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BRONZclay Jewelry with Mary Sewell Cooper, La Veta, July 14-15, 2018

BRONZclay Jewelry Workshop

July 14-15
Instructor: Mary Sewell Cooper,  artist facebook page
Fee: $150, plus $35 lab fee
La Veta School of the Arts, 105 West Ryus Ave. (across from the town park), La Veta

Students will learn to construct bronze jewelry and accessories using BRONZclay, which can be worked like clay to construct unique pieces, then fired to metal in a kiln. The class is for beginners as well as more advanced students. Projects will be assigned according to your experience. Everything you need will be provided in class.

Instructor Mary Sewell Cooper is a jewelry artist and abstract expressionist painter who brings originality to her jewelry design. She has studied BRONZclay, COPPERclay and PMC jewelry making at Rio Grande, and Education in Motion classes in Albuquerque, NM. Her jewelry can be found in several galleries in the Southwest and online at etsy.com/marysewellcooper

The $35 lab fee is payable to Mary Cooper by check or cash at the beginning of class.

To register and for more information go to La Veta School of the Arts Mary Sewell Cooper Workshop. You can also call 719.250.5653 or email LVArtSchool@yahoo.com

Art in the Aspens Workshops 

Art in the Aspens 2018 Workshops

Study with some of the best instructors in the country. We offer all-inclusive workshops; tuition, meals, appetizers after class and happy hour libations as well as wine with dinner including private comfy lodging with private baths. Or students may choose a class with discounted lodging, where artists are responsible for their own meals and accommodations. Plein Air and studio workshops are offered in a variety of locations in Colorado.
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Teresa Vito | The Ultimate Still Life Workshop: Oil | July 23-26 | Cordillera (near Vail), CO | supply list>

Kim English | Figure & Landscape: Oil/Watercolor/Acrylic | August 5-10 | Cotopaxi, CO | supply list>

Randall Sexton | The Joy of Painting Plein Air: Oil/Pastel/Acrylic | August 19-24 | Cotopaxi, CO | supply list>

Michelle Torrez | Express Yourself: Oil/Pastel/Watercolor | September 17-20 | Cordillera (near Vail), CO | supply list>

Click here for registration information or contact Marty Brens at info@artaspens.com or 719.545.2795 for more information.

Experimental Drawing & Painting, La Veta, July 9-10

Experimental Drawing & Painting

September 4-8 | September 10-14
Instructor: Peggy Zehring  artist website
Fee: $375 per week
La Veta School of the Arts, 105 West Ryus Ave., La Veta

You will have 5 days (or, if you sign up for both classes, 11 days) to discover and explore your own unique style. Emphasis will be on creativity and originality and having fun with your art. Using tools, charcoal and paint, you will explore mark-making, paint possibilities, making sense of nonsense, trusting your own vision and the psychology of line, form and color. You will also begin to learn the language of abstraction. No experience is necessary. A supply list will be sent when you register.

To register and for more information click here>

ArtMakers Denver: An Urban Art Retreat, September 28-30, McNichols Building

ArtMakers Denver: An Urban Art Retreat

September 28-30
Instructors: various more info
Fee: 1 Day $255 | 2 Days $465 | 3 Days $655 thru July 31
Place: Hall of the West, National Western Complex, Denver, Colorado

Experience the spirit of artistic discovery in a variety of mediums and materials, while exploring a wide range of techniques. Workshops will include a diverse group of instructors and artists possessing various levels of experience; all with the relentless desire to create, discover, explore and enjoy!

For more information and to register click here>

Strathmore Online Workshops thru December 31, 2018

Strathmore 2018 Online Workshop Series

Workshops continue through December 31, 2018

Learn techniques from experienced artists through online videos and downloadable instructions. Get inspired from other students in Strathmore's virtual classroom. Keep motivated with ideas and tips from our instructors.

Workshop 1: Realistic Watercolor for Beginners
Instructor: Kelly Eddington
Start Date: March 5

Workshop 2: Colored Pencil with Mixed Media
Instructor: Sarah Becktel
Start Date: May 7

Workshop 3: Finding the Focus in your Painting
Instructor: Robert Burridge
Start Date: September 4

To register by creating a student account or to log in click here>