Workshops

Our members offer a variety of opportunities to learn.
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    May
    Plein Air Watercolor---Spencer Meagher
    Augusta, MO | May 1, 2019 | $85
    Hosted by Augusta Plein Air: Students will learn as Spencer demonstrates a variety of techniques for applying paint to paper in a plein air setting. MVIS Sponsored Event Contact [email protected] (636) 228-4005
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    April
    A-Day en Plein Air---MVIS Workshop
    St. Joseph, MO | April 27, 2019 | $95 / $110 nonmembers
    Brent Seevers, MVIS will be teaching the fundamentals of Impressionist painting with a 1-day MVIS workshop for plein air painters at the beginner and intermediate level. It will be taught in the pastel medium. Contact Brent Seevers [email protected]
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    June
    Beginning Watercolor---Spencer Meagher
    Grand Marais, MN | June 22 - 23, 2019 | $195
    Hosted by Grand Marais Art Colony: Immerse yourself in two days of intense study in watercolor. Lots of demos take each student step-by-step through the process of developing a finished painting. Contact Ruth Pszwaro [email protected] (218) 387-2737
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    July
    Plein Air Tuscany & Umbria, Italy---Spencer Meagher
    Tuscany - Umbria, Italy | July 6 - 13, 2019 | $3,690
    Picture yourself, feel, experience, and enjoy Italy. Workshops include as many demos and daily critiques sessions for those who wish to participate. Contact Pat Mahoney [email protected]
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    April
    Painting the Plein Air Sunset---Larry DeGraff
    Augusta, MO | April 27 - 28, 2019 | $85
    This two day workshop is part of the annual Augusta Plein Air Festival in Augusta, MO. You do not need to register and participate in the festival to attend the workshop. Contact: (636) 228-4005 www.augustapleinair.com
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    March
    Values are the Foundation---Teddy Jackson, MVIS-S
    Blue Springs, MO | March 23, 2019 | $80
    A one-day workshop by Teddy Jackson, MVIS-S focusing on greater contrast and simplification. Creating your roadmap and visualizing your painting before you add color. Call Teddy (816) 392-2109 Hosted by Teddy Jackson Studio
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    Pastel en Plein Air---Brent Seevers, MVIS
    St. Joseph - Kansas City, MO area | on demand | $230
    MVIS Co-Founder, Brent Seevers offers 2-day private plein air workshops in pastels. Limited attendance of 1-4 individuals. More one-on-one, perfect for those who are novice or intermediate in pastel and/or plein air painting. Participants will learn to interpret the view before them in a timely and impressionistic manner. Demos and focus on composition, perspective, interpreting light and shadows, and creating mood. Contact and schedule a workshop [email protected]
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    MAND
    Outdoors en Oil---Brent Seevers, MVIS
    St. Joseph - Kansas City, MO area | on demand | $230
    This is a 2-day private plein air workshop offered by MVIS Co-Founder, Brent Seevers. Limited attendance of 1-4 individuals. One-on-one teaching, perfect for those who are novice or intermediate in oil painting and/or plein air. Learn to interpret a scene in a timely and impressionistic manner. Demos and focus on composition, perspective, interpreting light and shadows, and creating mood. Contact and schedule a workshop [email protected]
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    April
    Mastering Reflections---Phil Schmidt
    Belton, MO | April 1 - 3, 2019 | $250
    Phil will teach his approach to painting reflective surfaces in watercolor. Three paintings will be done during the workshop: one with highly polished chrome, one with moving water, and one chosen by each student. A fun and challenging workshop for beginners and experienced painters. Contact Phil Schmidt [email protected] (816) 269-6449
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    June
    Plein Air Steelville---Daniel Fishback
    Steelville, MO | June 1 - 2, 2019 | $145
    Daniel Fishback will be teaching participants how to select and compose a worthwhile subject. Learn how to use thumbnail sketches to create a good design. How to squint your eyes and see less detail, simplify the scene, see values better. Help create depth in your paintings. Contact Daniel [email protected]
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    May
    Impressionist Painting Workshop---Slava Korolenkon
    Shawnee, KS | May 18 - 21, 2019 | $575
    Russian painter, Slava Korolenkon will be teaching a plein air workshop in the KC area. Free painting demo May 17 with RSVP. Hosted by Stacy Krieg. Contact Stacy [email protected]