Workshop Calendar

2013 Plein Air Santa Fe Annual Paintout and Exhibit / June 21 – July 7, 2013

2013 Plein Air Santa Fe Annual Paintout and Exhibit / June 21 – July 7, 2013

2013 Plein Air Santa Fe Annual Paintout and Exhibit / June 21 – July 7, 2013 2013 Plein Air Santa Fe Exhibit Sponsored by PAPNM Gary Kim Fine Art Gallery 228 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe Two paintings from each of 45 juried members will be exhibited during this two week show. The paintings will represent work done during the paint-out held from June 16-20. Opening Reception: Friday, June 21, 2013, 5:00-7:00 PM, Gary Kim Fine Art Gallery, 228 Old Santa Fe Trail. Artists’ preview 4:00-5:00...

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Encaustic Painting Workshop / April 13, 2013

Encaustic Painting Workshop / April 13, 2013

This workshop is a one day intensive for almost all you need to know about  the ancient practice of painting with beeswax. You will learn how to make homemade gesso, make your own colors, and different techniques of application. Wax painting is truly unique and Fun. Take home your new wax creation. Nicola Gadbois has been painting for over 25 years and exhibits in Santa Fe. He teaches Encaustic painting through Continuing Ed at Santa Fe Community College. Cost: $200 Max. Attendees: 8 When...

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DIY Santa Fe – A Creative Way to Discover Santa Fe / Special workshops, classes and lodging offers in March, 2013

DIY Santa Fe – A Creative Way to Discover Santa Fe / Special workshops, classes and lodging offers in March, 2013

DIY Santa Fe – A Creative Way to Discover Santa Fe Special workshops, classes and lodging offers in March, 2013 www.diysantafe.org Santa Fe is helping everyone help find their inner artist this spring by experiencing, first hand, what makes Santa Fe, New Mexico a nationally recognized center of creativity. Abundant visual arts fill the city with galleries, outdoor art and museums while Santa Fe’s adobe architecture, unique multi-cultural traditions and stunning scenery can’t help but...

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Painting the Light; Plein Air on Site Drawing & Painting with Janet Shaw Amtmann / October 1-5, 2012

Painting the Light; Plein Air on Site Drawing & Painting with Janet Shaw Amtmann / October 1-5, 2012

Students will have the opportunity to paint landscapes on site in the beautiful Santa Fe mountains, the Historic Pecos Monument and villages in the area.  The fall color should be reaching it peak at that time.  Class will begin with instruction in composition and include a demonstration by the instructor on site.  Students may paint in oils, pastels or acrylics.  The on site experience teaches students to capture the light and shadow in the composition quickly as we will be in natures’...

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Santa Fe Creative Tourism Newsletter / July & August 2012

Santa Fe Creative Tourism Newsletter / July & August 2012

Testimonial – New Mexico ArtSpa “I have to confess, I was completely flummoxed by the description “art spa”. I couldn’t get past my vision of “spa” as a place where you go for a massage or a soak or a sauna. But now my horizons have been broadened and I can conceive of  a spa as any place you go to have a rejuvenating experience-in this case via art.  Talk about “in the moment”! I found that everything went out of mind except what I was...

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Pastels at Twilight with Jane Shoenfeld / Starts May 23rd, 2012 (8 Classes)

Pastels at Twilight with Jane Shoenfeld / Starts May 23rd, 2012 (8 Classes)

Master Pastelist Jane Shoenfeld will guide you towards color, imaginative simplification and a vibrant and energetic use of pastel and mixed media technqiues. The process of the class will include both   structure and concepts and loosening up and “letting go”. We will study the relationship between light and dark tones and color. Seeing the “value” of a color will greatly enhance the strength of your composition. Pastel painting is enlivened by energetic mark making....

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5 Days Plein Air Painting Workshop on Canyon Road with Gary Kim / Starts March 26th, 2012

5 Days Plein Air Painting Workshop on Canyon Road with Gary Kim / Starts March 26th, 2012

This 5-day workshop is recommended for both beginner and advanced artists who wish to learn the essence of plein air painting from master artist and gallery owner, Gary Kim, on historic Canyon Road. During the workshop, Gary will demonstrate how to create dramatic composition using just a few lines, how to mix rich, sophisticated colors with a limited palette, how to create distances with the right values and color temperatures and learn essential techniques to create your own professional...

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DIY Santa Fe Art Month Calendar / March 16th through March 30th, 2012

DIY Santa Fe Art Month Calendar / March 16th through March 30th, 2012

Microwave Dyeing Yarn and Roving Instruction with Robin Pascal / March 18th 5-Day Painting Package with Cathy Carey / March 19th-23rd Couples Glass Paperweight Making Workshop /Every Weekend in March There’s a Transfer in My Texture with Sandra Duran Wilson / March 19th & 20th Painting with Paper: Abstract Still Life with Mickey Bond /March 20th One on One Lampwork Glass Beadmaking Classes with Donna Nova / Everyday in March The Art of Belly Dancing with Joan Kafri / Everyday in March...

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Santa Fe Plein-Air Workshop with Daryl Urig / Indian Market Week / August 13th & 14th,15th & 16th 2012

Santa Fe Plein-Air Workshop with Daryl Urig / Indian Market Week / August 13th & 14th,15th & 16th 2012

Nationally Acclaimed oil painter Daryl Urig will provide a unique presentation of rich Instruction on the benefits of having an actionable plan and proven step-by-step procedure for capturing great Plein-Air paintings. From creating dynamic compositions, mixing rich colors, and capturing light with lively paint. Will we use a brush or a painting knife? All mediums welcome, demonstrations will be in oil paint. When: August 13 & 14, 2012 August 15 & 16, 2012   Where:  Santa Fe, New...

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5-Day Painting Package with Cathy Carey / Limited space available, Book Now! / DIY Santa Fe Art Month / March 19th through the 23rd 2012

5-Day Painting Package with Cathy Carey / Limited space available, Book Now! / DIY Santa Fe Art Month / March 19th through the 23rd 2012

DIY Santa Fe – 2012 Spring Break Package features exclusive lodging savings of 20% on the Inn’s accommodations during the entire month of March, 2012. Guests book their hotel accommodations directly with the Inn and Spa at Loretto at our Reservations Toll Free phone number: 866-582-1646 or online. Guests reserve all DIY workshops and classes directly through the artist of interest. It is recommended that you contact the artist prior to booking your room reservation to ensure class...

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Resonating in the Presence of Nature / September 20-23, 2012 @ Ghost Ranch Retreat Center / Abiquiu, New Mexico

Resonating in the Presence of Nature / September 20-23, 2012 @ Ghost Ranch Retreat Center / Abiquiu, New Mexico

A workshop for people who love nature, want to express this love in creative ways, deepen their perceptions and intuition and share their beauty and passion for life with others. This course is approved for 24 continuing education units. Outdoor activities include pastel sketching, mixed media and expressive writing. The emphasis is on the creative process. No previous art or writing experience is needed. Activities take place on the beautiful grounds of Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico about...

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Experience Plein Air in New Mexico ! 5 Day Painting the streets of Santa Fe Package with Michael Lewis / March 2012

Experience Plein Air  in New Mexico ! 5 Day Painting the streets of Santa Fe Package with Michael Lewis / March 2012

DIY Santa Fe – 2012 Spring Break Package features exclusive lodging savings of 20% on the Inn’s accommodations during the entire month of March, 2012. Guests book their hotel accommodations directly with the Inn and Spa at Loretto at our Reservations Toll Free phone number: 866-582-1646 or online. Guests reserve all DIY workshops and classes directly through the artist of interest. It is recommended that you contact the artist prior to booking your room reservation to ensure class...

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