WORKSHOPS

2019 Workshops at Cedar Lakes Crafts Center, WV

 

Cedar Lakes is a truly wonderful place to work, only three hours from Columbus. This is the most reasonable workshop, fee-wise, you will find. Fees include tuition, room and board- and the food is good! Call Melissa Litton to register: (304) 372-7860, ext. 408.

(or simply call (304) 372-7860 and speak to whomever answers). Online at:

www.cedarlakes.com.

The address is: 82 FFA Drive, Ripley, WV 25271

 

Acrylic Workshop:

Friday, May 10, 7:00 PM, to Sunday, May 12, 3:30 PM (weekend).

Fees range from $225 to $316, depending on room and double or single occupancy (the fee includes everything). Come spend a relaxing weekend experiencing the exciting medium of acrylic!

 

 Learn how to apply acrylic in many different ways, with a variety of brush strokes, resulting in an array of effects- transparent, opaque, brilliantly colored, or light in tone.

 

This class includes lots of individual attention, constructive

class critique, and a variety of subject matter. We may paint outdoors, depending on weather.

 

Vivian will demonstrate throughout the weekend. Although some painting experience is helpful, all levels are welcome.

 

 

Watercolor Workshop:

Monday July 22, 8:30 AM (arrive July 21) to Friday July 26, 3:30 PM (1 week).

 

Fees range from $428 to $656, depending on room and double or

single occupancy (the fee includes everything). This week will focus on the wonderful transparency and color vibrancy of the watercolor medium as we learn several methods of application, with demonstration and step-by-step approach.

 

Some new techniques are always presented, with the possibility of painting on new surfaces. Lots of individual attention and helpful critique.

 

Students have said: “This workshop was one of the best I’ve attended!” “Your instruction and help is excellent. Every class I take from you I learn more and more!”

 

 

Pastel Unlimited:

Friday October 11, 7:00 PM to Sunday October 13, 3:30 PM (weekend).

 

Fees range from $225 to $316, depending on room and double or single occupancy (the fee includes everything).

 

This course stresses the infinite versatility of this increasing popular medium. Each student will learn to achieve vibrant “color with character”, aided by proper tonal value, light, and pattern, as he/she learns a specific technique or application with a variety of subject matter.

 

Lots of individual attention and constructive class critique. As a participant reported, “I have learned and produced more in your class than dozens of others I have attended!”

 

Please feel free to call me with any questions concerning any of the above classes or workshops. I look forward to seeing you!

Vivian Ripley

(614) 451-6254

 

WORKSHOPS AT UPPER ARLINGTON  (COLUMBUS, OHIO)-2019

Creating with Colored Pencil

January 18 - March 8: Fridays, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, UA Municipal Services Center (Lower Level Rec Room). Learn a variety of colored pencil techniques, applied in multiple ways to a variety of surfaces. Composition, value, pattern, and color use are stressed. The class features demonstration, personal attention and encourages individual projects. A relaxing and creative way to start the day! All levels. Supply list emailed.

"I appreciate the hands-on help, individual critiques and specific instruction!” “Talented, student-centered teacher!”

 

 

Watercolor on Gesso (one-day workshop)

Saturday, February 16: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, UA Senior Center Building 1, Room

105. Take advantage of this day-long workshop to learn and practice Vivian’s unique gesso technique. Painting on a gesso surface provides an opportunity for experimentation, creating the lights and vibrant clean color. Elements of design  and value are stressed through demonstration, individual attention, and class critique. Purchase the gesso-prepared surface, at minimal cost, from the instructor. Some painting  experience is helpful. One-hour lunch break. Supply list e-mailed.

 

 

Please feel free to call me with any questions concerning any of the above classes or workshops. I look forward to seeing you!

 

Vivian Ripley 614-451-6254

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