Jun
22
Dec 22

2017 Workshops

 

Workshops for 2017 are filled.

Watch for a few "travel" workshops that may still be added to this year's calendar.


"Lay it Down and Leave it Alone" Workshop
May
23
May 26

"Lay it Down and Leave it Alone" Workshop

Stop futzing. Learn how to mix a bigger pile of paint and get it onto your brush and off onto the canvas without overworking it. People want to see brushwork. We will also be working with palette knife. 

This class is often held outdoors to better enjoy the spring weather in Southern California. 

Space is limited to ten students to ensure individual attention and instruction. 

Location: Newport Beach, Laguna Beach, Huntington Beach and Dana Point, CA 9AM-4PM

Tution: $550

Click here to register.

Supply List available at Dick Blick.com. Order all your supplies online. 

Order Debra Huse Basic Brush recommendations from Rosemary Brushes

  • Ivory Long Flats size 2,4 & 6, --11” handles
  • Ivory Short Flats Sizes 4 & 6  --11” handles
  • Pure Sable Series 90 Rigger Brush size 2 (comes in short handle)

 

 

 

"Color Secrets" Workshop
Apr
11
Apr 14

"Color Secrets" Workshop

Explore new ways to paint white using color and discover alternatives to grey in shadows. 

  • Learn the art of mixing color while perfecting value
  • Learn how to warm up color and how to cool it down
  • Learn how to neutralize a color and show it off with its' compliment
  • Learn how to use color to create depth and atmosphere
  • Learn how to conquer clouds, skies, water, mountain & fields

This workshop will take place indoors in a very comfortable setting for beginning and intermediate painters. 9AM-4PM

Location: Newport Beach, CA

Tution: $550

Click here to register.

Supply List available at Dick Blick.com. Order all your supplies online. 

Order 'Debra Huse Basics Brush recommendations from Rosemary Brushes

  • Ivory Long Flats size 2,4 & 6, --11” handles
  • Ivory Short Flats Sizes 4 & 6  --11” handles
  • Pure Sable Series 90 Rigger Brush size 2 (comes in short handle)
"Focus on Value" Workshop
Mar
14
Mar 16

"Focus on Value" Workshop

Besides drawing and composition, the most component of a successful painting is VALUE! Learn how to achieve foreground, middle-ground and background. Debra will teach you how to look past color and achieve correct value. This workshop will take place indoors in a very comfortable setting This is a great class for both beginning and intermediate painters.

Location: Newport Beach, CA

Tution: $400

Click here to register.

Supply List available at Dick Blick.com. Order all your supplies online.

Order 'Debra Huse Basics Brush recommendations from Rosemary Brushes

  • Ivory Long Flats size 2,4 & 6, --11” handles
  • Ivory Short Flats Sizes 4 & 6  --11” handles
  • Pure Sable Series 90 Rigger Brush size 2 (comes in short handle)

 

Big, Bold, Basics Workshop
Feb
7
Feb 9

Big, Bold, Basics Workshop

Beginners & Collectors

No experience necessary!

Starting from the beginning, as Debra teaches step-by-step about the easel set-up, design and composition, the color wheel, the palette, how to hold the brush to apply paint and mixing with the palette knife. "Paint Along" together one step at a time. This is a wonderful workshop for beginners, collectors or anyone who loves art. This workshop will take place indoors in a very comfortable setting and is really FUN.

Each participant will go home with a small framed completed painting or three!

Location: Newport Beach, CA. Indoors. 9AM-4PM

Tution: $400

Click here to register. 

Supply List available at Dick Blick.com. Order all your supplies online.