Elementary Van Gogh Paintings

Elementary Art Classes Van Gogh Paintings We pulled out our easels and brightened up The Studio this week with our Van Gogh style sunflower acrylic paintings. Vincent Van Gogh Vincent Van Gogh was born in Holland in 1853. He had two bothers and three sisters.  He was closest to his younger brother, Theo. Vincent lovedContinue reading “Elementary Van Gogh Paintings”

Torn Paper Portraits – Teens Class

In our teen class this week, we assembled our ceramics projects. Sorry images of these are under wraps until after Christmas. Now that the big ceramic project is done, we returned to our Torn Paper Portraits.  This project is an exercise to learn value. Value is the amount of light reflected from the surface. ValueContinue reading “Torn Paper Portraits – Teens Class”

Adult Ceramics – Final Touch on the Clocks

It was another very creative week at Picket Fence Art.  In the adult class we added the final touches to the Ceramic Clocks. We have had so much fun with ceramics the past few weeks that we decided to upgrade the kiln.  An early Christmas present arrived for me on Friday! We love working withContinue reading “Adult Ceramics – Final Touch on the Clocks”

Fine Art Painting Workshop with Henry Stinson

Come join us at our beautiful Studio for a three-day painting workshop with renowned artist Henry Stinson. Painting Workshop with Henry Stinson When: March 4 – 6th, 2016 9:00AM – 5:00PM Where: Picket Fence Art Studio Price: $325 + model fee to be determined but no more than $50.  $100 Registration due at time ofContinue reading “Fine Art Painting Workshop with Henry Stinson”

PTA Reflections

Students have been busy outside the Studio as well. Several students have entered their local PTA Reflections contest. The Reflections Program is a National PTA and Washington State PTA cultural arts competition. The purpose of this program is to provide an opportunity for students to use their creative talents by expressing themselves through their ownContinue reading “PTA Reflections”

Ceramic Painting

The Elves were busy this week at Picket Fence Art Studio putting the final touches on their ceramics projects! Sorry – no photos of the kids classes this week!   We talked about Color Theory and mixing colors while we painted our projects.   We were busy painting our ceramics in the Adult Class asContinue reading “Ceramic Painting”