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 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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    Jan
    Study Still-Life Painting---Teddy Jackson, MVIS-S
    Blue Springs, MO | January 26, 2019 | $40
    In this half-day workshop, focus on creating a pleasing abstract design of light and shadow while painting still-life with MVIS Signature member, Teddy Jackson. Contact Teddy (816) 392-2109 Hosted by Teddy Jackson Studio
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    Feb
    Painting the Heartland---Larry DeGraff
    Blue Springs, MO | February 22 - 23, 2019 | $200
    This two day workshop will focus on all aspects of painting the outdoors including; composition, color mixing, perspective, atmosphere and mood. Demonstration in oil, all mediums welcome. Contact Teddy Jackson to register (816) 392-2109 Hosted by Teddy Jackson Studio
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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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    MAND
    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