Online Artist Workshops

Composition and Other Steps to a Successful Painting

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Video and live instruction

Taught By Steve Liker, Resident Artist at RPAC Art Center and Academy

Preview Workshop

Call 475-215-5740 for Information on scheduling this workshop with Steve Liker.  Times are flexible and we can accommodate your schedule.

Workshop Information:

Composition is key to the success of any painting in order to stop the viewer in their tracks and increase its attractiveness and perceived value. Steve will provide the following techniques and hands-on exercises to put to practice:

1) Selecting a subject and composition
2) Choosing values and hues
3) Balance and space
4) Other tips for painting success

“If the composition or the design of your painting is dull or flawed then no amount of fancy brush strokes will save it.”- Steve Liker

Supply List:

Bring your imagination and creativity!  A flash drive if you want a copy of the presentation.  Sketching material supplied by the workshop.

Call 475-215-5740 for Information on scheduling this workshop with Steve Liker.  Times are flexible and we can accommodate your schedule.

An Introduction to Light Painting in Photography

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Video and live instruction

Taught By Will Cook, Resident Photographer at RPAC Art Center and Academy

Preview Workshop

Call 475-215-5740 for Information on scheduling this workshop with Will Cook.  Times are flexible and we can accommodate your schedule.

Workshop Information:

  1. Learn how to set up your camera for long exposure photography
  2. Learn about the resources used to create interesting lighting
  3. Learn about composition and imagination

Supply List:

Bring your imagination and creativity!  You will need a DSLR and tripod.  Being able to work in the dark would be helpful to create maximum light effects.

An Introduction to Materials for Acrylic Pouring

By Brandy Perrone, Resident Artist RPAC Art Center and Academy

Video Information:

You will see what Brandy uses when she sets up for an Acrylic Pouring Project.  Brandy recommends this project for a serious artist to find a unique style of creating an abstract OR for the beginner just trying out this fun technique.

Recommendation on Brushes that are Fantastic for Painting Lace.

By Dee Dee Colabella, Resident Artist and Owner of RPAC Art Center and Academy

Video Information:

Dee Dee Colabella has spent time learning how to successfully paint lace. This video is about brushes she finds useful to successfully paint lace