Plein Air Drawing and Painting for Beginners
July 9, 2017
10:30 AM - 12 PM
Ages 18 +
July 9, 10:30 AM–12 PM, Crocker Art Museum
July 16, 9 AM–12 PM, Young's Vineyard in Amador County
July 23, 9 AM–12 PM, Ancil Hoffman Park
July 30, 10:30 AM – 4 PM, Crocker Art Museum
Discover how artists interpret their outdoor drawings to produce paintings. Begin by learning how to draw outdoors with ease, and develop content on site that you can reference later when you return to the Crocker studios. Spend a day looking through your drawings, and make artistic decisions as you transfer your vision onto canvas.
$145 members • $165 nonmembers
Instructor: Abigail VanCannon
About the Instructor:
Abigail VanCannon paints out of her home studio in Sacramento, CA. Her artistic background allows her to work and teach in numerous mediums, but she is most prolific in oils. She holds a BFA from Iowa State University and MFA from the Academy of Art University. SouthWest Art Magazine name VanCannon one of the 21 Under 31 emerging artists in 2012. She was selected for 30 Under 30 in Summer 2013 Art Business News Publication as well as SouthWest Art Magazine “Meet The Finalist” December 2013. VanCannon keeps and active exhibition record, showing in many local and national settings.
Register by clicking the REGISTER button above or visit the Museum Admission Desk.
No experience is required unless noted. The Museum provides student-quality supplies included in the fee unless indicated otherwise. Students are welcome to bring their personal supplies; however there is no discount for doing so. Oil paints are not allowed in studio classrooms.