Classes By Medium

 

 

  • Acrylic
  • Drawing
  • Oil
  • Other
  • Pastel
  • Watercolor

Plein Air with George Hayes

Instructed plein air (painting out doors) classes with George Hayes will take place on site in various locations around gorgeous Orange County.  Plein air is a wonderful way to explore the natural world with your fellow artists.  Experience the challenge of capturing a scene ala prima, in one session.   Topics will include preparatory composition and value sketches, canvas preparation, ariel perspective, and architectural perspective as applicable.

All mediums welcome, including oil paint, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, etc.

Open to absolute beginners and experienced artists alike!

Sessions will meet on site at 9:00 AM sharp and are approximately 3 hours long, ending around 12:00 or 12:30.

Classes will meet rain or shine unless a cancellation is announced.

Students must bring their own easel (field box, French easel, etc.) and materials.  See attached materials list:  Materials Hayes Plein Air

Please bring any snacks and beverages if you would like.

August Sessions:

8/5/18 Benedict Park, Montgomery

8/19/18 Orange County Arboretum

8/26/18 Kiernan Farm, 1308 Bruynswick Rd, Gardiner, NY 12525 Kiernan Farm

September Fall Sessions:

9/9/18 Goosepond Mountain State Park, Sand Trail (near 1198 17M), Chester, NY 10918  Goosepond Mountain State Park

9/16/18 Hill Hold Museum, 128 NY-416, Campbell Hall, NY 10916 Hill-Hold Museum

9/23/18 Orange County Farmer’s Museum, 850 NY-17K, Montgomery, NY 12549 Orange County Farmers Museum

9/30/18 Winding Hills Park, 1847 State Route 17K, Montgomery, NY 12549 Winding Hills County Park Montgomery

October Fall Sessions:

10/7/18 Perkins Memorial Tower, Harriman State Park, Perkins Memorial Dr, Stony Point, NY 10980 Perkins Memorial Tower Bear Mountain

10/14/18 Trestle at the Moodna Viaduct, trail head parking lot at 340-400 Otterkill Road, Salisbury Mills, NY Trestle Moodna Viaduct

10/21/18 Montgomery Mills & Wallkill River, 23 Factory Road, Montgomery NY 12549 Montgomery Mills

10/28/18 Tiorati Lake, Harriman State Park, Tiorati Circle, 3200 Seven Lakes Dr, Southfields, NY 10975 Harriman Tiorati Lake

 

Instructor: George Hayes
Session Dates: August 5, 19, 26 MEMBERS ($75.00)
August 5, 19, 26 Non-Members ($90.00)
August 19th Orange County Arboretum ($40.00)
August 26th Kiernan Farm, Gardener ($40.00)
September 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th MEMBERS ($100.00)
September 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th Non-Members ($120.00)
September 9th Goose Pond State Park ($40.00)
September 16th Hill Hold Museum ($40.00)
September 23rd Orange County Farmer's Museum ($40.00)
September 30th Winding Hills Park ($40.00)
October 7, 14, 21, 28 MEMBERS ($100.00)
October 7, 14, 21, 28 Non-Members ($120.00)
October 7th Perkins Memorial Tower Bear Mountain ($40.00)
October 14th Trestle, Moodna Viaduct ($40.00)
October 21st Montgomery Mills & Wallkill River ($40.00)
October 28th Tiorati Lake, Harriman State Park ($40.00)

Acrylic for Absolute Beginners With Nancy Reed Jones

This class is for folks who have always wanted to learn to paint but are intimidated by the more advanced classes. Students will learn the basic techniques and principles they will need to create beautiful acrylic paintings. classes will give you the foundational skills required to paint in the tactile and easy to work with medium that is acrylic

6:30-8:30pm Weds. evenings

Materials List

Paints (Windsor & Newton or Grumbacher) tube acrylics.

Colors:  Titanium White, Ultramarine Blue, Cadmium Yellow Light, Alizarin Crimson, Burnt Umber.

11×14 canvas

long handle brushes: 1 inch flat, 1/2 inch flat, 2 rounds ( 1 large and 1 small) #0 or #1 liner brush.(short handle)

paper towels, water container, paper plates for paint

 

 

 

 

Instructor: Nancy Reed Jones     [View Instructor Video]
Price: 3 sessions $120 nonmembers, $100 members, $80 online
Session Dates: Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26th Wed 6:30 Nonmembers ($160.00)
Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26th Wed 6:30 Members ($130.00)
Sept. 5th Wed 6:30 ($40.00)
Sept. 12th Wed 6:30 ($40.00)
Sept. 19th Wed 6:30 ($40.00)
Sept. 26th Wed 6:30 ($40.00)
Oct. 3, 24, 31 Wed 6:30 Nonmembers ($120.00)
Oct. 3, 24, 31 Wed 6:30 Members ($100.00)
Oct. 3rd Wed 6:30 ($40.00)
Oct. 24th Wed 6:30 ($40.00)
Oct. 31st Wed 6:30 ($40.00)
November 7, 14, 28th Wed 6:30 Nonmembers ($120.00)
November 7, 14, 28th Wed 6:30 Members ($100.00)
December 5, 12, 19 Wed 6:30 Nonmembers ($120.00)
December 5, 12, 19 Wed 6:30 Members ($100.00)

Acrylic with Nancy Reed Jones

head shot NancyBeginner through advanced acrylic painting workshop. Step by Step with Instructor Fine Art Acrylic Classes: Students will work step by step with Nancy Reed Jones to complete beautiful works of art. Students may also bring their own photos to work from independently and will receive help from instructor.  Relaxing music and refreshments. www.NancyReedJones.com
Class Time: Tuesdays 1-3pm ongoing at WRS or online: How an online class works
This class is OPEN TO ALL MEDIUMS and geared toward beginners to advanced. 
Instructor: Nancy Reed Jones     [View Instructor Video]
Session Dates: August 7, 14, 21, 28 Tues 1-3:00 ($125.00)
August 7, 14, 21, 28 Tues 1-3:00 MEMBERS ($100.00)
August single day ($30.00)
September 4, 11, 18, 25 Tues 1-3:00 ($125.00)
September 4, 11, 18, 25 Tues 1-3:00 MEMBERS ($100.00)
Sept. 4th Tues 1-3:00 ($30.00)
Sept. 11th Tues 1-3:00 ($30.00)
Sept. 18th Tues 1-3:00 ($30.00)
Sept. 25th Tues 1-3:00 ($30.00)
October 2, 23, 30th Tuesdays 1-3:00 ($95.00)
October 2, 23, 30th Tuesdays 1-3:00 MEMBERS ($75.00)
October single day ($30.00)
Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27th Tuesdays 1-3:00 MEMBERS ($100.00)
Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27th Tuesdays 1-3:00 ($125.00)
November single day ($30.00)
Dec. 4, 11, 18th Tuesdays 1-3:00 MEMBERS ($75.00)
Dec. 4, 11, 18th Tuesdays 1-3:00 ($95.00)
December single day ($30.00)
Repeating Dates: Tuesday ($30.00)

Portrait Long Pose with William Noonan

Screen Shot 2015-05-04 at 7.05.50 AMPortrait long pose with William Noonan – This one-a-month three hour session will have one long pose appropriate for portrait painting or drawing. Students may work in any medium they choose. Instruction will be one-on-one critiques with the teacher. This class is appropriate for intermediate to advanced students.

Class is offered on one day every month 6:00 – 9:00 PM

Class is  $35 + 11.25 model fee ($30 + $11.25 members.) Class Materials List 

 

Instructor: William Noonan     [View Instructor Video]
Price: $30 + 11.25 model fee = $41.25
Session Dates: September 20th 6-9:00 PM ($41.25)
October 4th 6-9:00 PM ($41.25)
November 1st 6-9:00 PM ($41.25)
December 6th 6-9:00 PM ($41.25)