Date: Sept 16 & 17th, 2017 Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Location: Meet at Sheree’s studio; Studio F, 161 Pemberton Ave., North Vancouver Costs: $250/person Description: Experience the magic of painting outdoors “en plein air”. This two-day weekend workshop will provide you with the basics of drawing, colour mixing and composition in the field. […]
Michael King is an active member of the Federation of Canadian Artists, the president of the Fraser Valley Chapter of the FCA, and an elected member of the Society of Canadian Artists. His work appears in private collections throughout Canada and the United States and he has been fortunate to win awards in a variety of exhibitions and competitions.
Entries by Michael
Date: August 5, 2017 Time: 10am to 2pm; as part of the Harmony Arts Festival Location: 1414 Argyle Avenue, Ambleside Landing, West Vancouver (map) Costs: $35 +tax; Wine & Cheese reception to follow for artists & jurors Description: In this traditional Plein Air painting competition, painters must originate, paint, complete and frame a painting that […]
Date: June 3-4th, 2017 Time: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM Location: Granville Island, BC (map) Meet at Federation Gallery Costs: Members $200 / Non-Members $250 Level: Beginner & Intermediate Medium: Acrylic & Oil Description: Adams will be drawing on over 15 years of plein air experience and teachings from some amazing mentors to present you […]
Federation of Canadian Artists Plein Air Retreat with Gaye Adams, Doug Levitt, Janice Robertson & Mike Svobb. Date: September 24-30th 2017 Location: The historic Flying U Ranch, on the banks of Green Lake, north of Kamloops (N Green Lake Rd, 70 Mile House, BC V0K 2K0) Costs: Varies based on accommodations (ranges from $1,475+GST to […]
Eleven Acclaimed Plein Air artists create an event & exhibition – for the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival and VanDusen Gardens. Painting on location throughout Vancouver. Enda BARDELL Charlie EASTON Joanne HASTIE Maria JOSENHANS Sheree JONES (oil) Andrew McDERMOTT Carol McQUAID Denise MAXWELL Jan POYNTER Shirley Claire WILLIAMS Ann WILLSIE SPRING 2017 – BC Plein Air […]
Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to the critic.
Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.