Painting the Spring Landscape - En Plein Air, Oil or Acrylics

  • 02 May 2015
  • 9:00 AM
  • 16 May 2015
  • 4:00 PM
  • York Art Association
Painting the Spring Landscape
En Plein Air - Oil or Acrylics

Instructor: Mary Byrom

Dates: Two Sessions ~ Saturday, May 2 and May 16, 9-4 with Lunch Break

Location: York Village and York Harbor

Class Size: 4 minimum, 8 maximum

Fee for each Saturday Session:  $110 members and $120 nonmember 

Summer Day by Mary Byron

We will paint in York Village & York Harbor.
Classes will be outdoors on location. We start with a short discussion of the method I use while painting in plein air and a short demo of how I start a plein air painting. Students will receive individual attention at the easel.

We will discuss what we are seeing and focus on choosing a motif and designing a good painting. Thinking and planning ahead makes the painting process more enjoyable. We will learn and have fun! Midday there will be a lunch break. The afternoon will start with a review and discussion of the morning paintings. Depending on your experience you can expect to paint 1 - 3 small to medium sized paintings.

The “PLEIN AIR WARM UP” class is recommended for anyone interested in the one day plein air workshop especially if you are a beginner to plein air and would like to be more comfortable with the painting medium and experience.

Mary's biography can be seen at .

Maximum class size is limited to 8, so register early. 

Register by email to Pat Dateo at by March 19 and sending payment to York Art Art Association, PO Box 74, York Harbor, ME 03909 Attn: Pat Dateo. Please write the name of the class and which Saturday sessions on your check. 

Payment in full due to reserve your place
YAA reserves the right to cancel workshops due to insufficient interest.
Full refund in case of cancellation by YAA

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