Finding Artistic Direction in “Paint and Words"

Finding Artistic Direction in  “Paint and Words"
Finding Artistic Direction in  “Paint and Words"
Finding Artistic Direction in  “Paint and Words"

 
One day workshop
Saturday August 26, 2017
9am - 4pm
Cost: $125
Artists' Guild Members: $112.50
(Limit 12 people)
  

A One Day Creative Workshop for the Beginner or the Creative Person,
Art supplies included:
Finding Artistic Direction in "Paint and Words" 
with Billyo O'Donnell and Karen Glines

Description: Art supplies provided: easels, paints, brushes and canvas.
For the creative person, or beginning level artists.  
A creative workshop on the relationship between art and the story with Billyo O'Donnell and Karen Glines Artist and Author of Painting Missouri: The Counties en Plein Air. This is a unique workshop to expand the creative individual's concept of direction. Whether you're an artist or a writer, you will learn from each discipline in a fun and educational environment. There will be examples and demonstrations showing how the fundamentals in a painting or narrative can change to give it a sense of purpose and personalized meaning.
Workshop includes:
- 9-9:30am: A short introduction of how the book and exhibit, Painting Missouri: The Counties en Plein Air became a reality.
- 9:30am-Noon: How to give the painting a concept that goes beyond the image and how to create a narrative that draws attention to the subject matter and appeals to the audience. Will include demonstrations. Will continue in 1-2:30pm time slot.
- Noon-1pm: Lunch – (nearby walking distance casual restaurants, bag lunches from home, or we order for delivery) - Karen and Billyo will be available to continue the discussion with those who would like to join them for a quick lunch at a nearby Deli, cafe, or delivery.
- 1-2:30pm: CONTINUED: How to give the painting a concept that goes beyond the image and how to create a narrative that draws attention to the subject matter and appeals to the audience. Will include demonstrations and more interactive discussions on the topic.
- 2:30-4pm: Round table discussion with entire group - The ins and outs of collaboration on a major project including project management, book proposals, creating the art, writing/editing, publicity, and most of all – endurance. 
- 4pm: Conclusion
 
St. Louis Artists’ Guild
12 N. Jackson at Forsyth
314-727-6266
www.stlouisartistsguild.org
www.paintingmissouri.com
 

 

Dates: 
Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Cost: 
Non-members:$125 | Artists' Guild Members:$112.50
Phone: 
314-727-6266