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Assemblage Accents: Employing Faux Finishes & Patinas with Lisa Cyr

This video covers creatively customizing found objects, assemblage accents and sculptural creations with unique finishes and patinas. A diverse array of techniques and materials from re-purposed and custom-treated natural and man-made elements are explored. Working in bas-relief and dealing with the structural issues of assemblage accents and three-dimensional work are also discussed.  

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Transforming the Surface with Mixed Media Painting Techniques with Lisa Cyr

This video covers a striking array of creative approaches in which to alter and transform the mixed-media painting surface. Lushly painted passages and rich transitions employing resist, blotting, lift-off, dissolve, marbling, sponging, distressing, aging and printmaking techniques are shown in inventive combinations. Utilizing both traditional and unconventional tools and techniques, this video will certainly ignite the creative juices. READ MORE ABOUT THIS VIDEO HERE

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Collage Techniques for the Mixed Media Artist with Lisa Cyr

This video covers an array of exciting techniques for collage from gluing, sealing, tearing, scoring, punching, die-cutting and custom inlays to wrinkling, creasing, burning, peeling-back, stitching, weaving, embossing and debossing handmade, custom treated and machine-made papers, foils and ephemera. If you love working in collage this lecture by artist Lisa L. Cyr is for you! READ MORE ABOUT THIS VIDEO HERE

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FREE Online Event: Gallery Basics: A Guide to Professional Etiquette for Approaching & Landing a Gallery

This informative webinar will provide an overview of the best ways to seek and find gallery representation for your fine art. Topics covered will include the many benefits of working with a gallery, how to choose the right galleries to approach, the materials you’ll need to assemble, and the right—and wrong—ways to follow up. There will be plenty of time for questions and answers as well. About Kristin Hoerth: Kristin joined Southwest Art in 1994 and was named Editor in Chief in 2002. From the magazine’s editorial offices in Colorado, … View

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Peek Inside… Methods of Colored Pencil Masters | Sandra Angelo Presents Colored Pencil Textures Expert David Dooley

Brought to You by The North Light Shop Sign up today for free and discover: • Master David Dooley’s time saving tips and shortcuts • Insider secrets for creating realistic colored pencil art • How to avoid common mistakes • Sneak peek into a mixed media approach to colored pencil • Chance to ask questions – with Master Dooley… LIVE! • And more! Want to create award winning colored pencil pieces that walk away with top awards and lucrative commissions? Join Sandra Angelo as she introduces you to the MOST … View

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Online Event: Paint Along with Johannes Vloothuis

Artists Network Online Events and WetCanvas Live! Posted on March 29, 2013 by dans | Categories: Artist’s Network Online Events. Bookmark the permalink. Insider Secrets to Master Pets in Days Instead of Decades with Sandra Angelo Take Your Pet Portraits from Wimpy to WOW! Brought to You by The North Light Shop Date: 4.16.13 | Time: 1pm EDT | Cost: FREE Sandra Angelo Pets Workshop Image for GTWIn this FREE online event, join award-winning author and world renowned artist Sandra Angelo as she shares insider tips, tricks and shortcuts that … View

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Online Event: Transforming the Surface with Mixed-Media Painting Techniques

Transforming the Surface with Mixed-Media Painting Techniques Brought to You by The North Light Shop Date: Tuesday, May 7th (Now Available for Download) Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT This webinar will cover a striking array of creative approaches in which to alter and transform the mixed-media painting surface. Lushly painted passages and rich transitions employing resist, blotting, lift-off, dissolve, marbling, sponging, distressing, aging and printmaking techniques will be shown in inventive combinations. Utilizing both traditional and unconventional tools and techniques, this webinar will certainly ignite the creative juices! … View

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Watercolor Art Critique Seminar

The artist’s studio can be a creative but sometimes solitary place. Many artists work without the benefit of feedback, fellowship and, very often, solace. Unbiased critique is essential to artistic growth and finding a trusted source can be a particular challenge. Professional critique will provide you with evaluation of your work and give feedback and direction to take your art to the next level. The Watercolor Art Critique Seminar is here to connect you with that expertise. Now you can get professional advice to not only improve your watercolor painting … View

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Color Theory Made REALLY Easy with Sandra Angelo Online Event

Brought to You by The North Light Shop & Artist’s Network Make muddy colors a thing of the past. Learn exciting color mixing tips for working in a variety of media. Using a simplified Old Masters’ systems you’ll be creating dynamic colors that pop off your paper in this online event. Sandra Angelo tackled the complex topic of Color Theory and distilled the Old Masters’ methods into super simple step by step systems that will insure lasting color confidence that could lead to top awards and lucrative commissions. . In … View

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FREE Online Event: Secrets to Painting Realistic Faces with Carrie Stuart Parks

Carrie Stuart Parks makes painting faces fun and easy with the tips and techniques in her new book on Secrets to Painting Realistic Faces in Watercolor. In this free one-hour online event, Carrie opens up the pages of her book and gives you a sneak peek into Secrets to Painting Realistic Faces in Watercolor, so that you can not only see what the book has to offer, but learn some tips along the way, including: * Materials to get started * What makes a good reference photo * Step-by-step approach … View

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FREE Online Art Event with Lee Hammond | Peek Inside Draw Animals in Nature

This workshop is no longer available. Click here to view a list of currently available workshops. Join us for this FREE online art event!  Brought to You by The North Light Shop Peek Inside… Draw Animals in Nature with Lee Hammond! Date: 10.23.12 |  Time: 1pm EDT  | Cost: FREE Watch how quickly your art will improve with Lee Hammond’s friendly teaching style and proven techniques! In this FREE one-hour online event, artist and author Lee Hammond opens up the pages of her new North Light book, Draw Animals in … View

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FREE Online Art Event with Sandra Angelo | Draw Portraits: People & Pets

This workshop is no longer available. Click here to view a list of currently available workshops. Brought to You by The North Light Shop Peek Inside… Portrait Drawing: People & Pets with Sandra Angelo! Date: 9.18.12 |  Time: 1pm EDT  | Cost: FREE Shorten your learning curve with insider tips from a world famous portrait master! Using Sandra’s Super Simple Sketching System for pets and people you will be able to master drawing portraits in days instead of decades. In this free one-hour online event, Sandra shares pages from her … View

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Free Online Art Seminar: Drawing & Colored Pencil Made Easy with Sandra Angelo

This workshop is no longer available. Click here to view currently available workshops. Drawing & Colored Pencil Made Easy! with Sandra Angelo Brought to You by The North Light Shop Date: 7.10.12 |  Time: 1pm ET  | Cost: FREE Do your want to improve your drawing skills to make your artwork strong and skip hours of colored pencil mistakes to go right to creating fabulous paintings? Using Sandra Angelo’s “Super Simple Sketching System” and “Colored Pencil Methods of the Masters,” you will be able to master drawing and colored pencil … View

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Free Online Event: Peek Inside Journeys to Abstraction with Sue St. John

This workshop is no longer available. Click here to view a list of currently available workshops. Peek Inside Journeys to Abstraction with Sue St. John Brought to You by The North Light Shop Date: 6.26.12 |  Time: 1pm ET  | Cost: FREE Discover how artists build layers of texture and meaning into their art as they paint, pour, scrape, stamp, and more, bringing the expressive power of color, line and texture to their paintings. In this FREE one-hour online event, join artist and author Sue St. John as she opens … View

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Free Online Event: Draw Radiant Flowers with Sandra Angelo

Free Online Event: How to Draw Flowers with Sandra Angelo This workshop is no longer available. Click here to view a list of currently available workshops. Tuesday, May 15, 2012 | 1-2pm EDT | FREE After a drab, dreary winter, nothing cheers you more than gazing at beautiful blossoms bursting with shades of spring. Bring these blooms to artistic life as you discover how to draw a flower step by step. Get insider flower drawing tips, tricks for how to draw different flowers, ideas for easy to draw flowers, and … View

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Online Art Seminar: How to Draw a Realistic Face, Step by Step

This workshop is no longer available. Click here to see a list of upcoming watercolor courses and here to see a list of free online seminars.   How to Draw a Realistic Face with Carrie Stuart Parks   Date: April 20, 2012 | Time: 1pm EDT | Cost: FREE Carrie Stuart Parks makes drawing realistic faces fun and easy with the tips and techniques on how to draw faces in her new book on Secrets to Painting Realistic Faces in Watercolor. In this free one-hour drawing faces tutorial, Carrie opens … View

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Essentials of Painting Grass and Snow with Johannes Vloothuis

  This workshop is no longer available. Click here to see a list of currently available workshops. How to Paint Grass and How to Paint Snow with Johannes Vloothuis Dates | Saturday, May 12, 19, and 26 Time | 1:00PM-3:30PM EDT Cost | FREE! Want to learn how to paint grass where you feel you want to have a picnic on it? Or how to paint snow so convincing you feel like skiing? Learn the techniques to make what would normally  be flat uninteresting surfaces into something more meaningful. Join … View

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WetCanvas Live! Larry Seiler Painting Foundations: Strategies to Improve Your Work

WetCanvas Live! with Larry Seiler Painting Foundations: Strategies to Improve Your Work This principles of painting workshop with Larry Seiler is no longer available. Click here to purchase the digital download of Lessons 1-5 in the North Light Shop. Click here to see a list of currently available workshops. Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 6th – 20th Time: Live online classes from 6PM-7PM EST “Paintings work for reasons paintings work…” heard frequently throughout Larry’s painting workshops. Foundational principles routinely put to use lead to that enviable chapter in an artist’s … View

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Essentials of Painting Rocks with Johannes Vloothuis

This workshop is no longer available. Click here to see a list of currently available workshops. How to Paint Rocks with Johannes Vloothuis Dates | Saturday, March 24- Saturday, April 7, 2012 Time | 1:00PM-3:30PM EST Cost | FREE! Many artists complain that they have problems painting rocks and want to learn more about how to paint rocks. Get a step ahead! After this workshop you’ll understand the principles of light needed to depict the planes of rocks and how to make attractive shapes. What you will learn will also … View

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Meet Acrylic Artist and Author, Terry Harrison

This workshop is no longer available. Click here to see a list of currently available workshops. Online Seminars for Fine Artists: Meet Acrylic Artist and Author, Terry Harrison! Learn to paint with acrylics In this FREE online art class! Join artist and author Terry Harrison as he shows you how to paint with acrylics and introduces you to his book, Brush with Acrylics, giving you some take-away tips along the way for: * Mixing greens and shadow colors * Quick and easy steps for painting rocks * Using a fan … View

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Paint Like Monet in a Day: Colored Pencil Techniques

This workshop is no longer available. Click here to see a list of upcoming colored pencil courses and click here to see a list of currently available workshops. Online Seminars for Fine Artists: How to Paint Like Monet in a Day with Colored Pencils with Sandra Angelo In this FREE online event, join award-winning author and artist Sandra Angelo as she shares colored pencil techniques that make colored pencil drawing easy and fun! Executive Director for 9 Annual Colored Pencil Symposiums, Sandra Angelo knows all the Monet painting techniques. In … View

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Mixed Media: Art Techniques & Tutorials

Online Seminars for Fine Artists: Inspirational Approaches for Mixed Media Art Projects with Lisa L. Cyr In this FREE art tutorial, join award-winning, multidiscipline artist and author Lisa L. Cyr as she demonstrates innovative mixed-media techniques and mixed-media ideas featured in her book Experimental Painting. Throughout the highly visual PowerPoint presentation, many exciting two- and three-dimensional mixed-media art techniques will be covered, including: Texturing the Working Ground for Mixed Media Painting Employing Ink Transfers Monoprinting Creating Custom Multidimensional Accents Debossing and Embossing Sgraffito, Spattering, Sponging and Dry Brushing Employing Assemblage … View