Upcoming Online Art Seminars & Workshops

Below is a list of all upcoming and past online art seminars, art presentations, and art webinars from Wet CanvasLive! Check back often for updates.



Dates | Saturday, January 14, 2011- Saturday, January 28, 2011. 

Time | 1:00PM-3:30PM EST[description]

Cost | FREE!

Skyscapes in themselves make beautiful paintings and are easy to do. You can create wonderful moods that make paintings sell. Also learn how to integrate skies in all landscapes. You don’t want to miss this free 3 Saturday live online course with our resident professional artist, Johannes Vloothuis, who will share why professionals are so fond of depicting luminous skies that can have cumulus clouds, storms, rain, and above all the romanticism of gorgeous sunsets. Skies can either make or break your painting. Join 1000’s of other students in this world’s popular and most advanced teaching system. This course is applicable to all levels and mediums. Click here to see Johannes’ artwork.

Click here to register for this FREE course now! 


Dates | Saturday, December 3, 2011- Saturday, December 17, 2011.

Time | 1:00PM-3:30PM EST

[description] Cost | FREE!

Join Johannes Vloothuis, our resident artist, in another exciting and popular live online session. Many artists want to know how to paint water convincingly. This 3 week course will give you the answers and make it look like the water in your paintings moves. Johannes will delve into this extensive and seemingly complicated topic and make it easy for you to be able to paint water in all its forms, such as, water reflections in still and moving water, lakes, rivers and streams, even rocks or logs under water, to the point that it feels like you can dip your  foot in it or take a swim. (Seascapes and waterfalls to be given in a future course).

Click here to register for this FREE course now!


Painting Foundations: Strategies to Improve Your Work! with Larry Seiler

“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 life- a time enjoying one’s gut hunch and instincts to produce fine paintings. Such principles will be broken down; demonstrations, exercises, lessons and assignments will take the student beyond the comfort zone…stretched, experiencing genuine positive artistic growth.

About Larry: Larry is one of the original long time staff and moderator of eight forums at WetCanvas.com. Larry graduated from UW-Green Bay with a double Art Major, Visual Arts & Communication in the Arts; licensed 550 (K-12 art instruction). Larry is a professional wildlife artist with agent and representation for 17 years, winning numerous state and regional contests & awards. He teaches plein air workshops.

Click here to sign up for Larry’s debut WetCanvas Live! Course: Painting Foundations: Strategies to Improve Your Work!

Dates: Tuesday, October 4 – Tuesday, November 1
Time: 7PM-8PM EDT
Location: Your Computer!
Cost: FREE

WetCanvas Live! Essentials of Painting Trees with Johannes Vloothuis

Every landscape painting has trees, so knowing how to depict them with artistic perspective will greatly enhance your paintings. Join Johannes and hundreds of students once again to learn all of the top pro secrets. You will cover everything from techniques on how to depict pine trees, autumn trees, and bare winter trees, to solving the difficulty of monochromatic green trees. Follow along as Vloothuis instructs with mediums such as watercolor, oils, pastels and acrylics. A certificate of completion will be given to those who attend the course.

  • Dates: October 15 – November 19 (6 Saturday classes).
  • Saturday live online classes from 1 to 3:30 PM EDT. (Check your local time)
  • Requirements: A computer and a broadband internet connection

This course will include some video demos. In case you miss a class, you will be able watch it on a streaming option at your convenience (Included in your fee.)

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 techniques that make colored pencil painting easy and fun! Sandra will reveal insider tips, tricks and shortcuts from top Masters including her special guest, and everyone’s favorite Colored Pencil Symposium Master, David Dooley. Learn how to moments into masterpieces, tips for choosing the right paper and pencils, how to produce dramatic colored pencil on black paper and much more! Click here to watch the recording of this online event now!

Watch a previous online event: Inspirational Approaches for Mixed Media Art with Lisa Cyr.