In-Person Workshop : Casa De Los Artistas Art Vacation
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico - Feb 11-18, 2023
Develop the skills to paint the way you want to paint. Break away from simply copying photo reference and create fully realized, harmonious and personal expressions of the subjects you love.
In this workshop, I’ll demo 2-3 times a day. Completely explaining my process as I work and sharing insights and “art truths.” Concepts that go beyond just the medium and can be applied to all areas of your art. Learn to incorporate a deliberate process for creating believable, expressive, impressionist watercolors, both plein air with the beautiful subjects Puerto Vallarta has to offer and in the studio.
- Paint expressive, atmospheric watercolors with an impressionist quality
- Discover how working with intention leads to consistent results
- Build On Your Strengths and identify areas for growth
- Create Daily Art Habits
- Learn New Techniques to Achieve:
- stronger compositions
- proper tone
- color harmony/mixing
- loosening up
About Casa De Los Artistas
Puerto Vallarta/ Boca de Tomatlan is tropical, located on the same parallel as the Hawaiian Islands The temperature averages 28 degrees C. 82 degrees F. in the fall, winter, and spring to the high 80’s and 90’s F. in the summer, with an average of 300 sunny days a year. The rainy season is from late July or August to mid to late October. Being right on the ocean with the mountains behind us, in the winter months, the mornings and evenings can be quite cool, so be sure to bring a warm sweatshirt, sweater or light jacket.
Physical ability to climb stairs, (the studio is on the 3rd floor of the Casa), and walk uneven terrain, (cobblestone streets, and paths) is a must.
View of the Casa from across the river at the top of the Boca village