Virtual – Landscape Painting (intermediate – advanced)
June 18, 2020 @ 10:00 am - July 9, 2020 @ 12:00 pm$150
Rockland Center for the Arts’ popular teaching artists are offering all-new online classes—LIVE and interactive! These small classes will be conducted weekly over Zoom*. Sessions include demonstrations, discussions, critiques and at-home assignments in a wide spectrum of fine art disciplines — all led by our community of expert artists! A limited number of scholarships are available, visit www.rocklandartcenter.org for details. Register today before classes fill!
Landscape Painting (intermediate – advanced: oil paint & watercolor)
Rockland Center for the Arts
Course #S68 4 sessions Thu. June 18-July 9 10:00am-12:00pm
Instructor: John Creagh Fee: $150
Learn the art of painting landscapes. The entire painting process is covered, from the application of the medium, to achieving clean color, good value relationships, and balanced compositions. Special attention is placed on learning to see masses as opposed to lines and form rather than detail. The focus is on how to accurately simplify the colors and values of the main shapes. Demonstrations in either oil painting or watercolors will be included in each class. A materials list and Zoom* information will be sent upon registration. For more information or to register visit: www.rocklandartcenter.org
John Creagh has worked as a designer and painter for over 20 years. He has studied at the prestigious Arts Students League in New York City and has a MFA from Lehman College of the City University of NY. John has taught at the Pelham Art Center, the Wallkill School and at the Westchester Art Workshop in Peekskill. A native of the Bronx and long-time resident of the Hudson Valley, John’s paintings, including his urban works and his plein air pieces, have been influenced by the work of Edward Hopper. He incorporates his lifelong experiences in the visual arts into his classes and shares his unique vision and expertise with his students.