Sunday, September 17, 2017

Week 2

Hi class;   we will meet at the L.A. Arboretum in Arcadia.  From Pasadena, take the 210 fwy east to the Baldwin Exit. (about 6 minutes),  turn right on Balwin and the Arboretum will be immediately on your right.  Please meet in front at the entrance by the benches; wait to enter the park.

Be sure to double-check your supply list.  Make sure you have a water container that closes tightly with at least 32 ozs. of water.  Also, prepare your palette and paper in advance..

Admission is 6.00 with student I.D.

Please be there by 9:30..
Thanks,
Mike
Monday's gouache demo

Monday, August 14, 2017

Week 14

Hi everyone;  Here are the requirements for the final.  Please follow exactly and place on your flash drive.  Be sure that they open properly after transferring your folder.
Friday class this week will start at 9am and end at 12pm. 

Work will not be accepted after 12pm.

Thanks for a great term!

Mike

Monday, August 7, 2017

Week 13

Hi class;  this is the last week in the lab to finish your 4  best paintings, (3 landscape plus 1 architectural),  Please bring all of your work to the lab this week so I can give notes for next weeks final.  I will give instructions in the lab on how to prepare for the final.

The final next week will begin promptly at 9 AM and finish at 12 noon.  Artwork will not be accepted after 12 pm.

Please be in class by 9:30 am,
THANKS,
Mike 

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Week 12

Hi everyone;  this week will be in the lab.  Remember to have all of your  reference material for your paintings, including your architectural photos.  Please be in the lab no later than 9:30..

Thanks Mike

Gouache Demo Descanso Tea Garden

Gouache Demo Descanso pond


Monday, July 24, 2017

Week 11

The Friday class will meet at Descanso Gardens this week.  This is our last chance to paint outdoors for the term.  Weeks 12 and 13 will lab sessions preparing for the final week 14.  The goal is to have your 3 BEST landscape paintings, plus your architectural painting and two master copies for the final.

Please be at Descanso Gardens no later than 9:30am
Please remember your student I.D. and double-check your supplies...

See you tomorrow!
Mike

Monday, July 17, 2017

Week 10

The Friday class will meet in the lab.  For those students that want, or need additional painting time outside, please bring your paint supplies to class.  Please be in class no later than 9:30.
Thanks!  You will need 3 location paintings plus the architectural painting completed by week 14.

Mike
Rock Demo (gouache)

Monday, July 10, 2017

Week 9

Because the temperature is expected to be about 90 degrees tomorrow, the Friday  class will meet in the lab, so please don't forget to bring your original art and reference photos. If you would like to paint outdoors, please bring your supplies and you can paint on campus by the pavilion. Also, remember to bring your PHOTO reference for your ARCHITECTURAL assignment.

Please be in class no later than 9:30..
thanks,
Mike
Gouache Demo
Gouache Demo