Monday, June 18, 2018

Week 6

Hi Class;  this week we will head back to the Arboretum in Arcadia.  Please go ahead and enter the park and wait in the "staging" area where we met last time, (just inside the entrance)

PLEASE.... Be sure to double-check your supply list.  Make sure you bring a water container that closes tightly with at least 32 ozs. of water.
 Prepare your palette and paper in advance..
  1.  cut sponge and paper to fit the palette
  2.  put wet sponge in the palette
  3.  soak paper in HOT water for at least 5 minutes
  4.  place wet palette paper on top of sponge
  5.  close lid and bring with you
  6.  NO large chairs; folding stools only
  7.  DO NOT put paint on your palette until ready to paint!
 
  Admission is 6.00 with student I.D. (don't forget it)

  Please arrive there by 9:30 ...
  Thanks,
  Mike 

Here's on of my calendar paintings in gouache
 

Monday, June 11, 2018

Week 5

HI Class; this week we'll be in the lab.  Please be sure to bring all of your original artwork for scanning, as well as all of your photo reference.
Please be in class at 9am..
Thanks!
Mike

last weeks gouache demo at Descanso

Monday, June 4, 2018

Week 4

Hi Class;  This week we'll go to Descanso Gardens, just a few minutes from the Hillside campus;     
1418 Descanso Drive
La CaƱada Flintridge, CA 91011

Ph. (818) 949-4200

PLEASE.... Be sure to double-check your supply list.  Make sure you bring a water container that closes tightly with at least 32 ozs. of water.
 Prepare your palette and paper in advance..
  1.  cut sponge and paper to fit the palette
  2.  put wet sponge in the palette
  3.  soak paper in hot water for at least 5 minutes
  4.  place wet palette paper on top of sponge
  5.  close lid and bring with you
  6.  NO large chairs; folding stools only
  
  Admission is 6.00 with student I.D. (don't forget it)

  Please obtain your admission receipt and enter park. Wait at the umbrella table       just inside the entrance on your left.

Please arrive by 9:30 am,   See you there!    Mike


Monday, May 28, 2018

Week 3

Hi class;  thanks for a great lab session!  It looks like a beautiful day tomorrow, so let's try again to meet at the L.A. Arboretum.

Take the 210 fwy east from Pasadena to the Baldwin exit, exit fwy and Turn right at the light,

(not on red though) and the Arboretum will be 1 block down on the  right side

Please check your supply list and prepare your palette with paper, BEFORE arriving at the Arboretum.  Be sure to have adequate water( 32 oz) and two illustration boards (heavy weight), one for the value study, (about 3" X 5") and one for your color version,  (about 5 X 7').

Don't forget your student I.D.  It should be a sunny day, but cool in the shade, so  bring an extra sweater to be safe. Please wait at the front entrance by the benches before entering the park....

Tuesday's Gouache Demo

 

See you at 9:30!

Monday, May 21, 2018

Week 2 CHANGE IN LOCATION

HI class   WEEK 2 - CHANGE IN LOCATION

Because it is still raining, let's meet in the LAB today.
See you at 9 am,
MIke


Monday, May 14, 2018

Week 1

Hi class; welcome to the summer session of Digital Landscape!

Sunday, April 15, 2018

Week 14 FINALS

Please be in class on time and sign-in on the white board.
Please follow the instructions given last week and remember that the final will go from 9am till 12 noon only.  Work will not be accepted after noon.
Thanks for a great term, and I hope you gained some perspective and skills!

See you next term!!
Mike