Sunday, March 29, 2015


Monday and Friday classes will meet at Descanso Gardens, La Canada Flintridge.  This is our last location painting session for the term, so please do your best to prepare your best 4 paintings for week 13 lab session.

Remember to bring your student I.D. for the student discount admission fee of $6.00  /  parking is free. 

Meet in the cafe area to your left after entering the park. Please be there at 9:30

Here is the gouache demo from Friday's class at the Arboretum.

Here is the gouache demo from Monday's class at Descanso.

Sunday, March 22, 2015


Mondays gouache demo...

Week 11 classes will  meet at the L.A. Arboretum.

Please remember to bring cold press watercolor board or double-weight illustration board /
one for your value study  ( approximately 4" X 6")  and one for your final color. (approx; 6" X 8")
don't forget cameras and water containers ...

Please be there no later than 9:30...

Sunday, March 15, 2015


Week 10 is LAB week for both Monday and Friday classes.

Please remember to bring your original paintings and value studies.

Please be in the lab by 9:30...

Here is Fridays gouache demo...

Monday, March 9, 2015

Week 9:  Monday's gouache demo

Sunday, March 8, 2015


This week  both classes will meet at Descanso Gardens:

1418 Descanso Drive,
La Canada Flintridge, 91011

The admission for students is $6.00 YOU MUST HAVE YOUR STUDENT I.D. FOR THE DISCOUNT

* Please be sure to have double-weight illustration or watercolor board...
* Please NO large chairs
* The cafe will be open for sandwiches and snacks

After you enter the park, please wait in the cafe courtyard just to your left...
PLEASE BE THERE BY 9:30.....Thanks, Mike

Fridays Demo / Arboretum

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Here is my gouache demo from Monday's class...Mike

Monday, March 2, 2015


We're going to meet at the Arboretum this week. Please be there by 9:30..

See you there!