The goal of this intensive 2-day workshop is to make you fall in love with drawing all over again by opening new doorways to what drawing can be, not what you’ve always thought or been taught it is. You’ll be introduced to new ways of mark-making and thinking about layering, adding and subtracting. Using non-traditional techniques and tools will engage your imagination and help you discocer ways to use your unique marks and personality to express yourself visually. Come prepared to work hard and have a blast! Drawing will never be the same. This class is open to all levels.
February 12, & 13, 2018 $285
This intensive 3-day workshop will help you loosen up and have more fun with pastels. No matter what your experience level you will learn new ways to layer imagery, make more expressive compositions, use color, and mix pastel with other mediums. This is a fast-paced class that will inspire you to play hard and learn more about the process of creating. Dawn’s book, Pastel Innovations, will be the foundation for this workshop.
February 14, 15, & 16 $425
Register for a class with Dawn Emerson - Redefining Drawing
Register for a class with Dawn Emerson - Pastel Innovations
Dawn’s work vibrates with a distinctive energy and mood, inviting the viewer into a visual journey that is deeply colorful story that plays with tension and balance, merging and layering elements of reality and abstraction. Dawn has spent the past 26 years creating art, teaching at all levels, and exploring the boundaries of the pastel medium. Since 2008 Dawn has expanded her work to include printmaking, which has led to new and exciting directions for her art expression. Dawn has produced three instructional DVDs, and has written, “”Pastel Innovations”, published in 2017 by F&W Media/North Light Publishers. Dawn’s work is included in many fine private collections. and she is a highly sought after demonstrator, instructor, and exhibit judge. Dawn has been a signature member of the Pastel Society of America since 1997.
Learn more about Dawn and her innovated art by visiting her website. https://www.dawnemerson.com
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