Scot tsdale Artistsâ€™ School
Artist Lectures &
3720 N. Marshall Way Scottsdale, Arizona | 85251 www.ScottsdaleArtSchool.org 480.990.1422
The Scottsdale Artists’ School features lectures and demonstration events throughout the year highlighting the impressive talent of its teaching artists. These opportunities offer the public a valuable glimpse into the artistic process. Dates, times, locations, pricing, and event descriptions are noted within each lecture or demonstration. Events are held in studio at Scottsdale Artists’ School (SAS), 3720 N. Marshall Way in Scottsdale, or at the Legacy Gallery, 7178 E. Main Street in Scottsdale (www.legacygallery.com).
PAINTING THE FIGURE | CASEY BAUGH Sunday, January 6, 2013, 5:00 pm, Legacy Gallery $25 for adults, $18 for students age 10-18 Get a close-up look at Casey’s techniques and methods, and ask questions about his process—from posing the model to signing a finished painting.
PORTRAIT DEMONSTRATION | JEFFREY WATTS Sunday, January 20, 2013, 5:00 pm, Legacy Gallery $25 for adults, $18 for students age 10-18 Don’t miss a chance to see this talented artist as he demonstrates his technique while painting from the live model.
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PORTRAIT DEMO | SHERRIE MCGRAW Thursday, January 31, 2013, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Legacy Gallery, $25 for adults, $18 for students age 10-18 Painting a portrait is much more than capturing a likeness. If done well, it has visual beauty that stands on its own, and it captures a feeling of “life” itself. You won’t want to miss this demo!
KEYS TO EFFECTIVE ART MARKETING KRISTEN THIES & SHERYLL REICHWEIN Tuesday, January 30, 2013, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, SAS, $25 Author, gallery owner, graphic designer and publicist Kristen Thies, along with longtime colleague, writer and marketing consultant Sheryll Reichwein, will share insights into being successful in today’s art market.
SWINGING BRUSHES STEPHANIE BIRDSALL KATHY ANDERSON Thursday, January 31, 2013, 3:30 pm, Legacy Gallery Free
Stephanie and Kathy will entertain audiences with their team still life painting demonstration. Finished painting will be auctioned off to benefit SAS!
PAINTING THE YOUNG MODEL NANCY GUZIK & CAROL ARNOLD Friday, February 1, 2013, 7:00 pm, Legacy Gallery, $25 Join Nancy and Carol at the Legacy Gallery as they share their individual viewpoints while painting from the same model. Observe the thought processes, questioning, seeing, and ‘in the moment discoveries’ of each of these remarkable artists.
SELF PROMOTION IN THE INTERNET AGE | LORI WOODWARD Friday, February 15, 2013, 7:00 pm, SAS $25 for adults, $18 for students age 10-18 Learn how you can cultivate new collectors and run the business side of your art career efficiently and effectively while leaving ample time to create in the studio.
PAINTING FROM THE MODEL | ROBERT LIBERACE Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 7:00 pm, Legacy Gallery, $25 for adults, $18 for students age 10-18 Join contemporary classicist Robert Liberace as he demonstrates his technique while painting from the live model.
FIGURE PAINTING DEMONSTRATION ROMEL DE LA TORRE Friday, March 8, 2013, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, SAS $45 per person (includes pizza lunch) Join Romel as he demonstrates his approach to the figurative subject through his fresh and lively painting style.
EVOLVING CHARACTER HEAD DEMONSTRATION JOHN COLEMAN Saturday, March 9, 2013, 2:00 - 4:00 pm, Legacy Gallery $25 for adults, $18 for students age 10-18 Join us for a demo with this outstanding sculptor.
PAINTING THE ALLA PRIMA PORTRAIT | TONY PRO Friday, March 15, 2013, 6:30 pm, SAS $25 for adults, $18 for students age 10-18 Join Tony as he demonstrates some of his unique methods while painting the live model.
PAINTING CLOSER TO LIFE | DAVID JON KASSAN Sunday, March 17, 2013, 5:00 pm, Legacy Gallery $25 for adults, $18 for students age 10-18 David will demonstrate painting methods that explore the uniqueness of individual features and their relationship to one another. Watch him explore the underlying expression and emotion of the modern portrait while painting from the live model.
SIMPLIFYING THE PORTRAIT | LOGAN HAGEGE Friday, March 29, 2013, 7:00 pm, SAS $25 for adults, $18 for students age 10-18 Learn to see the portrait as a simplified subject. Working from large masses, such as the major planes of the head, to smaller masses, Loganâ€™s approach will show how to tackle a complicated subject.
LONG POSE FIGURE DRAWING | DAN THOMPSON Sunday, April 14, 2013, 1:00 - 5:00 pm, SAS $25 for adults, $18 for students age 10-18 If you love to draw, this demo is for you! Join Dan as he demonstrates a variety of different strategies that can be utilized to represent life through drawing.
DAVID JON KASSAN
DRAWING WITH PAINT: A PORTRAIT DEMONSTRATION IN OIL | RYAN BROWN Friday, May 3, 2013, 6:00 pm, Legacy Gallery $25 for adults, $18 for students age 10-18 Florence Academy alumnus Ryan Brown will share his knowledge and talent while painting from the portrait model. Don’t miss this demo!
ALLA PRIMA FIGURE PAINTING JOSEPH TODOROVITCH Sunday, May 12, 2013, 4:00 pm, SAS $25 for adults, $18 for students age 10-18 Joseph Todorovitch, a young contemporary realist painter from Southern California, will share his insights into the creative process while painting from the live model.
Scottsdale Artists’ School, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, was founded in 1983 by a group of dedicated artists and community leaders. Tucked away in the heart of the Scottsdale Arts District, located in a charming historic schoolhouse, the School features over 160 workshops and classes taught annually by the nation’s leading artists. The School houses six fully equipped studios, a library, student lounge, and bookstore, and attracts more than 3,500 students and visitors annually. Scottsdale Artists’ School is considered a leader in traditional, representational art training for all levels—from absolute beginner to professional artist.