Huntsville Museum of Art – Museum Academy
2011 Master Artist Workshop: Still Life Oil Painting with Sara Beth Fair – Growing Your Artistic Skills and Vision
Thursday February 10 – 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Friday, February 11 – 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 12 – 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Discover the fundamental components of creating successful and unique still-life paintings that are expressive of your individual style and vision. Strengthen your painting skills through the study of design and composition, tonal values, edges, brushwork, and color as seen in the overall impact of the painting. These basics will be established while translating your personality firmly in your painting process. Use of the museum collection will be incorporated into the studies. Open to all levels of artist who want to master the fundamentals of painting. Instructional work is designed for each experience level. Demos, a slide presentation, and critiques included.
Sara Beth Fair (Huntsville, Alabama) – “Creating art is a challenge… Art also gives joy in that it makes us view our surroundings with great consciousness and the more our lives are lived with great consciousness the richer our art becomes.”
Workshop fee is $195 members/$210 non-members. A confirmation letter and supply list will be sent upon receipt of workshop registration fee payment.
Pre-registration is required. To register, call 256-535-4350 ext. 222 or download the workshop registration form at www.hsvmuseum.org and mail or fax (256-532-1743) it to the Museum. Space is limited to 15 students, so call NOW. This workshop is filled on a first-come, first-served basis!
Sara Beth Fair’s figurative, landscape, and still life works are drawn from such influences as the Russian School of Art as well as American and French Impressionists and the Old Masters. To view some of her artwork and biography, log onto www.sarabethfair.com.