Carol Shelkin, Mosaic Workshop 9/16 & 9/17/17.

Realism in Mosaic|Stained Glass: Flowers, Fruit & Fauna 9/16 - 17

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by Carol Shelkin

by Carol Shelkin

This is a workshop for intermediate to advanced students who are looking to take their work to the next level of creativity. This hands on workshop will present modern mosaic techniques to understand realism in design, composition and color theory including; structure, cross contour, highlights, gradation, value and types of shadows using high quality stained glass. Attention will be given to contemporary andamento to develop modern design. Carol will provide students with insight to allow evaluation and self-critique of your work. Your participation will help you conquer obstacles in your creative struggles. There will be plenty of one on oneinstruction and the opportunity to have ALL your questions answered. Join us and let's make art!

Course fee is $395 and includes all materials. Students may wish to bring: Mosaic nippers or tools to work with stained glass , or embellishments to include in their project.


Jacob Aguiar, PSA Workshop Saturday 9/30 - 10/2

Plein Air Workshop

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Streaming Through, pastel 11" x 14" by Jacob Aguiar

Streaming Through, pastel 11" x 14" by Jacob Aguiar

Award winning pastel artist Jacob Aguiar is back for an encore at the Art is Inn. He has been featured in Artist Magazine and numerous times in the Pastel Journal. A rising star in plein air painting, sure to be a "must have artist" in the discerning collector's compilation of treasured paintings. Learn from his expertise in developing your painting from composition, notan making, blocking in values and laying in color. The skill you gain in a few short days with his instruction will advance your work immeasurably. Jacob's friendly demeanor immediately puts you at ease and free to ask questions about your piece or concepts that may be challenging for you. The farm surrounding the Art is Inn offers wooded areas as well as cultivated fields on its rolling hillside location. Beautiful sunrises and sunsets await your presence.

Workshop fee of $300 includes lunch and snacks for all three days. Limited accommodations at the Art is Inn are available at a discounted rate.


David Lee Watercolor Workshop October 20 & 21. 

Landscape and Cityscape with Figures

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Mid October watercolor 11"x14"by David Lee

Mid October watercolor 11"x14"by David Lee

The Lehigh Valley is lucky to have award-winning watercolorist David Lee call it his home! He is well known for his fresh, luminous, spontaneous work. David is a watercolor impressionist who paints landscapes and figures. He believes an artist's focus is very short, one should execute his painting as quickly as he can, especially when painting outdoors on location.  His goal is to capture a moment in time that invokes feeling and interest from viewers. David is an engaging instructor who is sure to inspire you with his vision. Each student will have ample opportunity to have their work reviewed and all their questions answered. He'll be back home following a journey abroad where he is teaching, exhibiting and painting along with talented LV artist , Marianne Knipe. He is well versed in teaching his craft with classes held in Bryant Park, NY,  Vichy France,  Goggleworks and the ART IS INN.

The 2 day workshop fee is $200 and includes a light lunch on both days.