Workshops

Ed Cahill Painting Workshops paint box
Spring Plein Air Weekend Workshop

April 1, 2, 3 2022
3 Days: 9:30 am–4:30 pm

Locations:

• Art Place Marietta
• Mabry Park
• Roswell River Boardwalk

$214.50

Call The Art Place: 770-509-2700 to register or online below.

Maximum of 12 spaces. Contact to reserve.

Classes: Spring 22

THE ART PLACE
The Art Place Marietta, 330 Sandy Plains  Rd.

All Levels “Alla Prima” with Ed Cahill (25856)
4/12/22–5/17/22, Tuesdays 10am-1pm
$180

Plein Air in the Parks with Ed Cahill (25857)
4/12/21–5/17/21, Tuesdays 2pm–5pm
$180

KENNESAW STATE UNIVERSITY OLLI

KSU Center, 3333 Busbee Drive NW

Open Studio-Advanced Instruction for Oil and Acrylic Painters (38772)

4/4/22– 5/23/22, Mondays 1pm–4pm 

$139 

Painting in Acrylic or Oil – For Beginners (38771)

4/4/22– 5/23/22, Mondays 9am–12pm 

$139 

CHASTAIN ARTS CENTER

CAC Gallery Studio
135 Chastain Park Avenue, NW

ALLA PRIMA PAINTING IN OILS OR ACRYLICS (1.054.101.03)

3/30/22 – 6/1/22, Wednesdays 9:30am–12:30pm 

$189 

Individual Instruction for Oil & Acrylic Painters (1.054.101.04)

3/30/22 – 6/1/22, Wednesdays 1pm–4pm 

$189 

Events

Sautee Plein Air
April 5–9, 2022

Paint the Town 2022
Alpharetta Plein Air
May 21, 2022

Blue Ridge Plein Air
September 8-11, 2022

Paint Duluth 6
October 7-10, 2021

New Smyrna Beach Plein Air
Oct 19-23, 2021

Olmsted Invitational
April 17–July 25, 2021

Plein Air in the Mountains
June 5–7, 2020

Forgotten Coast
May 17–18, 2019

Open Air Meriwether
April 8–12, 2019

Plein Air Easton
July 14–21, 2019

Supply List:

All supplies are available at Blicks in Marietta or others in store or online.

Oil Paint Brands:
I recommend Utrecht, alternatives are Gamblin, Winsor Newton, Old Holland, Michael Harding. No studio brands—Example: Winton, Gamblin 1980, Blick Studio brand.

Colors:
Titanium White
Ultramarine Blue—no hues
Cadmium Yellow Light or Lemon—no hues
Cadmium Red no hues
Alizarin Crimson—no hues

Optional colors (not required)
Cerulean blue, Ocher
Viridian or Pthalo Green

Brushes: (Various, but these are essential)
Brands : Utrecht Tuscany, Grumbacher, Princeton, Gainesboro, etc
#14 (1 inch wide) Hogs Hair Flat or an Egbert
#12 ( half inch wide) Synthetic Flat
#6 Flat or Filbert
Liner or small brush

 

For initial drawing:
Vine Charcoal—Medium
Paper Towels —Complete roll or painters rags
View Finder—View Catcher or similar

2-4 Oil or Gesso Primed Canvas (or linen) Boards
either— 9 x 12”, 12 x 12, 12 x 16”, 8 x16″ or a mix

Jerry’s OP Deluxe Centurion is my recommendation

Thinners/Cleaners:
Odorless mineral spirits, Gamsol or other brand

Small cup for cleaning —No regular mineral spirits or turpentine.

French Easel or Half Easel or Pochade Box w/Tripod
Brands: Jullian French easel, Judsen’s boxes, Open Box M,
Many others online, (Check that the size will match your boards)

Below are links to the vendors I use:
jerrysartarama.com
dickblick.com