Simplify the Complex 4 days at Peninsula School of Art
Simplify the Complex four-day immersive watercolor experience exploring the power in suggestion June 10-13, 2020
.Concept Leave limitations behind, expand your creativity, and strengthen your personal point of view in this workshop focused on exploring the power of suggestion. Using fresh, wet watercolor, learn how to identify and capture only the most relevant characteristics of your chosen subject matter.
Experience Each morning begins with a series of exercises dedicated to loosening up, building confidence in your individual aesthetic and mark-making, and practicing different ways of seeing. Daily group discussions address overarching topics in painting, such as composition, while demonstrations and personalized instruction guide you through the practice and development of these skills in more finished paintings. All levels welcome.
Prerequisites: NONE. This workshop is very appropriate for first time creators as well as those with previous experience. Each will benefit from individual attention and guidance.
Peninsula School of Art in Door County, WI. is a 54 year-old visual arts non-profit providing a range of educational experiences led by high-caliber teaching artists.
Whether you are an art appreciator or aspiring artist, Peninsula School of Art offers a year-round calendar of experiences. From fine art workshops with nationally -recognized artist educators, to engaging summer programs, compelling exhibitions and fun, art-centered events in Door County, including the Door County Plein Air Festival.
Bio Monica Fogg is an award-winning artist working in watercolor, encaustic, acrylic, woodcut, and lithography. Her personal work is inspired by images found in nature; distilled to form, movement, and essence. In addition to leading workshops and artist treks around the world, Monica teaches in the College of Design at the University of Minnesota. She holds a BA in Fine Art from Pincipia College, an MA in Painting from St. Cloud State University, and an MFA in Visual Studies from Clemson University.