Doug Dawson

Pastel Landscape Painting

August 30-Sept 4, 2020 (Four Teaching Days)

In this workshop Doug will cover principles and techniques he uses in his own art. Including, but not limited to, three patterns of design; how to find color solutions as you paint; how to create exciting and harmonious color. Pastel is the best medium for learning about color precisely, because of its limitations, as one can only combine pastel colors by layering one on top of another. Doug will illustrate different approaches to layering color. An important skill in landscape painting is the ability to separate space into a foreground and background plain. Students will learn the five principles used to create the illusion of depth in a painting.

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Doug Dawson has received awards from a number of different art organizations, including but not limited to: The Pastel Society of America, American Watercolor Society, Knickerbocker Artists, The National Academy of Western Art, Southeastern Pastel Society, Pastel Society of West Coast, Pastel Society of New Mexico, Audubon Artists, Kansas Pastel Society, Pastel Society of the Southwest, and the International Association of Pastel Societies. To honor his achievements, he was given the title of Master Pastelist by the Pastel Society of America (NY, NY) in 1985 and awarded the title of Master Circle by the International Association of Pastel Societies in 2005 (California). He currently teaches at the Art Students League of Denver. He wrote a book titled “Capturing Light and Color with Pastel. His work is included in over 60 books and magazine articles.

This is a Studio Only Workshop.
Something for All Levels.


Workshop Fee plus tax per student: $495
(Tiered pricing not available)

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Room & One Dinner Fee plus tax: $415
(There are 5 nights' accommodations included in the "Room & One Dinner Fee" listed above.)
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Cancellation Policy, Class Fees and Tiered Pricing Explained
A partial tuition scholarship is offered
Workshop Itinerary

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Workshop Itinerary

Sunday, August 30
Check-In to your unit at Dillman’s (check-in time is 3:00)
5:00 Welcome Reception (included in package)
6:00 Dinner at Dillman's (included in Room and Meal Package. $25 additional for day students.)

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday - August 31-Sept 3
Breakfast On Own
9:00 a.m. - Noon Class in Session
Lunch On Own

Meals are on your own. All accommodations have cooking facilities. You may preorder box lunches and dinners for meals to be taken alone or with your group in: your studio, the lodge deck, cafe, or your accommodation. (Pre-ordering for lunches and dinners is required.)

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Class in Session

Thursday, Sept 3
NOON Farewell Champagne Toast (included in package)
6:30pm-9:00pm Paint Party with David R. Becker (Optional: $49 Additional)

Friday, Sept 4
Depart - check-out time is 10:00

Optional Events - Sign Up Required / Subject to Change:
    Monday 5:00 p.m. Dine-Around Dinner (Depart from Lodge Lobby)
    Monday 7:00 p.m. S'more Roast (no charge)

    Tuesday 8:00 a.m. Yoga
    Tuesday 5:00 p.m. Dine-Around Dinner (Depart from Lodge Lobby)

    Wednesday Noon & 4:00 p.m. Pontoon Ride on White Sand Lake (no charge)
    Wednesday 5:00 p.m. Moondeer & Friends Gallery Tour (no charge)
    Wednesday 6:00 p.m. Dine-Around Dinner

    Thursday 5:00 p.m. Dine-Around Dinner (Depart from Lodge Lobby)
    6:30pm-9:00pm Paint Party with David R. Becker ($49)

Dine-Around Dinners: Registration required at the front desk, meet at 5:00pm in the main lobby for carpooling.

Day students are welcome to attend the Welcome Reception and Farewell Reception (included in your package). You are also invited to join the class dinners (additional fee). PAL’s (Participants at large) can vacation at Dillman’s for $45 per night for accommodations. Costs for box lunches and dinners are additional.

 

  
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