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Jill Simkins: Continuous Line Drawing

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NOTE:  $20 fee collected day of program – covers materials.  Limited to 30 participants (minimum – 5). RSVP to info@escalantecanyonsartfestival.org to reserve a space.   A line tells a story, creates a visual record of how you perceive an object, person or animal. A line can be bold, sharp, angry, angular, or light, happy, flowing and delicate. […]

Nancy Seiler: Little Landscapes in Watercolor

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NOTE:  $25 fee collected day of program - covers materials. Limited to 18 participants (minimum - 8). RSVP to info@escalantecanyonsartfestival.org to reserve a space. Nancy will show you how to translate a large landscape into a 2.5” x 3.5” watercolor study. You’ll learn some color-mixing tricks along with how to show contrast and value. This process is […]

Scott Geary: Basic Watercolor Painting

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NOTE:  $20 fee collected day of program – covers materials (fee reduced to $10 if participant uses their own supplies).  Limited to 8 participants. RSVP to info@escalantecanyonsartfestival.org to reserve a space. Open to all skill levels, but with an emphasis on beginner/intermediate. For painting outdoors, watercolor could be the perfect medium. Unlike oil paint or pastel, a watercolor kit […]

Sue Tyler: Mixed Media Landscapes

Escalante Town Park - Hands on Art Tent North 100 West, Escalante

NOTE:  $25 fee collected day of program - covers materials. Limited to 12 participants. Bring a painting shirt/apron.  RSVP to info@escalantecanyonsartfestival.org to reserve a space. Create a mixed media landscape using a variety of materials. Bring your creative imagination, a sketchbook, and your favorite drawing tools, and landscape ideas/images to make a unique landscape painting.  Materials are provided, […]

Loretta Domaszewski: Rock formations, Patterns and Textures – An Abstract Approach

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NOTE:  $30 fee collected day of program - covers materials.  Limited to 30 participants - ages 10 and up.   RSVP to info@escalantecanyonsartfestival.org to reserve a space. Explore natural rock formations, unique patterns and colors inspired by the Southwestern landscape through painting on prepared textured relief surfaces. Learn about color mixing and expressive painting techniques using fluid acrylic […]

Scott Geary: Basic Watercolor Painting

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NOTE:  $20 fee collected day of program – covers materials (fee reduced to $10 if participant uses their own supplies).  Limited to 8 participants. RSVP to info@escalantecanyonsartfestival.org to reserve a space. Open to all skill levels, but with an emphasis on beginner/intermediate. For painting outdoors, watercolor could be the perfect medium. Unlike oil paint or pastel, a watercolor kit […]

Lisa Bryant: Mulling Over Pigments – Make Your Own Watercolor Paints

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NOTE:  $25 fee collected day of program - covers materials. Limited to 20 participants. RSVP  to info@escalantecanyonsartfestival.org to reserve a space.Deepen your understanding of a primary artist’s tool – your paint. In this workshop we’ll explore characteristics and history of pigments, while learning to make watercolor paint through a process called “mulling”. You’ll walk away with […]

Carol Johansen: Desert Acrylic Pour

Escalante Town Park - Hands on Art Tent North 100 West, Escalante

With just the squeeze of squirt bottles, create colorful stunning abstract masterpieces of the Grand Staircase-Escalante in the coolest evening shadows or blistering warmth.  No experience necessary. Any age, any ability. Small, medium, large, you choose your canvas size. Success is guaranteed!! Just watch the colors emerge and swirl on the surfaces for unpredictable results. […]

2022 Bonnie Griffith: Cold Wax and Oil

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NOTE: $25 fee collected day of program - covers materials.  Limited to 20 participants. Bring an apron/painting shirt and latex or nitrile gloves. RSVP to info@escalantecanyonsartfestival.org to reserve a space.      Learn the techniques for creating unique, impressionistic and abstract paintings using oil and cold wax medium.  By layering the mix of a variety of […]

2022 Bonnie Griffith: Pastel Painting

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NOTE: $25 fee collected day of program - covers materials. Limited to 20 participants. Bring an apron/painting shirt, latex or nitrile gloves, and a sturdy lightweight board such as a mat board or foam core to attach your paper to. RSVP to info@escalantecanyonsartfestival.org to reserve a space.    A landscape pastel painting will come to life with […]