Fall and Winter Workshops

Workshop Schedule and Registration 

Demo for the 26th Annual International Society of Experimental Artists Symposium

Friday, October 27, 2017  9:30 am to 11:30 am

Big Arts, 900 Dunlop Road, Sanibel Island, FL


Drawing and Painting on Mixed Media Collage 2 Day Workshop at 6th Avenue Studios in Mount Dora, FL

November 11-12, 2017 Saturday and Sunday 9 am to 4 pm

$195 Click here to register

 

Drawing and Painting on Mixed Media Collage 2 Day Workshop at McRae Art Studios, Orlando, FL 

January 20-21, 2018, Saturday and Sunday 9 am to 4 pm

$195 Click here to register

 

Demo for The Art Center Sarasota

Sunday, February 25, 2018

707 North Tamiami Trail | Sarasota, FL 34236 | 941.365.2032

 

Drawing and Painting on Mixed Media Collage 3 Day Workshop at The Art Center Sarasota

Monday-Wednesday, February 26-28, 2018

707 North Tamiami Trail | Sarasota, FL 34236 | 941.365.2032

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2 New Spaces For Rent at 6th Ave Art Studios

We have 2 new spaces available for rent available October 1st.  One is 9' x 13.5' with a small closet and is on the first floor close to the handicap accessible public entrance and has windows that overlook the backyard.  The space rents for $250. The second is 7' x 14.5' and is also on the first floor close to the handicap accessible public entrance. This one is a bargain at $175.  Rent includes AC, utilities, wifi and web site presence. Call me at 407.620.4350 to take a better look. 

Photos from the Weekend

Thank you Sheila, Carol and Judi for a great weekend of collage, drawing and painting! I am really proud of all of you for feeling the trepidation and forging ahead anyways! Margaritas all around!

September 2-3, 2017: Beginner and Advanced Drawing and Painting on Mixed Media Collage 2 Day Workshop at 6th Avenue Studios in Mount Dora, FL

Have fun with us at my workshop this weekend!

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Beginner and Advanced Drawing and Painting on Mixed Media Collage 2 Day Workshop at 6th Avenue Art Studios in Mount Dora, FL

September 2-3, 2017 Saturday and Sunday 10 am to 5 pm

$195 

This is a semi-private class and is limited to 8 students.

Drawing and Painting with Mixed Media Collage

Learn the joys of mixed media collage.  In the workshop, I teach the fundamentals of collage, drawing and painting. I will address working with papers, fabrics, found objects, past art work, pencil and charcoal drawing, and acrylic painting.  The materials used will be the choice of each student, but students are encouraged to incorporate some of their own prior art work into new pieces. The objective of the workshop is to explore new mixed media techniques and excavate each student’s authentic voice in their art.

I teach 2 drawing methods using the student's own photos. I teach how to graph a photo for any size free hand drawing and also a tracing method that works well for small pieces and individuals who are intimidated or new to drawing. We learn the fundamentals of collage on the first day and then spend the second day drawing and painting over those collages. I do drawing demonstrations on the first day so that you know what to expect and what kind of photo reference to bring. I work individually with each person trying to get their projects to a place that they love.

I encourage everyone to incorporate mixed media collage into what they already do! I will work with each of you on whatever style project you would like to work on whether it is faces, figures, landscapes, still lives or abstracts. There are no set rules in my workshops. I try to create a fun time that introduces new techniques and a comfortable learning environment to enhance where you already are. All levels are welcomed!

Advanced Drawing and Painting with Mixed Media Collage

This workshop is a continuation of my Drawing and Painting with Mixed Media Workshop. Prior exposure to collage either in that workshop or others is preferable but not necessary. The emphasis during these 2 days will be further developing drawing and painting skills on collage. Students have the option to collage during the first day (using papers, fabrics, and found objects) or bring in finished collages that are ready to be drawn and painted on. There are no set rules in my workshops. I try to create a fun time that introduces new techniques and a comfortable learning environment to enhance where you already are. All levels are welcomed!

 

July 2 Due Date: A Child's Perspective

6th Ave Art Studios Presents: A Child's Perspective

6th Ave Art Studios invites artists to participate in our juried exhibit which features art work about children or about the inner workings of your own inner child. The show is for ages 18 and up. The opening will coincide with the Mount Dora Art Stroll on the second Friday of the month. A Child's Perspective opening will take place on Friday, July 14th from 5:30 to 8 pm and the show will hang until August 5th.

Please submit your work by completing the form on this page by July 2nd. Please contact us at christinepeloquin@gmail.com if you have questions about the submission process.

We encourage artists whose work has been accepted for an exhibition to join us for the Exhibit Opening Reception and Meet the Artist, held on the second Friday of the month from 5:30 - 8:00 pm.

Please click here to submit.

New Studio Spaces Available

133 West 6th Ave., Downtown Mount Dora, FL 32757

WE HAVE 2 STUDIO SPACES AVAILABLE FOR RENT. PLEASE CONTACT ME AT 407.620.4350 FOR AN APPOINTMENT TO SEE IT. The first is an adorable space with 4 windows and morning sunlight. It's 8.5' x 8.5'. $150 a month. The second is a half space that is 9 x 5 and is $120 a month.

Both have their own keyed entrance. The price includes wifi and utilities. I ask for an equal deposit and a month to month agreement. There is a jurying process.

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Call for Submissions: A Child's Perspective

6th Ave Art Studios Presents: A Child's Perspective

6th Ave Art Studios invites artists to participate in our juried exhibit which features art work about children or about the inner workings of your own inner child. The show is for ages 18 and up. The opening will coincide with the Mount Dora Art Stroll on the second Friday of the month. A Child's Perspective opening will take place on Friday, July 14th from 5:30 to 8 pm and the show will hang until August 5th.

Please submit your work by completing the form on this page by July 2nd. Please contact us at christinepeloquin@gmail.com if you have questions about the submission process.

We encourage artists whose work has been accepted for an exhibition to join us for the Exhibit Opening Reception and Meet the Artist, held on the second Friday of the month from 5:30 - 8:00 pm.

Please click here to submit.