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Pacific Northwest Art School

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15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States
3606783396 http://pacificnorthwestartschool.org/

August 2022

$650

Bold and Uninhibited: Oil and Cold Wax Painting

August 27 @ 9:00 am - August 30 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Bold and Uninhibited: Oil and Cold Wax Painting Serena Barton, Instructor Dates: Saturday, August 27th – Tuesday, August 30th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $625 Registration: $25 Materials: $60 Creating abstract art with oil paint and cold wax medium is intuitive, bold, and full of discovery. Your pieces will take on lives of their own through the many layers of oil and cold wax you apply, addition of mixed media elements, and the areas you choose to scrape away. Each oil and cold…

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September 2022

$825

Layers upon Layers

September 7 @ 9:00 am - September 11 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Layers upon Layers Carol Soderlund, Instructor Dates: Wednesday, September 7th – Sunday, September 11th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $800 Registration: $25 Materials: $0 Workshop Level: Intermediate and up. Some experience with Procion MX dye recommendedDistressed surfaces are endlessly fascinating to artists. Weathered doorways, crumbling walls, eroding hillsides, peeling paint, and rusted metal grab our attention as they partially reveal and partially conceal. These surfaces speak of time and of process. They open the door to our inner thoughts and invite us in……

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$775

The Coasts of Whidbey Island

September 8 @ 9:00 am - September 11 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

The Coasts of Whidbey Island David Cobb, Instructor Dates: Thursday, September 8th – Sunday, September 11th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $750 Registration: $25 Materials: $0 All levels welcome. Photographing the Whidbey Island coastline is about as good as it gets. The mornings will be spent capturing dramatic sunrises, photogenic coastlines, a lighthouse, harbors, bays, beautiful madronas, and one or two gardens. During the afternoon, we’ll direct our attention to the classroom where we’ll discuss the basic tenets of photography that include light, color,…

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$590

Beyond Felting: Silk, Wool & Paper

September 16 @ 9:00 am - September 18 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Beyond Felting: Silk, Wool & Paper Eva Camacho-Sánchez, Instructor Dates: Friday, September 16th – Sunday, September 18th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $525 Registration: $25 Materials: $40 During this three-day workshop, students will learn how to create a textured and unique surface by felting merino wool onto mulberry paper, and vice-versa. Paper is a material that provides certain tactile qualities, while adding more structure to the felt. Students will learn how to combine these two materials, how to trap the mulberry paper into…

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$500

The Poetry of Black & White Photography

September 16 @ 9:00 am - September 18 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

The Poetry of Black & White Photography Robert Stahl, Instructor Dates: Friday, September 16th – Sunday, September 18th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $475 Registration: $25 Materials: $0 This workshop in Black & White photography will emphasize the cultivation of a poetic eye. Accordingly, an interpretive style will be advocated. To reinforce this approach a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of composition and design will be provided as we consider the role of line, shape, texture, and depth along with light and time.…

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$750

Binding Time

September 29 @ 9:00 am - October 3 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Binding Time Christine Mauersberger, Instructor Dates: Thursday, September 29th – Monday, October 3rd, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $725 Registration: $25 Materials: $50 The diary must have always existed in a primitive form, but the first regularly kept diary of daily reflections dates back to the late Renaissance period, when the importance of individualism began to take hold. During this time, people began to keep commonplace books where assemblages of notes, ideas, inspirations, recipes, and quotes were recorded and kept. In this workshop,…

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October 2022

$750

Master Class with Christine

October 6 @ 9:00 am - October 9 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Master Class with Christine Christine Mauersberger, Instructor Dates: Thursday, October 6th – Sunday, October 9th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $725 Registration: $25 Materials: $0 A description and updated images for Christine’s Master Class are forthcoming  Instructor’s Bio: Christine Mauersberger is an American artist who produces complex mark-making narratives in multiple media: paintings, embroidery, and installation works. Her work is featured in private and public collections and has been exhibited and published internationally including The Millennium Court Arts Centre in Ireland and in the…

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$750

Susan Burnstine- Personal Photo Narrative

October 7 @ 9:00 am - October 9 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

In this 3-day (Friday-Sunday) workshop with award winning photographer Susan Burnstine you will explore your Personal Story. Photographic images are deeply rooted in personal emotion. This is the case whether they are found or created, and it is the case regardless of genre—be it landscape, still life,  portraiture, nature, abstraction, photojournalism, self-portrait, or documentary.  As photographers who strive to convey our visions in a true, honest, and consistent manner, we establish an emotional connection to each image we create. Under…

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$650

Ink and Splash Landscapes

October 7 @ 9:00 am - October 10 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Ink and Splash Landscapes David Lobenberg, Instructor Dates: Friday, October 7th – Sunday, October 9th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $625 Registration: $25 Materials: $0 With a bare minimum array of watercolor sketching tools and paints, I’ll teach you how to draw and ink in landscape overlaid with loose, vivid splashes of color! Perfect for lively, eye-catching landscape captures around town or around the globe!Instructor Bio: David Lobenberg

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$815

Unfolding Geometries: Creating Kaleidoscopic Hand-dyed Fabrics

October 11 @ 9:00 am - October 15 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Unfolding Geometries: Creating Kaleidoscopic Hand-dyed Fabrics Cameron Mason, Instructor Dates: Tuesday, October 11th – Saturday, October 15th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $750 Registration: $25 Materials: $40 Skill level: beginner/intermediateAdd rich visual texture to your hand-dyed fabrics through the art of the fold. Simple dye chemistry and low-tech methods create unique and fascinating results. Using Procion dyes and resist methods we will expand beyond the basics. Techniques include ice dyeing, soy wax resist, itajime-style clamped shibori, direct application, and low-water immersion dyeing. Explorations…

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$375

Gilding for Works of Art… A Study for Fine Artists

October 15 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Gilding for Works of Art… A Study for Fine Artists Charles Douglas, Instructor Date: Saturday, October 15th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $275 Registration: $25 Materials: $75 Students explore the various methods of working with gold and silver leaf on canvas, paper, and panels for both background and embellishment. Learn to lay a genuine 23k gold leaf ground for painting. Instructor Charles Douglas will patiently take you through the intricacies of working with delicate gold leaf and how to tame it with…

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$375

Water Gilded Panels

October 16 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Water Gilded Panels Charles Douglas, Instructor Date: Sunday, October 16th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $275 Registration: $25 Materials: $75 This Workshop takes the student through a summary of each step of the ancient traditional water gilding method specifically for panels from the laying and gluing of linen, and preparing and applying gesso and clay bole to laying and burnishing genuine 23k gold leaf and an intriguing introduction to granito, the technique of punchwork and incision for decorative embellishment. This course has been…

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$1275

Evocative Travel Photography – Telling Your Story of a Place and Its People

October 20 @ 9:00 am - October 24 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Evocative Travel Photography – Telling Your Story of a Place and Its People John & Lisa Merrill, Instructors Dates: Thursday, October 20th – Monday, October 24th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $1,250 Registration: $25 Materials: $0 In this fun workshop for photographers of all levels, John and Lisa Merrill will help you nurture your creativity and develop the skills and mindset to tell compelling visual stories of the places you explore and the people you meet. Whidbey is a fascinating and beautiful island…

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November 2022

$525

Monochrome

November 11 @ 9:00 am - November 13 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Monochrome Jack Graham, Instructor Dates: Friday, November 11th – Sunday, November 13th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $500 Registration: $25 Materials: $0 For many photographers, color presents a lot of challenges. In many images, the use of monochrome brings out the shapes and textures stronger than color. Perhaps it’s that in many images color can be distracting and taking away the drama of the scene. In monochrome photography, one can adjust the brightness, shadows and contrast to their individual liking, just as we…

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December 2022

$1225

A Natural Eye: The Expressive Landscape with Eddie Soloway

December 3 @ 9:00 am - December 7 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

A Natural Eye: The Expressive Landscape with Eddie Soloway Eddie Soloway, Instructor Dates: Saturday, December 3rd – Wednesday, December 7th, 2022 (9am-4pm) Tuition: $1,200 Registration: $25 Materials: $0 At the heart of any good photograph is both the passion for the subject and your ability to uniquely capture it. If you love the outdoors yet find that your images keep looking like pretty postcards, join Eddie Soloway for an intense week of looking at the natural world with fresh new eyes.…

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