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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/

January 2020

$100

Lynds Wendy Lee- Art Journal Jam

January 12, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until January 26, 2020

Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Using paint, images and text come experience the power and beauty of art journaling. Starting with luscious backgrounds that sing, this three part afternoon series will joyfully guide you through the process of creating pages that are deeply personal. Step into the no experience/no fear environment dedicated to letting you be YOU via the visual vehicle of art!

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$100

Wendy Lee Lynds- Art Journal Jam 3 Part Series

January 12, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until January 26, 2020

Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Art Jam Journal Instructor: Wendy Lee Lynds Dates: three consecutive Sundays, Jan 12 ,19 & 26th 1-4 p.m. Using paint, images and text come experience the power and beauty of art journaling. Starting with luscious backgrounds that sing, this three part afternoon series will joyfully guide you through the process of creating pages that are deeply personal. Step into the no experience/no fear environment dedicated to letting you be YOU via the visual vehicle of art!

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$450

Gloria Miller- Powerful Tools for Powerful Paintings

January 31, 2020 @ 9:00 am - February 2, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

This class is designed to give students a firm grasp of basic art principles. I believe academic practices are fundamental and I’ll present down-to-earth studies daily to promote these skills and the “thinking” that accompanies them. The studies aim at deeper, richer understanding of color, values, design concepts, perspective and an awareness and real appreciation of our own individual creative spirits. When these fundamentals are thoroughly absorbed into our thinking, we are free to fully pursue our personal artistic journeys…

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March 2020

$699

Jack Graham- Bandon Beach

March 27, 2020 @ 9:00 am - March 29, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Even though we “officially” begin at sunrise on Friday, MARCH 27nd , WE WILL HAVE A MEET AND GREET, at 6 p.m. on Thursday MARCH 26 st at THE SUNSET OCEANFRONT LODGING MOTEL in Bandon OR. (We’ll meet at registration desk). Please arrive in time to attend this meeting! During this short session we will talk about logistics, what to expect, travel and workshop goals and have a presentation on Abstract Photography on the Oregon Coast. Remember, we will be…

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April 2020

$805

Jeff Hirst- Discovery and Reveal: Screenprinting onto/into Encaustic

April 27, 2020 @ 9:00 am - April 30, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Discovery and Reveal: Screenprinting onto/into Encaustic is a workshop that covers the unique process of silkscreening pigment sticks, tinted gesso, and inks below/into/onto encaustic surfaces. A simplified approach towards screenprinting makes this process easy to grasp and unites graphic print elements with painting surfaces and motifs. The class will focus on creating images that incorporate multiple printing passes from both fixed screenprinting stations to freeform printing approaches. The class is designed for students who have basic encaustic experience although no…

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May 2020

$1200

Sam Abell-Master Class

May 18, 2020 @ 9:00 am - May 22, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Join renowned photographer and teacher Sam Abell for a concentrated one-week workshop on beautiful Whidbey Island. Open to a select number of photographers serious about their work, this workshop will emphasize documentary photography of the life and landscape of Puget Sound.  The workshop will also concentrate on the editing of work and the creation of photographic projects. Each day participants will engage with Sam in the field making new photographs and in the classroom editing existing work. With strong individual…

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$325

Lou Cabeen- Altered Books Botanizing

May 29, 2020 @ 9:00 am - May 30, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Altered Books Botanizing is a workshop in which an altered book can become a personal archive of life in a changing climate. In this workshop, participants will learn basic techniques for altering a book to use as a journal in which to record observations of the natural world. We will begin by editing the content of a used book via cutting, pasting, gesso, and collage. Methods of creating pockets and cavities in the existing book structure will be demonstrated and…

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June 2020

$625

Flora Carlile-Kovacs: Prefelt Rug Workshop with Nomadic Design

June 18, 2020 @ 9:00 am - June 21, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

In Kyrgyzstan, when a daughter got married, her mother and her relatives felted her a rug. Using their ancient symbols they felted her best wishes and good luck into the rug that stayed with her for the rest of her life. In this workshop, you’ll create a felted rug (approximately 3×5’) with the instructor’s pre-felt technique, using either the several hundred-year-old symbols or creating your very own. Come and join us for a four-day workshop and learn – about the…

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August 2020

$665

Lisa Binkley- Boro Spirit

August 15, 2020 @ 9:00 am - August 18, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Course Description:  Boro mending, kantha cloth, the Quilts of Gee’s Bend. Each of these evokes images of old, worn fabrics, simply but beautifully stitched for a new purpose out of need and salvaged cloth. Born of necessity in diverse cultures worldwide, contemporary fiber artists can learn much from these traditions both technically and aesthetically. In this workshop we explore the traditions that created these textiles and then look to them for inspiration in creating new works of fiber art. Beginning…

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September 2020

$850

Jane Callender- How Can You Resist?

September 7, 2020 @ 9:00 am - September 11, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Some of the oldest methods of patterning cloth are the resist dyed techniques. These include batik, which uses paste or hot wax, and the shibori technique which was brought to prominence in the West during the ‘60s through the use of Chinese tie-dye. ‘Tie-dye’ techniques are to be found the world over including India, Japan, Indonesia, Peru, and Africa – and they are now collectively referred to as shibori – the word the Japanese gave to their traditional textiles which…

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$395

Hannah Hunter- Leaf, Paper, Print Collage Workshop

September 11, 2020 @ 9:00 am - September 13, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Enhance your art practice in inspiring and unique ways. Join us do an exciting three day exploration into the world of botanical printmaking and collage; accessible art forms whether you’re a newcomer or seasoned artist. On the first day, we’ll layer lines leaves and colors on a GeliArts gel plate in order to create a series o beautiful and unique handprinted collage papers. The following day, we’ll immerse ourselves in the world of botanical contact printing (also called eco printing),…

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October 2020

$425

Caitlin Dundon- Inspiration Birds Mixed Media Collage

October 23, 2020 @ 9:00 am - October 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Join mixed media artist Caitlin Dundon for a fabulous, energizing and inspirational three-day workshop for all skill levels where there are no mistakes. Beginners will benefit from basic processes of learning how to start a painting with a variety of backgrounds from white gesso, black gesso, multi-colored painting as well as learning the basics of working with acrylic gel for collage. Practice begins on watercolor paper and then proceeds with canvas or wood panel as the weekend progresses creating an…

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$550

Diane Williams- Mark Making: Developing Your Signature Style

October 24, 2020 @ 9:00 am - October 26, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Pacific Northwest Art School, 15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239 United States

Mark making is as distinctive as your fingerprint, adding a personal touch to your painting. Marks can energize a painting, or highlight movement, texture or direction. In this 2-day workshop you will practice abstract acrylic painting techniques that are enhanced by your personal mark making. Feeling stuck or that something personal or dynamic is missing in your painting? This class is designed to help you develop your signature style by identifying your personal and unique marks. Venture with us into…

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