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Bill Farnsworth, Oil Painting Workshop Feb.24-26, 2018

From the Field to the Studio

Price: $425.00
Workshop Dates: 2/24/2018 – 2/26/2018
Location: On the Waterfront Gallery

Join Bill Farnsworth for a 3 day Oil Painting Plein Air/ Studio Workshop in Apalachicola, Fl.

Bill will demo every morning and show students how to choose, edit, and capture the essence on a scene in Plein Air for one day.

Back in the studio students will learn how to get the most out of their studies and photographs for two days.

Bill’s unique teaching style will give students lots of “one on one” attention while working from the inside out with 3 main values.

To sign up, tickets available at https://squareup.com/store/on-the-waterfront-gallery or call 850-653-9699 to register in advance.

Recommended supply list: Bill Farnsworth Workshop materials list

See Bill’s website: https://billfarnsworth.com/workshop/16523/from-the-field-to-the-studio

Friday, Feb.23, 5:30-7 pm. Meet the artist. Wine reception open house at On the Waterfront Gallery. Free admission.

Bill’s paintings will be on display and available to purchase.

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Refund policy: cancel less than 7 days prior to start (or no show) – no refund; cancel at least 7 days (or if workshop cancelled) – 100% refund.

Debra Nadelhoffer

Debra Nadelhoffer Artist Workshop, Oils or Pastels: Feb. 8-10, 2018

OPA Award Winner Debra Nadelhoffer, artist workshop “Landscapes on the Forgotten Coast”, Feb. 8-10, 2018 (TH-SA).

COME JOIN US AS WE PAINT THE BEAUTIFUL COASTAL AREA IN APALACHICOLA, FL

We will go outside to gather information through sketches, photos and small paintings. I will focus on how to simplify all of the information into masses, values and composition. We will be working on small panels or paper to keep our shapes and values simple. I will do a demo each day and then provide individual attention to each student at their easels. In case of rain, we will use our photos and sketches to develop paintings inside. Bring several (2-3 per day) smaller canvases or boards to paint on no larger than 11×14. Pastellists need to bring several pre-cut surfaces to use for the studies. Critique for each students workshop pieces is available if requested. Class will begin at 9:00 each morning and will go to 4:00 in the afternoon with an hour for lunch.

One woman show: Friday, 2/9, 5:30-7 pm. Meet the artist. Wine reception open house at On the Waterfront Gallery, 117 Market Street, Apalachicola, FL. Free admission.
Weekend Warrior Workshop, Landscape Painting, at WOW (Workshops On the Waterfront), 117 Market Street, Apalachicola, FL.
$350 includes all activities.

To sign up, tickets available at https://squareup.com/store/on-the-waterfront-gallery or call 850-653-9699 to register in advance.

Recommended supply list: NADELHOFFER Supply List

Debra’s paintings will be on display and available to purchase.

Refund policy: cancel less than 7 days prior to start (or no show) – no refund; cancel at least 7 days (or if workshop cancelled) – 100% refund.

Craig Reynolds profile

Craig Reynolds Oil Painting Workshop Nov.17-19, 2017

On the Waterfront Gallery is hosting a Craig Reynolds “Let’s Make Plein Air Easy” oil painting workshop Nov.17-19, 2017. You’ll learn to take the frustration out of plein air painting by learning Craig’s “Quick tack” painting method, which will keep you from having muddy colors and help you control your brush-work, and much more. Craig will have you working in the fun part of completing your painting in a very short time with clean crisp color and values like you have never experienced before. Craig Reynolds oil painting workshops are designed for the beginners with some oil painting experience, the intermediate or professional level artist as well. Painting locations are in and around Apalachicola, FL.

Schedule:
Friday, 11/17: presentation and demo followed by instruction.
Friday, 11/17, 5:30-7pm: One man show: Meet the artist. Wine reception open house at On the Waterfront Gallery, 117 Market Street, Apalachicola, FL. Free admission.
Saturday, 11/18: class with demo followed by instruction, cruise and assist.
Sunday, 11,19: class with instruction, cruise and assist.
9am-4pm, all days. Students must furnish their own lunch.

Cost: $395. To sign up, tickets available at https://squareup.com/store/on-the-waterfront-gallery or call 850-653-9699 to register in advance.
Refund policy: cancel less than 7 days (or no show) no refund; cancel at least 7 days prior to start (or if workshop cancelled) 100% refund.

Supply List (pdf): CraigReynoldsWORKSHOPsupplies

Nov.17 thru December: Craig’s paintings will be on display and available for purchase.

Craig’s website: http://www.craigreynoldsstudio.com/

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Charlie Sawyer, Photographer | Workshop Sep29-Oct1; Show to 10/25/17

We are pleased to be hosting the Charlie Sawyer, Photographer Workshop, Sep.30 & Oct.1, 2017. Charlie is a featured Photographer at our gallery, and would like to share some of his knowledge and skills with others.

Schedule:

Friday, 9/29, 5:30-7pm: Open House Wine Reception. Meet Charlie, see his work, and enjoy some light refreshments, wine and hors d’oeuvres. Free admission.

Sat. 9/30, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
A Photographer’s Eye: How To See And Capture Photographs In The World Around Us
Join photographer Charlie Sawyer for a walk around downtown Apalachicola and the waterfront. He’ll share his techniques for seeing potential photographs in the environment, and then share the technical knowledge necessary to capture the images in ways that show them in their best light. Charlie will demonstrate how to select the best angle, compose the shot, and which camera settings you should use to get the most out of any digital camera. Bring any digital camera, with fully-charged batteries and plenty of available memory.

Sat. 9/30, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Reproducing Paintings: How To Produce High-Quality Digital Photographs Of Your Paintings
Photographer Charlie Sawyer will demonstrate how to position artwork, lighting, and the camera to get high-quality reproductions of paintings. Charlie will show you which of your camera’s settings you should use to get the most faithful reproduction of your artwork. Indoor and outdoor techniques will be demonstrated. Charlie will also demonstrate how to resize the images for various purposes, such as Giclee prints, contest submissions, and posting on the web. Bring any digital camera, with fully-charged batteries and plenty of available memory.

Sun. 10/1, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Basic Photo Editing: How To Use Any Photo Editing Software To Make Your Photos Look Better.
Photographer Charlie Sawyer will demonstrate how to process and prepare any photographs you have taken, to make them look their best. He’ll start out with the basic tools that are freely available on any computer (and on the web), and then demonstrate some advanced techniques that come with more sophisticated programs like PhotoShop.

Cost: $35 each workshop. Maximum 15 participants per workshop. Tickets available at https://squareup.com/store/on-the-waterfront-gallery or call 850-653-9699 to register in advance. Refund policy: cancel less than 7 days (or no show) no refund; cancel at least 7 days prior to start (or if workshop cancelled) 100% refund.

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9/29-10/25: Charlie’s work will be on display and available for purchase.

About Charlie Sawyer: he is a retired leadership development facilitator, instructional designer, and educator. He is an award-winning fine art photographer and an amateur singer-songwriter. You can find Charlie on Facebook and LinkedIn. And visit Charlie’s European travel blog, 1700Somewhere.com. Charlie lives with his wife in Apalachicola, Florida, USA.

Website: https://charliesawyer.com/

John Spohrer, Photographer-Workshop presentation & Show SEP 1-27, 2017

We are delighted to be hosting renowned local Photographer and Florida Master Naturalist John Spohrer, September 1 to 27, 2017. John has lived on the Forgotten Coast since 1980, and has published 2 photo journalism books.

Events:

Friday, 9/1: Open House Wine Reception 5:30-7pm. Meet John, see his work, and enjoy some light refreshments, wine and hors d’oeuvres. Free admission.

Saturday, 9/2, 2-4pm: Workshop presentation: “The Art of Waterscape Photography”. Location: here at the gallery. Discussion, Slideshow/Video & Book Signing. Admission $35, tickets available at https://squareup.com/store/on-the-waterfront-gallery or call 850-653-9699 to register in advance, seating limited.

9/1-27: John’s photography and books will be on display and available for purchase.

 

About John Spohrer (from http://forgottencoastoutdoors.com/aboutAuthor.html):
John B. Spohrer, Jr. is a Florida Master Naturalist who has lived on the Forgotten Coast since 1980 after moving from his native Louisiana. He is a graduate of Louisiana State University and studied graduate-level creative writing at Florida State University. He is an honorably-discharged veteran of the U. S. Army.

The author is married to Helen Diane Townsend Spohrer of The Plains, Louisiana. The family is active in supporting the Franklin County Humane Society and the Florida Wild Mammal Association and urges your support of these two worthy organizations.
Spohrer and his wife own Forgotten Coast TV. This cable TV channel is dedicated to eco-education and to displaying the unique culture and resources of the Forgotten Coast and Franklin County, Florida. Forgotten Coast TV is available on all cable outlets in Franklin County and broadcasts streaming on the Internet at www.ForgottenCoastTV.com.

The author has been the host of “The Forgotten Coast Outdoors” since 2005. This show emphasizes the eco-adventures available here that can bring both visitors and locals closer to understanding and appreciating the land, plants and animals that call the Forgotten Coast home.

“My goals are to promote the lawful, ethical and responsible treatment of all wildlife and to support additions to our treasury of public wild lands as befits the Forgotten Coast’s unique and irreplaceable bio-diversity.

My hope is that these images and stories remind you of the urgent need to protect and nurture the heart and soul of Florida’s Forgotten Coast, its wild creatures in their wild places. They have nowhere left to go.

See more about John at:

http://forgottencoastoutdoors.com

https://www.facebook.com/john.spohrer

Debra Nadelhoffer Workshop Oils and Pastels: February 3-6, 2017

Debra Nadelhoffer Workshop Oils and Pastels: February 3-6, 2017

Come join OPA Award Winner, One Man Show “Landscapes on the Forgotten Coast”. 

We will go outside to gather information through sketches, photos and small paintings. I will focus on how to simplify all of the information into masses, values and composition. We will be working on small panels or paper to keep our shapes and values simple. I will do a demo each day and then provide individual attention to each student at their easels. In case of rain, we will use our photos and sketches to develop paintings inside. Bring several (2-3 per day) smaller canvases or boards to paint on no larger than 11×14. Pastellists need to bring several pre cut surfaces to use for the studies. Critique for each students workshop pieces is available if requested. Class will begin at 9:00 each morning and will go to 4:00 in the afternoon with an hour for lunch.
One man show: Friday 5:30-7:00 pm. Wine reception open house.
Weekend Warrior Workshop, Landscape Painting, at WOW (Workshops On the Waterfront), 117 Market Street, Apalachicola, FL.
$350 includes all activities.
To sign up, send an email to lynnwilson2@aol.com

About Debra Nadelhoffer:
Georgia plein air and studio artist of oils and pastels. Signature Member of ASMA, a member of American Impressionist Society, Oil Painters of America, American Women Artists, a master signature member of Women Painters of the Southeast, and a signature member of Southeastern Pastel Society. Deb has mastered landscapes and wildlife and has been a popular artist of the Forgotten Coast scenes and On the Waterfront Gallery for years.

2017 Artist Workshops

Announcing 2017 Artist Workshops:

Debra Nadelhoffer Workshop Oils and Pastels: February 3-5, 2017
We will go outside to gather information through sketches, photos and small paintings.  I will focus on how to simplify all of the information into masses, values and composition.  We will be working on small panels or paper to keep our shapes and values simple.  I will do a demo each day and then provide individual attention to each student at their easels.  In case of rain, we will use our photos and sketches to develop paintings inside.  Bring several (2-3 per day) smaller canvases or boards to paint on no larger than 11×14. Pastellists need to bring several pre cut surfaces to use for the studies.  Critique for each students workshop pieces is available if requested.  Class will begin at 9:00 each morning and will go to 4:00 in the afternoon with an hour for lunch.
One man show: Friday 5:30-7:00 pm. Wine reception open house.
Weekend Warrior Workshop at WOW (Workshops On the Waterfront), 117 Market Street, Apalachicola, FL.
$350 includes all activities.

Joan Vienot, May 2017.

Joseph Palmerio, March 24-26, 2017, has been Postponed to Fall, 2017. Dates to be announced.
Workshop utilizing two color palette, emphasizing warm and cool relationships. We will also cover complementary color palette, making use of and understanding the secondary colors of the palette, simplifying the landscape using limited palettes, and understanding the sky and how it relates to the entire landscape.
One man show: Friday 5:30-7:00 pm. Wine reception open house.
Weekend Warrior Workshop at WOW (Workshops On the Waterfront), 117 Market Street, Apalachicola, FL.
$350 includes all activities.

…more details to be announced.

Keith Martin Johns Workshop OCT 17+18

The workshop was a success! Thanks to all artists who participated.

Keith Martin Johns New workshop in Historic Downtown Apalachicola, FL

 October 17 & 18, 2015

“From Marshes to Coastal Skies”


Come join other artists in this 2-Day Oil Painting Workshop. Together learn exciting principles taught by Keith Martin Johns, MFA as he leads students to strengthen their skills and practice professional techniques to create beautiful oil paintings of Florida’s marshes and spacious skies.

Skill Level: Intermediate-advanced oil painters

Location: On the Waterfront Gallery 117 Market Street, Apalachicola, FL 32320

Meet & Greet Friday @ 5: Hosted by Lynn Wilson at The Waterfront Gallery, 117 Market St., Apalachicola

Workshop Fee: $195

see Keith’s web page: http://www.keithmartinjohns.com/web/pageid/112835/pages.asp

Keith Martin Johns Oil Painting Workshop Feb 5-7 Apalachicola

Fellow Artists, don’t miss this Apalachicola Oil Painting Workshop Feb 5-7, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. We need at least 8 people to make this happen.

Keith Martin Johns-FB Keith-Martin-JohnsLearn the techniques of Landscape painting from a master Keith Michael Johns coming to Apalachicola Thursday, Friday, & Saturday, Feb 5,6 & 7 at “On the Waterfront Gallery” 117 Market St., downtown. He will demonstrate and guide you through his techniques and secrets for $98 per day or $295 for 3 days. Don’t worry if you don’t have brushes or supplies because he will bring everything. You need only yourself to enjoy and learn from a master. Call 305-588-5885 or 850-653-9699 to register. See you soon! – Lynn Wilson, with AAA.

A professional artist for over 35 years and classically trained, Keith Martin Johns is presenting a unique workshop teaching the principles of the Old Masters. He will be an ongoing instructor working with Lynn Wilson at, On the Waterfront Gallery in Apalachicola, FL.

Day 0ne: Introduction to fundamental basic vocabulary and color harmony by creating two color wheels and a value scale. Review perspective, movement and balance, grid system, sight readings and negative and positive space. In the afternoon, thumbnail value study in the field. Be prepared to bring your easel and necessities for outdoor sketching on a 18″ x 24″ sketch pad, bring digital a camera and USB cord for downloading.

Day Two: Demonstration on how to build, stretch and prepare a canvas. Compose reference materials in an interesting composition. Review chiaroscuro, draw larger value study on paper, and begin underpainting, wash drawing on prepared canvas.

Day Three: Begin painting oil color on canvas, (prepared primed, custom canvas will be provided. Please bring additional fee for one canvas, 20″ x 30″ $41, or 24″ x 36″ $55 or 30″ x 45″ $80)

To compose art is to see it, feel it and think it. We will do all the necessary study including plein air, sketches and photo reference. Combining imagination to fuel all the inspiration we gather to imitate reality. Keith calls this, “Creative Representation Realism. It’s part real in that it is based upon what we can see and know; that’s the objective nature of art. It’s real in the subjective sense because the stimulus for the art has been processed through the soul. It is no mere picture or exact representation of reality but the reality within and without; that makes it a work of art”.

Cost, $295.00 per student, $100 deposit due with registration. Check payable to: Keith Martin Johns. Mail deposit to: 5422 Cliff Street, Graceville, FL 32440 or call (850) 360-4908 for more information.

Workshop location: On The Waterfront Gallery, 117 Market Street, Apalachicola, Florida 32320. 850-653-WOWW (9699) or (305) 588-5885. For questions about the workshop call, Linda Johns at (850) 360-4908.

See http://www.keithmartinjohns.com/web/pageid/112835/pages.asp for more info.