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September Workshops

Eagle Crest Resort Village Square, 7525 Falcon Crest Drive, Ste. 100, Redmond, 434-989-3510, www.alfreddolezal.com, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Ongoing classes with Alfred Dolezal
Intermediate Drawing (mature teen & adults)
Thursdays 10am– noon, 4 weeks
Cost $150 (includes basic materials)
Advanced Drawing (mature teen & adults)
Saturdays 10am – noon, 4 weeks
Cost $175 (includes basic materials)
Oil Painting for Beginners
Wednesdays 2 – 4pm, 4 weeks
Cost $150 (includes basic materials)
Advanced Oil Painting
Fridays 2– 4pm, 4 weeks
Cost $175 (includes basic materials)
Open Drawing Studio
(no commitment to attend regularly)
Ongoing every Friday, 10am–noon
$60 Basic drawing materials supplied & complimentary mat


389 SW Scalehouse Ct., Ste. 120, 541-330-8759, www.atelier6000.com
Weekend encaustic class, Layering Prints in Encaustic, October 4-5. A6 Artist Member Ron Schultz will guide participants through a session on monoprinting to create textural and abstract prints. These prints become the raw materials for the following day’s session on encaustic.


313 SW Shevlin Hixon Dr., Bend
Register: artscentraloregon.org/artstation.php, 541-617-1317
Creative Juices Series
Art &Wine: Impasto Painting
Brittaney Toles
Thursday, Sept. 25, 5:30pm-8:30,$50
We want you to explore impasto painting with us at the Art Station this month. Learn to create an image that literally comes off the canvas through various impasto techniques and some wine. All supplies, two glasses of wine and light appetizers included.
Oil Painting Basics
Sue Wilhelm
Monday, Sept. 15-Oct. 27, 5:30pm-8:30, $180
Practice the basics of oil painting. This is a great class for new oil painters, those who would like to refresh basic knowledge and techniques, or those who want assistance with representational painting.
GOLDEN Mix Media Mania Workshop
Corrine Loomis Dietz
Sunday, Sept. 28, 11am-4, $95
An acrylic mix-up with paint, mediums, gels, grounds and your drawing tools!  Investigate, experiment and invent with an assortment of golden acrylic paint and mediums!
Drawing from Nature
Christine Elder
Sat.-Sun., Sept. 6-Sept.14, 10am-4pm, $150
Sketch what you see outdoors! This is an opportunity to explore the basic building blocks of sketching in pencil, pen and watercolor that will enable you to accurately record your observations of the natural world.


Landscape Astro-Photography taught by award-winning artist and experienced instructor Brad Goldpaint. Five-day Central Oregon Tour, September 17-21, this workshop covers several iconic locations within the Cascade Range. All wilderness destinations offer a rich and complex backdrop, illuminated under a starry night. Cost $1,595 per person, three spaces remaining. Workshops are structured around all skill levels from beginners to professional photographers desiring to learn more about capturing the night sky. Limited class sizes allows me to provide you with the best learning environment possible. My goal is to provide you with expert guidance, instruction and personal attention according to your learning styles-so I never bring my own cameras to a class! Visit website for more comprehensive details.


Colley Whisson, Modern Impressionism In Action, Oil & acrylic, October 17-20, 2014
Registrations still available
Coming in 2015
Ted Nuttall, Watercolor Portraits
July 20-24, 2015
Open registration begins Oct. 15, 2014
Contact: Sue Manley, 541-408-5524, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , www.cascadefineartworkshops.com


Workshop in Sisters, September 17 and 18 9am-3pm. $150 per each workshop
Norma will demonstrate on location with dry pastel, explaining her process, color and composition. Attendees will receive special instruction at their easels. Class limited to 8 students, beginners to advanced. Upon concluding either or both workshops, students are invited to an Artist’s Table dinner at the Open Door and an opportunity to hang your best plein air paintings at Clearwater Gallery on the evening of Sept. 18. $150 per each workshop 541-385-8012, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Join Cindy Briggs for a painting vacation in Spain “Barcelona and the Costa Brava” May 3-10, 2015, and in Collioure, France “The City of Painters” May 10-16. Try something closer to home in Anacortes, Washington, October 2-4, 2014, and in Bend at The Art Station and at Broken Top Club. More information about tours and Bend area private and group watercolor workshops is available at www.CindyBriggs.com, www.MakeEveryDayAPainting.com, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call Cindy at 541-420-9463


Register: sagebrushersartofbend.com, 541-617-0900 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
117 SW Roosevelt Ave., Bend
Watercolor Wednesdays with Jennifer Ware-Kempcke
(Free to members, $5 per session for non-members) Bring your own photos and supplies:
Sept. 3, 10, 17
Painting Animals - Fur, Feathers and Fun
Sept. 24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22:
Painting Water - Ocean, Lakes, Rivers and Waterfalls
Oct. 29, Nov. 5, 12, 19
Painting Texture with Watercolor (using saran wrap, salt, wax, etc. - supplies provided)
Lunch & Learn
Friday, Sept. 12, 12-1pm
Book Art with Linda Piacenti.
Bring your lunch and learn something new. ($3 donation is requested)


The Workhouse at 50 SE Scott Street, Suite #6, Bend. Leah Rutz 503-853-9662
Creativity Lab: Habits of a Productive Creative: Flow, Mindset & Discipline
Thursday September 4, 6-8pm
Join us for activities and discussion about how to strengthen your creative life and expand your potential. Learn specific tips and methods to increase your mental agility and work stamina. Creativity Labs are informal educational gatherings that are facilitated by artists and thinkers in the community. $10 at the door.
Recycle in Style: Scrap Metal Jewelrymaking
Thursday September 18
Explore the endless possibilities of repurposing scrap metal by learning techniques of cutting, sculpting and refining metal from silver and brass trays, recycled copper and copper electrical wire, old necklaces and a plethora of other found objects. You will gain knowledge of the properties of different kinds of metals and ways of connecting pieces together to create striking compositions that can be made into earrings, pendants, broaches, etc. $60
Creativity Lab: Cross Pollination-Studies and Exercises in Interdisciplinary Exploration
Thursday September 18, 6-8pm
Join us for activities and discussion about how innovation happens at the intersection between two disparate disciplines. We will explore what innovations in history fit this equation and how to inspire ourselves by engaging in different mediums, subjects and communities. $10 at the door
Beginning Silver Metal Clay
Thursday September 25, 5:30-9pm
Silver metal clay (also known as precious metal clay) is an amazing material that can be worked with like clay. Through this hands on class you will gain understanding of the process of creating a silver clay object from beginning to finish. Working with basic techniques students will explore the possible applications of silver clay while creating their own pendants that will culminate in a completed necklace that can be worn straight out of class! $115 (includes a take home tool kit) Registration deadline: September 18.
An Adventure in Fermentation: Unique Kombuchas and Fermented Veggies
Sunday September 19, 3-5pm
Spend a Sunday afternoon learning how to ferment veggies in your own kitchen and make kombucha for pennies instead of dollars. We will explore the reasons for adding beneficial bacteria to your life and how to grow and care for live cultures. $35. Registration deadline September 17.
Pitching Your Business For Artists, Entreprenuers & The Generally Creative
Tuesdays September 23 & 30, 6-8pm
Are you looking for people to purchase your art, goods or services? Would you like to speak freely about your work to establish your credibility? In this two-part course you will gain skills to speak your passion with natural felt confidence. $70 for both workshops. Registration Deadline: September 21.