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WINTER WORKSHOP - scroll down to read all workshop descriptions
1 Day Watercolor Workshop: Compose, Draw and Paint
Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
January 12, 2020 (Snow date January 26)
Artist Teacher: Dorrie Rifkin
“Broadway” will be the theme for this workshop. This workshop will cover equally the steps of design, drawing, and painting. Participants will learn to create strong compositions, execute a solid underlying sketch, and draw and paint buildings, effectively. Expect to learn while having fun through demonstration, exercises, and individual instruction and encouragement.
Morning: Learn simple ways to drawing people and buildings. You will also learn the importance of design and layout.
Afternoon: Spend the afternoon painting a cityscape. Students can use a reference photo taken by the instructor or bring their own.
Artists will supply their own materials. (Material List will be provided)
To register and pay: Fee is $100
To register and pay, contact or 201-913-1140.
Payment can be by check or via PayPal. Full payment is required by Jan. 8. To reserve a space for this workshop. (Limit to 12 people) All Epertise levels: Beginner - Advanced are welcome.
About the Instructor:
New Jersey resident Dorrie Rifkin paints from her passions. Thirty years’ experience as an award-winning art director
ignited and cemented a life-long love affair with typography. Her other passions - Music, New York City, and
family- are palpable in her work. Every painting has a personal story. Her paintings have won more than 30 prizes,
many in international and national juried shows, and are exhibited in private collections, worldwide. Dorrie was
featured in the article “Ones to Watch,” Watercolor Artist (December 2010), and her work was selected for Splash 14, 15, 17 and 18. Her painting, “Leaving the Highline” was selected for the cover of Watercolor Artist magazine (February 2015). She is a signature member of the Transparent Watercolor Society of America, and the Northeast, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, New Jersey and Baltimore Watercolor Societies.