Upcoming Retreats

Portland, OR 2023 - April 11 - April 19, 2023

Portland, OR 2023 FALL - Oct 8-15, 2023

Portland, OR 2023 Registration is NOW OPEN

Give 'Em the Bird -(Painting That Is)

Doris Arndt
9:00 - 4:30
Friday April 14

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$ 185  

Doris will gently lead you through her process of creating these fun, whimsical birds. You will work on smaller size paintings to master the techniques that translate well to larger sizes. During class you will complete 3-4 paintings.  

Materials Fee $10 paid at beginning of class includes:

one piece of watercolor paper, 3 wooden boards ( 2.75” x 5.5”), use of Doris’ acrylic paints, paint pens, gel pens, Stablio water soluble black pencil, clear acrylic spray and acrylic wax sealer, water cups, scrap paper, paper towels and a handout.

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

small jar of gesso, inexpensive brushes in 1/4” flat and 1” flat and a small tip for details, a pencil for rough sketches, white gel pen (like Signo), and a fine tip permanent black marker.

Optional: paint markers, moonlight gel pens (for dark surfaces)


Click here for a printable page

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For your convenience, you may pre-order your materials for classes! Your materials will be waiting for you at the retreat. And you can always purchase additional materials at the retreat.

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