- Draw & Watercolor Workshop
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Learn to draw structures fast & easy, then paint them in watercolor with award winning artist, dale popovich.
Saturday, January 6, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Instructor: Artist, Dale Popovich
Supply List Needed. (see below)
Bring a bag lunch.
Beginning to Advanced students will benefit from this course.
During the first half of the day, demonstrations and basic linear perspective with simple structures will be the focus. Learn two -point perspective and drawing along with the instructor. In the second half of the day the class will apply your knowledge in a transparent watercolor painting. During this session you will develop a snow scene using the two-point perspective from the morning. You will gain an understanding of working from foreground to background, large to small and temperature changes in the snow scene.
Dale L Popovich. Observer. Artist. Watercolorist, is an award-winning watercolorist and teacher who is passionate about capturing the raw beauty of the American landscape with the fluid stroke of a brush. Spending his childhood summers in the Northwoods of Wisconsin, Dale learned to love its colors, textures, denizens, and moods – developed his holistic approach to watercolor. Today, his paintings celebrate these American landscapes and man’s humble efforts to tame it.
Trained at The American Academy of Art in Chicago by Director and President, Irving Shapiro, AWS, Dale was deeply inspired by this great American twentieth-century watercolorist. Dale later taught for 22 years at The American Academy of Art.
Currently, Dale teaches at the prestigious Palette & Chisel Academy of Fine Arts in Chicago. The Palette & Chisel is an association of representational artists, founded in Chicago in 1895, is the second oldest artist organization in the United States. He also teaches at Mainstreet Art Center in Lake Zurich, IL, and the Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL. Popovich has workshops, demos, and teaches weekly classes in his own studio in Highland. In addition, Popovich and his wife launch an online art school, ToweringWindsAcademyOfFineArts.teachable.com. Dale, his wife, Marilee and their two Pembroke Welsh Corgis live in Northwest Indiana. In addition they own a log cabin in the Great Northwoods of Wisconsin. Dale a signature member of the Illinois Watercolor Society. He is also a member of the Historic Brown County Art Galley Artists Association. His paintings and giclée prints can be seen and purchased at the Brown County Art Gallery in Nashville, IN and his online store.
Deadline for payment/registration is December 30.
No refunds will be given for any classes after the deadline date.
Parking is available behind the LOLA Center for the Arts building at 4262 County Road B, downtown Land O’ Lakes, WI.