|Kurt Plinke, Artist and Naturalist|
Exhibitions, Shows, Classes and Workshops
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Below, also find files including supply lists for workshops.
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Classes and Workshops
Monday Night Painting Group
Each Monday evening, 6:30 pm, until 9:00 pm.
An ongoing watercolor group. Participants range from beginners to advanced watercolorists, each focusing on individual projects. This is a great way for anyone to learn how much fun it is to paint using watercolors, quickly and easily.
$20 per the day, or $90 for eight consecutive weeks. Begin at any time.
Visit THE FOUNDRY Gallery in Denton, MD to see selections of Kurt Plinke's artwork.
Workshops at Sewell Mills
These one-day workshops are part of an ongoing series, "Bring-a-Dish Painting." We start the day with a pot-luck sharing of food, then paint the subject for the rest of the day. All of these workshops are designed with the novice watercolorist in mind, although experienced painters will also get a lot from the day. These workshops fill fast, so sign up early to reserve a chair. Contact Sewell Mills Studio, (410) 200-1743 or contact using email for more information or to register for each of these workshops. 50.00 for each one-day workshop. Register early to assure a chair. Please pay for each workshop separately.
Paint an Owl! Saw-Whet in Watercolor
May 2nd, 11:00 am until 4:30 pm. The smallest Maryland owl, the Saw-Whet Owl, is the subject for this workshop. We'll work from a sketch as we create a small watercolor of this owl looking at texture and color. An easy painting for any level watercolorist. Paper provided.
Small Bird on Small Paper
May 23rd, 11:00 am until 4:30 pm. We'll paint a small native songbird of our choice as we learn how to quickly compose and paint a detailed watercolor study. Texture, color and composition will be the focus for this painting. Something for any watercolorist, new or experienced, to learn. Paper provided.
Two Crabs: A Delicious Watercolor
June 20th, 11:00 am until 4:30 pm. Brown paper, a mallet and two perfectly-cooked Maryland crabs are a great watercolor workshop to head into Independence Day. We'll look at contrast, reds and geometric shapes in this fun little watercolor. Paper provided.
Summer Road Amid Corn
July 18th, 11:00 am until 4:30 pm. A warm Summer day, a dirt road and a corn as high as an elephant's eye will make for a pretty watercolor painting. Join in as we paint a view of a rural Summer scene in this easy watercolor workshop. Paper provided.
Visit Sewell Mills Studio & Gallery in Greensboro any time to see recent paintings and work in progress. Call or email to make sure we're open.
Classes at Sewell Mills
Monday Evening Open Studio Class, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm. For beginners to advanced watercolorists. A fun evening of painting, conversation and fellowship. This group has been ongoing for many years, and students enroll for eight weeks, beginning any time. 90.00 for eight consecutive weeks, or 20.00 per class, drop-in. Call before coming as a drop-in.