EXPERIENCE OUR NEW ONLINE CLASSES
WITH TED MATZ & PEGGY KIRKWOOD
VIDEO ON DEMAND WITH TED MATZ
Ted Matz has developed a series of weekly scheduled Virtual Painting Demonstrations that will concentrate on common problems that students have with their work, along with the concepts that can be applied to any medium.
Trailer videos are being planned and sent out 3 days prior to Ted’s demonstration videos. The trailers will be released on Mondays and the Demonstrations will occur on the following Thursdays. These are not live videos; the student can watch them at their own convenience. To access the video demonstrations the student simply has to click on the link below.
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RECENTLY RELEASED VIDEOS
“Scarey Greens”, March 23, 2020;
In this video the world of greens will be demystified and the student will be shown how with a few simple color mixing techniques they can make rich, vibrant greens.
“Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark”, April 2, 2020;
Students have a tendency to paint with weak values and non-saturated colors, in this video they will learn how to challenge themselves to venture into the dark, enjoy it and make in the end make their lights sing. Provide trailer link here.
“Being in the Red”, April 9, 2020;
This video will illustrate how to keep the warm colors warm and avoid painting pink tomatoes. The student will learn how to layer color to make your reds more saturated in color and bring out the vibrancy of their color choices.
The Advantages of a Limited Palette, April 16, 2020
It's a simple approach to color and makes color theory a bit more understandable. This video will cover principles that apply to a variety of mediums such as oils, acrylics, pastels and watercolor.
learn how to achieve a greater sense of atmospheric perspective in your paintings. Ted will demonstrate step-by-step how to achieve a greater sense of depth in your landscapes. Also covered is how to create a sense of time of day and a variety of weather conditions.Painting Light and Atmosphere, April 23, 2020
Putting Life in Your Still Life’s, April 23, 2020
Brush Work Secrets, April 30, 2020
Painting from Photographs, May 7, 2020
Compositional Pitfalls, May 14, 2020
NSVA LIVE WITH PEGGY KIRKWOOD!
Peggy Kirkwood's class offerings in this series will be held on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons at 1:00 pm LIVE. In this series of Online LIVE! classes Peggy Kirkwood will touch on essential watercolor techniques weekly to help improve the students overall journey with watercolor!
WEEK 1 - Wednesday April 8, 2020 1:00 pm - 1:40 pm
“Perfecting Washes!” Learn to paint washes in a variety of manners!
WEEK 2 - Wednesday April 15, 2020 1:00 pm - 1:40 pm
“The Skies the Limit!” Everything skies and clouds! So many different techniques to create majestic and breathtaking skies and clouds!
WEEK 3 - Wednesday April 22, 2020 1:00 pm- 1:40 pm
“It’s all About the Brush! Sometimes!” Flat, round, rigger, comber, scrubber! So many choices! Learn what your brush can do for you along with a few other brushless techniques!
WEEK 4 - Wednesday April 29, 2020 1:00 pm - 1:40 pm
“On the Edge!” Discover the many ways to lose or find an edge!
WEEK 5 - Wednesday May 6, 2020 1:00 pm - 1:40 pm
“Finally! Understanding Atmospheric Perspective!” Simple to understand color and atmospheric theory to improve your landscape paintings!
WEEK 6 - Wednesday May 13, 2020 1:00 pm - 1:40 pm
“Everything Water!” Countless techniques to create the illusion of water!
BEYOND BASICS / MIXED MEDIA WATERCOLOR
In this series of Online LIVE! classes Peggy Kirkwood will instruct on a different “Design Element” each week in addition to demonstrating different techniques she uses to create her mixed-media artwork.
WEEK 1 - Thursday April 9, 2020 1:00 pm-1:40 pm
“Accessing and Using Lines Intelligently”
WEEK 2 - Thursday April 16, 2020 1:00 pm-1:40 pm
“The Expressive Quality of Direction”
WEEK 3 - Thursday April 23, 2020 1:00 pm-1:40 pm
WEEK 4 - Thursday April 30, 2020 1:00 pm-1:40 pm
“Balance or Imbalance?”
WEEK 5 - Thursday May 7, 2020 1:00 pm-1:40 pm
“The Principle of Gradation”
WEEK 6 - Thursday May 14, 2020 1:00pm-1:40 pm
“The Properties of Color”
Peggy will be using ZOOM as a virtual LIVE platform to teach her watercolor classes. You can use your desktop computer, laptop computer, an iPad (or any other tablet) or an iPhone or Android.
Send Peggy your email address at email@example.com to be placed on the invitation list.