PLEIN AIR WORKSHOP

Plein Air Painting in Bucks & Hunterdon County
with Gordon Haas, August 18-24, 2012

NOTE: For info on current workshops,
visit our workshops page!

For reservations or info, call Gordon at (609) 397-7988
Email Gordon to request to be on the mailing list for future workshops

PAST WORKSHOPS
Spring 2011 Plein Air Painting
2010 Tuscany Workshop Info
2009 Positano Workshop Info
Photos from Tuscany Fall 2010 Workshop
Photos from Positano Fall 2009 Workshop
Photos from Positano Fall 2008 Workshop
Available Paintings of Positano

2012 PLEIN AIR WORKSHOP
with Gordon Haas

BUCKS & HUNTERDON COUNTY,
THE PICTURESQUE DELAWARE RIVER VALLEY
WHERE THE PLEIN AIR PAINTING TRADITION OF
THE PENNSYLVANIA IMPRESSIONISTS CONTINUES.

AUGUST 18-24, 2012

CHOOSE WEEKEND ONLY, WEEKDAY ONLY,
OR ANY COMBINATION THEREOF, EVEN BY THE DAY.
DAILY PAINTING SCHEDULE IS 9 AM - 12 NOON & 2 PM - 5 PM
EXPECT TO DO ONE PAINTING PER SESSION (TWO PER DAY)

$100.00 per day

Space limited to seven painters per day
A 50% deposit is required to reserve your spot, with
balance due 7 days prior to the start of the workshop.

All skill levels and mediums are welcome!

View photos from the Fall 2010 Tuscany Art Workshop

View photos and videos from the Fall 2009 Positano Art Workshop

View photos from the Fall 2008 Positano Art Workshop

PERTINENT INFORMATION FOR
PLEIN AIR PAINTING WORKSHOP

GORDON'S CONTACT INFO

ACCOMMODATIONS

SUGGESTED ART SUPPLIES & MATERIALS TO BRING

  • ENOUGH MATERIALS TO DO 2 PAINTINGS PER DAY
  • UTRECHT STUDIO CANVAS BOARDS, or
  • MDF (MEDIUM DENSITY FIBER) BOARD
    • (CAN GET AT HOME DEPOT, THEN CUT TO ANY SIZE & GESSO)
  • STEEL BRUSH BATHS W/ SEALED LIDS
  • JULIAN HALF BOX EASEL
  • Napsack/totebag for holding supplies
  • OIL CAN (can also get at any local hardware store)
  • RECOMMENDED UTRECHT COLORS TO BRING
    • UTRECHT WHITE
    • BURNT UMBER
    • WARM COLORS
      • CERULEAN BLUE HUE
      • CADMIUM YELLOW HUE
      • CADMIUM RED HUE
    • COOL COLORS
      • COBALT BLUE HUE
      • YELLOW OCHRE
      • ALIZARIN CRIMSON
  • THESE ARE THE ONLY COLORS GORDON USES IN HIS PAINTINGS. ALL HIS COLORS ARE MIXED.
  • FOR THOSE DOING OTHER MEDIUMS (WATERCOLORS, PASTELS, ETC), PLEASE CALL GORDON FOR ALTERNATE SUGGESTIONS
  • A WIDE BRIMMED HAT FOR SUN COVERAGE

MISCELLANEOUS

  • GORDON WILL HAVE TOURIST INFO PACKAGES WITH MAPS, THINGS TO DO, ETC.
  • IF YOU ARC COMING VIA PLANE:
    • CARRY ALL PAINTS IN CHECKED-IN BAGGAGE, NOT CARRY-ON
    • OIL PAINTERS - DO NOT BRING TURPENTINE, LINSEED OIL OR DAMAR VARNISH. GORDON WILL HAVE SUPPLIES FOR YOU
    • CHECK WITH AIRLINE FOR BAGGAGE WEIGHT LIMITATIONS. TYPICALLY 50 LBS PER BAG -MOST CHARGE PER BAG, 1 CARRY ON
    • HALF BOX JULIAN EASEL WORKS WELL AS A CARRY ON
    • GORDON WILL HAVE EXTRA HARDWARE FOR JULIAN EASELS
    • WET PAINTINGS? I WILL SHIP ANY PAINTINGS WITH WET PAINT AT THE END OF YOUR WORKSHOP, TO BE SHIPPED TO YOUR HOME 30 DAYS LATER, AT NO ADDITIONAL COST

HAPPY PAINTING!!!!!!