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Portrait Drawing

May 8, 2019

9 - 11:30

$35. (or $40. with materials)


email for more details

Bring Drawing Tablet or 5 sheets of paper at least 8 1/2" x 11" (or 9" x 12"),

drawing pencils and a kneaded eraser. Bring a large B&W photo to draw from.


fall trees in watercolorhouse in wcroses

Watercolor in Bermuda Dunes

Watercolor Materials List

Thursdays to April 11, 2019 9:00 - 11:45

I'll be teaching ideas from my favorite watercolor artists. I have taken workshops from most.

Including: Judi Betts, Frank Webb, Stephan Quiller, Christopher Schink, Pat Dews, Carol Barnes, Carla O'Conner, Tony van Hasslet,

Arne Westerman, Dale Laitinen, Alex Powers, Edward Betts, Alex Powers, Maxine Masterfield, Kathrine Chang Lui, Skip Lawerence

$35. for each class
art classes

No Class March 28th



Private Classes in drawing, painting, critiques, and Photoshop, Photoshop Elements

are available $100. for 90 minute session. 760-610-1516


Sketch and Paint

Sketching on location with Black Marker and Watercolor.

palms building palm
Views from Pueblo Bonita Blanco, Cabo San Lucas
To be arranged...Cabo San Lucas

Watercolor Materials List


Photoshop Elements - 5 day workshop


2019 - 5 Fridays 10:00 - 12:00 $125

January 11 through February 8

760-610-1516 or email






Johhny Depp



Learn Photoshop Elements. Crop, straighten, color balance, copy, move and paste, adjustment layers, masks and more.




Fun with Text, Effects, Blend Modes, and Filters




call 760-610-1516

or email





Pat's Watercolor Paint Events

Paint along set up   Paint Night Class


Large Group - Directed Painting in Watercolor

$50 per person all materials included.

(excluding tables, chairs, wine and food)

wc apples desert garden wc hearts barn
Apples (Beginner) Desert Garden (Intermediate) Hearts (Beginner) Barn (Beginner/Intermediate)
bamboobamboo palms w wax ink palm Colony 29
Bamboo (Beginner) Five Palms (Beginner) Pen and Watercolor Palm (Beginner) Colony 29 (Intermediate)


call 760-610-1516


Pat's Abstract Acrylic Paint Events

easy acrylic

Group - Guided Painting in Acrylic

$60 per person all materials included.

Take home a 16"x 20" or 20"x 20" (1 1/2") Painted Canvas.

(excluding tables, chairs, wine and food) $100 per person for total package.


abstracts abstracts abstracts

Brunch Abstract Painting Event in March at The Galen in Palm Desert, CA 2019


Acrylic Materials List

Private Classes in drawing, painting, critiques, and photoshop are available $100. for 90 minute session.



Ironwood, Monday Morning Painting Class


triad color

photos from weekly classes:

flowers from class

Demo in Murrieta in Oct. 1, 2018

demo acrylic


Jan, 11, 2017 9:00- 12:00 - Sketch at The Living Desert

call 760-610-1516 to register $45 (includes materials)

We meet inside the gate, so bring your membership card.

Jan, 11, 2017

9:00- 12:00

Sketch @ The Living Desert


A 2-pen method will be used to make Quick Sketches.

These are great for travel.  Draw your ideas deep into your memory.



quick sketchsketch group sketch animalsbirds


Demo at Party in Palermo for the Artist Council of the Palm Springs Art Museum







Demo CVWS Palm Springs Air Museum Annual Show


watercolor portrait



watercolor portraitWatercolor Classes and Photoshop Classesflwer photo

Call 760-610-1516 or email

Call to arrange demonstrations and workshops for your art club.

me at CVWS demo
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