6-Day Illustration Boot Camp Workshop
with Cynthia Sheppard, E.M. Gist and Lucas Graciano
January 7th-12th, 2019 $1450
Are you an aspiring illustrator, a professional artist looking to expand your skill base or improve your skills with traditional media, or an art hobbiest with a lot of imagination looking to take a step into the world of the fantastic? Come spend six days this January in intense study and camaraderie with established industry professionals Cynthia Sheppard, Lucas Graciano and E. M. Gist. Immerse yourself in the world of illustration, and learn to make the images in your mind into a reality.
Each day of this six day workshop will run from 8am until 11pm (or later) and will include..
Daily lectures on storytelling, professionalism, career building, etc.
Daily demonstrations of painting from the model, idealization, creature design, etc.
1 on 1 instruction and assistance on your illustration from one of our award winning instructors.
When not working on your own illustration pull up a chair and watch one of the teachers work, and pick their brain with a round of “ask me anything”.
Further information on logistics, materials, and assignments will be released in the coming months. Reserve your spot now, as they are limited to JUST TWENTY, and are likely to go fast.
$100 deposit holds your spot in this workshop. Participants may pay in full at time of registration or take advantage of our payment plan. For payment plans $675 will be charged to your card on file on October 15th and the final payment of $675 will be charged on December 1st. CLICK HERE to visit our workshop policies page for hotel recommendations and to print a registration form. Students may also register by phone: (760) 753-5378.
8-Day Watts Atelier Boot Camp Workshop
Sept TBA 2019 $1450
Join the instructors of Watts Atelier for this rare opportunity to immerse yourself in 8 days of drawing and painting with these truly gifted instructors. We will cover a wide range of concepts including setting up the 4 palettes students should master to avoid major pitfalls, how to break down and study the masters in both painting and drawing, anatomy, gesture painting and even touch on landscape and still life. The emphasis will be on showing participants firsthand what designing and executing a training plan for the visual artist entails. This workshop will deliver practical exercises and advice that will communicate how working professionals got where they are and how you can as well. Come prepared for long days of intense learning, demonstrations and one-on-one instruction. Please note that Jeff Watts is taking a sabbatical and will not be teaching in the workshop.
BONUS: The workshop fee includes optional evening sessions of uninstructed model time.
$100 deposit holds your spot in this workshop. Participants may pay in full at time of registration or take advantage of our payment plan. For payment plans $675 will be charged to your card on file on June 15th and the final payment of $675 will be charged on August 1st. Please note due to the small workshop size (15 max) payments are non-refundable. CLICK HERE to visit our workshop policies page for hotel recommendations and to print a registration form. Students may also register by phone: (760) 753-5378. Click Here for convenient ONLINE REGISTRATION.