OUTDOOR PAINTING “WUERKSHOP” with Jenny Wuerker
Saturday, July 15th (Please pre-register and pay by July 7)
Jenny Wuerker is presently exhibiting her work, along with her husband Aaron, at the Nicolaysen Art Museum. She is a Plein Air (outdoors) Landscape painter who has also taught art for many years at all levels, from high school and college, to children‘s workshops and adult education. She lives in Buffalo WY, owns Crazy Woman Fine Art Gallery, and was part of the downtown Buffalo mural team. She has a BA from Yale University and an MFA from The American University. To learn more about the artist visit: CrazyWomanFineArt.com.
Supplies are provided. Please bring a fold out chair or a blanket to sit on. All skills levels are welcome.
Youth Class Description: Discover the fun of painting outside! Jenny Wuerker is a landscape painter who will show you how she starts a painting outdoors and teach you how to paint the world you see around you. You will learn some of the basic principles of painting including color mixing, value, and perspective and make your own acrylic painting right outside the Nicolaysen Art Museum!
Youth Class, ages 9-14 years old, 10:00am-12:00pm
Fees: $20 per child member, $25 per child non-member.
Adult Class Description: Discover the fun of painting outside! In this three-hour workshop, you will learn how to capture the world around you in a quick acrylic painting, directly from observation. Jenny Wuerker will introduce you to the basic principles of starting a painting and will do a quick demonstration of how she works. You will have the opportunity to tackle your own city landscape painting right outside the Nicolaysen Art Museum!
Adult Class (high school and adult), 2pm-5:00pm
Fees: $40 per member, $30 per student with valid student ID, $55 per non-member. Bring a friend and save $10.00 of your admission.