August 2020 National Artist Workshop: 
Karen Margulis PSA IAPS-MC
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December 27, 2017

I am so excited to start the January daily painting challenge. 

If you’re like me, you are known in your family or circle as ‘the creative one’. Well intentioned family and friends assume I can paint anything at the drop of a hat or that I can paint anything well at the drop of a hat. 

The reality is I can’t and don’t. I feel I have to be in the right mindset to create. I have to know what I want to paint. I have to be inspired by the concept, image or idea to paint. I worry about my ability to render and my technical ability with the pa...

December 27, 2017

Starting January 9th and every Tuesday afternoon in January from 1pm-4pm, a pastel class will be offered at the Art Alliance.  This will be a four week class and each week a different member of the CPPS will teach an afternoon session in their specialty.  Tentative schedule below:

  • Jan 09   Pastel Principles:  Still Life with Marianne Fyda

  • Jan 16   Pastel Perspectives: Landscape with Susan Nicholas Gephart

  • Jan 23   Pastel Plus:  Mixed-media with Anne Kenyon

  • Jan 30   Pastel Poses:  Figure with Kim G...

December 27, 2017

I'm hoping you will become curious, become playful, become adventurous and take the challenge.  Grow---Change---Re-imagine.

  • 7 day challenge     January 1 through the 7th

  • 14 day challenge   January 1 through the 14th

  • 21 day challenge   January 1 through the 21st

  • 31 day challenge   January 1 through the 31st

Please consider joining the January Challenge. There are many time options available and you can even create your own option if none of those presented fit your needs. This is an opportunity to exp...

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