Event Workshops



April 6  Critique Sessions with Joseph and Vlad will run after our Quick Draw Competition starting approximately at 1:30pm. Five 15 minutes slots with each judge are offered to all participating and non-participating artists. You can schedule your session now by paying the fee of $30 online ($1.50 will be added to cover PayPal transaction fee) or the day of the event if available ~ First come first serve. Click below to register

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MARCH 30 – 31, 2019 CANCELLED
Saturday – Sunday

One workshop – Two instructors – Become a better painter today!
All medium: oil, acrylic, pastel, watercolor; All levels; Space is limited
2-day plein air workshop with two prominent instructors. It’s all about you! Your favorite medium, your favorite subject, your painting style and lots of private instructions from two award winning artists! No matter what your level of painting they take you to the next level.  You leave each day experience with a personal road map for continuing to improve.  You will go through the whole process of planning and executing successful paintings: What is your goal? How do you compose the painting for the strongest composition and design? What do you leave in and what do you take out? What kind of brushstrokes, edges, light, color harmony, drawing and relationships do you need in your paintings? How to make your work read across a room and move your viewer? How to paint quick? Get ready for the competition! Move forward to a new level! Fee: $300            About Joseph Melancon         About Vlad Yeliseyev

Options to register:
1. Register below with credit card or PayPal. 2. Call 941-330-6865 3. Mail us a check payable to Renaissance School of Art. Our mailing address:4600 Pine Harrier Dr., Sarasota, FL 34231

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Portion of the proceeds will benefit SRQPAP award fund
Feb 12, 2019 – Coquina Beach
9:30am Oil Painting Demo – free admission
1pm – 4pm – workshop – Fee: $50
About Rick Dziak
Workshop limited to 12 or less for good one- on- one attention. Sign up by contacting Rick directly. Email: dziakopa@cros.net, or call 419-494-4445. Any medium but Rick will be working in oil so techniques in other media would be limited ………just techniques………advice in all other areas composition, etc. will be addressed.