plein air workshop


Weathersfield Academy for the Arts, Plein Air Workshop.  —October 2013I attended a 3-day plein air painting workshop in weathersfield CT. The class was taught by Jack Broderick, a well known CT painter. I have not had that much experience painting outdoors and all of it was unsuccessful. So I thought a 3 day workshop would be a great way to kick start my plein air skills.

It is a challenge to paint quickly enough in the changing light conditions and to not start chasing the shadows as they move across your subject. Also the physical challenge of painting outdoors in October … it was cold. It was a very successful weekend, and I will getting outside to paint more often.

Weathersfield Academy for the Arts

Jack Broderick

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: