2017 Jane LaFazio teaching schedule
Art, Workshops, Inspiration.
I support seekers along the creative path through the healing power of artistic expression, the restorative nature of play, and the freeing effects of laughter.
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Madeline Island, Wisconsin, on the shores of Lake Superior
July 10-14, 2017
This will be the third year I've taught at Madeline Island School of the Arts. I love it there!
REGISTRATION is now OPEN! Register here.
Five days of drawing, painting, printmaking and more!
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Sketching & Watercolor: Journal Style
November 4, 2017
San Clemente Art Supply, San Clemente, CA
registration to open soon.
Want to learn to draw and paint what you see? Want to learn to create an illustrated journal page of your day, your garden, your trip? Spend the day drawing and painting objects from real life in a relaxed supportive environment. Jane will show you how to take the time to really look at the item in front of you and draw what you see, not what you think you see. (Haven't drawn since the third grade? Jane can teach you. ) Then she’ll demonstrate the use watercolors using a straight-forward, intuitive approach, how to mix color and apply the watercolor to paper. You’ll a few pages as unique as your own handwriting. Jane will show you how to enhance your drawings with creative page layouts and journaling.
Bring something to draw. I'm thinking this would be the perfect year to create your own illustration for your holiday cards. Poinsettia, dreidel, pinecone, or holiday ornament? Bring a selection of things to draw. Fresh flowers, and veggies are always good!
Materials: Bring watercolors (PRANG children’s watercolors are surprising good) or whatever you have, a pencil and kneadable eraser, Niji Waterbrush (medium size, round), Pitt Artist Pen (superfine, black), and a few sheets or journal of good quality watercolor paper (minimum size 5x7 inches, maximum 9x12 inches).
April 13 - 18, 2018
Asilomar Conference Center, Pacific Grove, California
I'm excited to announce I'll be teaching at Empty Spools, 2018. My first time teaching at this respected quilting retreat in gorgeous Asilomar. It is set on the shores of the Pacific Ocean.
REGISTRATION is open now!
Check out these free videos, to get a look at my teaching style.
And be sure and check out Danny Gregory's online Sketchbook Skool. I teach in the 'Beginnings' course!