Marie and Karen welcome the new year ~ We are cooking up some new courses, but will let some of the winter snow melt first! Check back for details.
At this time I am offering classes in Corel Painter in my home studio in Northern California. Please contact me if you are interested in furthering your own skills in Corel Painter or even if you are new to digital painting. You can reach me at PaintedWorks@me.com
Registration is open with early bird pricing until June 1, 2016 ~ PhotoPaintWorks presents Mixed Media Sisters
Join PhotoPaintWorks, Marie Otero and Karen Burns next Spring in Charleston, South Carolina, as we capture the architecture and ambiance of the city as well as the beaches in this lovely coastal town. You will receive expert photography instruction along with Corel Painter instruction to turn your images into painterly artworks. Our workshop will be located on Folly Beach where you can put your toes in the sand and enjoy walks along the beach between sessions. Sign ups are open and more details can be found at: PhotoPaintWorks
We have a limited number of spots to fill ~ secure your place to avoid being placed on the wait-list. Lodging can be found at nearby hotels.
It was a great workshop!! Thank you to all the participants who joined us on Folly Beach ~
Canvas Paint Works ~ begins January 4th~ Have you ever thought about adding wet paints and mediums to your digital canvas? Have you ever thought about dipping into the process of painting on your digital canvas prints? If so, this workshop is for you! You will be guided start to finish ~ you will see what brushes and palette knives to use, what paints work well on the digital canvas surface, how to seal your work, how to apply UV Protectant, how to gallery wrap your own work, and MORE! Follow along with videos provided and learn how to MAKE YOUR WORK STAND OUT! sign ups are here: PhotoPaintWorks
Holiday Paint Works, the completely downloadable on-line workshop was a great success for 2015. Registration for this workshop is now closed ~ we will be adding more holiday inspiration next year! You will find us presenting more holiday themed projects in 2016.
You can find registration here: Holiday Paint Works
A fine art Black and White workshop with Marie Otero. Completely downloadable and self-paced. You can work through the course on your own schedule, but know that we are always here to answer questions. An amazing opportunity to learn these techniques from Fine Art Photographer, Marie Otero.
Digital Paint Works Part Two, a completely downloadable on-line workshop focusing on Impasto Techniques and Portrait Works, Registration is now open at www.PhotoPaintWorks.com This, too, is a self-paced workshop for Digital Painting in Corel Painter. This corse builds on skills learned in Digital Paint Works Part One.
Our on-line class Digital Paint Works Part One has been successful ~ students have put forth some amazing digital work. Digital Paint Works Part Two was released in July of 2015 . . . Corel Painter is such a powerful software that there will always be new things to learn! This completely downloadable workshop can be found at www.PhotoPaintWorks.com You can still purchase Part One, as well as the brand new Part Two in this series.
Our new website is now open: PhotoPaintWorks Here is where you can purchase our fine art Texture Packs, our Corel Painter 2016 Paper Libraries, Digital Brushes and more. You can also sign up for on-line workshops in Digital Painting, check our newsletter, pickup short video tutorial freebies, and find answers to your questions. Please stop by and have a look around at the new digital home for the collaborative efforts of Marie Otero and Karen Burns.
~ the next location workshop is Donner Lake, Truckee, CA, June 5th through 8th, 2015 ~ this workshop sold out, thank you! A pleasure to host such a marvelous group at the cabin on the lake.
~ we headed to Art Unraveled in Phoenix, AZ, the first part of August. This was a great opportunity and always nice to see familiar faces as well as greet new students.
~ after that, we were on our way to Southern France, September 2015 ~ SOLD OUT ~ we wandered the markets in nearby villages, honed our photography skills, and pushed pixels with digital painting in the French Studio Space
~ check under the heading TEACHING SCHEDULE in the main menu bar for details or email me at PaintedWorks@me.com