Light & Color: Oil Painting in JTNP

Date/Time: Saturday, May 2, 9 am – 4 pm, Sunday, May 3, 9 am – 4 pm
Meet at: Black Rock Visitor Center (new location!)
Fee: $110 JTNPA/PINE member $120 non member
Instructor: Andrew Dickson, M.S., Art, Professor, Instructor
Hike Level: Easy

Capture the vitality of Joshua Tree National Park in this two day oil painting workshop with Andrew Dickson. Dickson will teach fundamental oil painting techniques while immersed in the beauty of the park. On Saturday, he will demonstrate and explain the method behind his unique use of color and his approach to color harmony in the field. There will be plenty of time for individual instruction, questions, and review during this pleasant and easy-going workshop. Sunday will be spent painting in the park at Keys Ranch, a National Historic Site. Students will be responsible for providing their own painting supplies. Please note that the class will follow Leave No Trace principles.

Download the course outline:  Light & Color Oil Painting in JTNP Outline 

Please review this pdf package that contains pertinent information about your class, the Joshua Tree National Park, camping reservations and lodging in the area around the park:  enrollment attachments.

If you are a member of JTNPA/PINE you will get a $10 discount off every Desert Institute class. If you are not a member you can become one here.

Please take the time to review our General Class Information and Fitness Levels before registering.

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