Atmospheric Landscape Painting Using Gel Plates and Monotype Prints
This class one-day workshop teaches you how to make small, gorgeous landscape paintings in acrylics using GOLDEN OPEN acrylics on soft gel plates. All levels are welcome but some painting experience is preferred. Students will need to bring paints, papers and some supplies. The smaller format makes for excellent art gifts! Bring a brown bag lunch and we will discuss everyone’s art during lunch time. For more information and to register go to Owl’s Hill Nature Sanctuary.
Join me, October 14 – 20, 2018, in the gorgeous East Tennessee Mountains of Gatlinburg, TN, where I will be teaching a week-long course in atmospheric painting at The Arrowmont School of Art. In this workshop, students will learn to interpret the landscape through process of introspection, observation and application.
By painting with acrylic and oil, you will create mood-driven art by layering, subtracting and adding molding pastes, gel mediums, cold wax medium and glazes. You will explore composition, structural elements of landscapes, color mixing, capturing light, principles of art and design along with a daily mixture of demonstrations, studio time and individual consultations. This is not a traditional plein-air course, but you will paint out-of-doors, weather permitting, and in the studio. This course is open to all skill levels however an understanding of color theory and basic painting skills is helpful. SOLD OUT!
Atmospheric Landscape Painting: Have some fun this summer in Nashville and paint! Come join me for a four week course meeting Wednesday mornings at Plaza Art in downtown Nashville. We will explore landscapes in both acrylic and oil. Any level is welcome but some painting experience is preferred. Address: Plaza Art, 633 Middleton Street, Nashville, TN 37203. Cost is: $280
Instructor: Rachael McCampbell, GOLDEN certified Art Educator and a Gamblin Art Instructor.
Payment: Checks or cash only to McCampbell Art Studio LLC. Wednesdays, June 6 – 27, 9am-Noon
Come Join me for my upcoming Spring Series of Art Classes at Owl’s Hill Nature Sanctuary in Brentwood, TN. We meet on Monday mornings, 9 – noon, for six weeks. April 2 – May 7th. We will work on new painting techniques in both acrylic and oils.
We will focus on the landscape but you can paint other things as well. Cost: $325 per person. I hope to see you there!
I hope you can join me for an amazing day at The Cheekwood Botanical Gardens and Museum in Nashville, Tennessee for the Proven Winners Landscape Roadshow. This is a day of expert speakers in their field of landscape design and horticulture. I am speaking with my husband, Curtis Stewart, who is a renowned Landscape Architect, on the connection with Garden and Fine Art Design and how the two merge. We will also get our hands dirty and paint a small landscape to take home.
This will be full day from breakfast to lunch to cocktails. Come meet new friends, get inspired to plant in the spring and consider the “ART” of the garden you will create!
Saturday, November 18, 2017
9:00am – 4:00pm
Cost: $100 per person (please bring your own lunch)
Golden Acrylics Certified teacher, Rachael McCampbell, will share the latest acrylic techniques and applications when painting a still-life for the day. The focus will be on composition, color mixing, painting techniques and learning new skills with acrylic paints. A still-life arrangement will be setup to paint or you can bring a photo of your own arrangement to paint.
I will be teaching classes at Owl’s Hill Nature Sanctuary in Brentwood, Tennessee in 2017.
I’m teaching a full-day still life workshop at Owl’s Hill Nature Sanctuary in Brentwood, TN, which will include lunch (vegetarian options.) We will spend the day from 9 – 4 getting as much done as we can on one painting of a scene, which I will arrange and light in the studio. This is a day to explore, experiment, play, paint, relax and have a mini-vacation from your life. Sign-up soon, as space is limited. Bring your own supplies, but acrylic paint and brushes are provided if needed. Beginners are welcome. $100Continue reading Upcoming Art Classes at Owl’s Hill- 2017
Come join me for a new series of Art Classes, “Everyone Can Make Art.” March 8 – April 19, 2016 at Owl’s Hill Nature Sanctuary, Brentwood, TN. I provide demos and exercises to encourage students to loosen up and feel free to experiment.
I am teaching 2 series of art classes this fall—6 sessions each.
They will be held every Tuesday morning from 9 am-12 at Nellie Jo Rainer’s Studio in Grassland near Hillsboro Road and Old Hillsboro Road in Franklin, Tennessee. The size of the class is limited so please sigh up soon. (If we have too many sign up, we might go to two days a week.)
We will go over different techniques using both acrylic and oils on various substrates. I teach and demo yet encourage everyone to work at their own pace, in their own style and on subject matter that interests you. If you have any questions, please call or write me. Beginners are welcome. Supplies are not provided.