June 27, 2015 9am-4pm
WATERCOLOR WORKSHOP with Eileen McCollough

Eileen McCullough is a plein air watercolor artist. She lives in Huntington Beach, California and has made her home town her favorite subject matter. Her paintings capture everyday life, hiking through the Bolsa Chica wetlands, dining outdoors and walking dogs in Central Library park. It is the artist’s strong belief that a connection to your subject is imperative for a successful painting. Her paintings are saturated with bold color and lyrical brushwork.

 


July 11, 2015 12:30-4:30pm
INTRODUCTION TO SUMI-E AND CHINESE BRUSH PAINTING
with Alma Borcuk


Alma Borcuk has been studying under her mentor, Dr. Ning Yeh who is the premier master of this ancient art form. He is known for his Emmy award winning PBS art show and has authored several art books on the subject. Join her for this one day workshop.

JOIN US for "KIDS ART CAMP WEEK"
Monday, July 6th - Friday, July 10th

1:30 - 3:00pm each day.

Monday - "Creative Collage"
Ellen Boroch & Victoria LaVers, Instructors
Tuesday - "Color Color Color with Everyday Materials"
Jason Jackson & Dave Wescott, Instructors
Wednesday - "Etegami" - An asian brush techniqueAlma Borcuk, Instructor

Thursday - "Discover Watercolor" in a fun, easy approach!
Darlene Kraft & Dave Wescott, Instructors
Friday - "Mosaic" Create magic with tiles and glue.
Ruth Woods, Instructor

Classes are designed for students entering 3rd - 8th grade this fall. The entire series is only $65. per student, including materials. Parents with a paid child are free. A 2nd child in the same family is 50% off.
MAN members receive a 10% discount. No refunds for classes missed.

Register in the gallery by Friday, July 4th.

EVERY Monday - OPEN STUDIO
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

This morning Open Studio Time on Mondays is available at no cost for Gallery and MAN artists to stop by with their materials and work with other artists on personal projects.

Please contact for additional information.
EVERY WEDNESDAY - Oil & Acrylic Painting
Helga Batman-Koplin, Instructor
9:30 AM -12:30PM - Beginners to Advanced


This is an on-going class with one of our Gallery's most prestigious artists, Helga Batman-Koplin. With over 20 years of teaching, exhibiting, demonstrations, and jurying Helga teaches this class at the Community Arts Center class: "Enjoy the art of oil and acrylic painting".

For high school and up; $35 per class or by the month ($125 for 4- 3 hour lessons). Recommended materials list is available by calling or emailing Helga. Students will learn to produce a painting from beginning to end, from lay out and mixing colors to finish! Contact or call: 909-336-5785

EVERY WEDNESDAY - Sumie & Chinese Brush Painting
Alma Borcuk, Instructor
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Teens & Adults

Alma Borcuk is offering her Sumie and Oriental Brush Painting class for older teens and adults on Wednesday afternoons in the CAC from 2:00-4:00 PM.

Alma will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding enrollment. Contact

Alma Borcuk is a nature artist whose painting style is much influenced by Asian painting techniques. Recently, her focus has been on traditional Sumie and Chinese brush paintings. She studies under premier master of Chinese brush painting, Dr. Ning Yeh who is known for his Emmy Award winning PBS art show and author of several art books.

EVERY THURSDAY - Special Needs Adult Class
Darlene Kraft, Instructor



Darlene Kraft welcomes any gallery or MAN artist to help her on Thursdays for a few hours with her Special Needs Class for adults.

Please contact if you can donate any time to help. It is a very
rewarding way to spend a few hours!
FUTURE WORKSHOPS:
June 13-14, 2015 9am-4pm
OIL PAINTING WORKSHOP with Cynthia Britain (Laguna Plein Air Painter)


While majoring in fine art at Fullerton College, Cynthia was introduced to the Impressionist painters. She continued her studies at UCLA and Putney College of Art in England. Both the French Impressionists and the early California Impressionists deeply influenced the direction and concentration of her work. Europe, the Middle East, the Mediterranean, and the Yucatan Peninsula area all locales where she has enjoyed painting, but California holds a special place in her heart.
June 27, 2015 9am-4pm
WATERCOLOR WORKSHOP with Eileen McCollough

Eileen McCullough is a plein air watercolor artist. She lives in Huntington Beach, California and has made her home town her favorite subject matter. Her paintings capture everyday life, hiking through the Bolsa Chica wetlands, dining outdoors and walking dogs in Central Library park. It is the artist’s strong belief that a connection to your subject is imperative for a successful painting.
Her paintings are saturated with bold color and lyrical brushwork.
July 11, 2015 from 12:30m-4:30pm
INTRODUCTION TO SUMI-E AND CHINESE BRUSH PAINTING
with Alma Borcuk


Alma Borcuk has been studying under her mentor, Dr. Ning Yeh who is the premier master of this ancient art form. He is known for his Emmy award winning PBS art show and has authored several art books on the subject. Join her for this one day workshop.
August 15, 2015 9am-4pm
OIL PAINTING WORKSHOP with Julia Diller:
"Mastering Clouds"


Creating realistic and beautiful clouds in oil takes skill and expertise. In this one day workshop learn the skills you will need to accomplish painting gorgeous clouds, enhancing your landscape and adding further dimension to your work. You will watch a live demo and actually paint your own cloud painting under the masterful eye of Julia Diller. At day's end, you will take home your finished, beautiful cloud painting to frame.

3rd Annual Mountain Artists Studio Tour
September 26, 2015 from 11am to 5pm

ADVANCED TICKETS ONLINE: $18.00
Price includes:
Champagne & Dessert Reception
September 25th from 5pm - 6:30pm,
at the Mountain Arts Gallery.

On September 26, 2015 you will get the opportunity to visit the homes of over a dozen local artists, who create their works of art in their home studios.

Studios are set up in extra bedrooms, living rooms, lofts and some in spaces built especially as an art studio. The participating artists for 2015 are:
Brenda Gibson, oil
Mary Reider, acrylic
Ruth Woods, jewelry, silk scarves
Maureen Stratton, oil
Sandy Charlebois, oil
Pat Davis, oil
RickRotante, oil Cynthia Young, glass, ceramics, paintings
Jon Olsen, oil
Linda White, tile
John Humme,l photography
Neil Kennedy, pottery
Deborah Sposa, textiles

Plan your day NOW! Start at one end of the mountain and visit as many home studios as you can!

ADVANCED TICKETS ONLINE: $18.00

Ticket may also be purchased at the following locations:
The Lake House
Prime Properties
Coldwell Banker Sky Ridge Realty

Maps and addresses of the home studios will be available when you purchase your tickets.

Price includes:
Champagne & Dessert Reception
September 25th from 5pm - 6:30pm,
at the Mountain Arts Gallery.

Meet the artists and enjoy the gallery. The reception is included in the price of your ticket!

Tour tickets will be availalbe for purchase at the reception (Sept. 25th) and on tour day (Sept. 26th) for $20.

Don't miss this very special tour!



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