Learn to “see like an artist” by taking one of Paul Oman’s workshops. Quickly develop or strengthen your abilities in drawing, watercolor painting, acrylic painting, and oil painting.

Paul offers various workshops throughout the year both to gain a general understanding of foundational skills and to focus on particular subjects and approaches.

Skills you can learn or develop

  • Finding SUBJECTS to paint
  • Seeing and understanding VALUES
  • Creating a strong COMPOSITION
  • Understanding and maximizing the use of COLOR
  • Drawing lines, shapes, relationships, values, & unifying the whole
  • Painting LIGHT & SHADOW
  • Learning how to create the illusion of atmospheric perspective & depth
  • Painting various lighting situations (side, overhead, back, rim, front, low, reflected, nocturnal, artificial)
  • Using abstraction to enhance representational
  • Plein air (on location)
  • How to simplify complex scenes to create focus & drama
These workshops become rich times of learning, experimenting, and meeting new friends with both similar and varied interests. Your eyes, mind, and heart will be opened as you see the world in a whole new way with Paul Oman.

Upcoming Painting Workshops

May 2020
07 May 2020
ArtZ Gallery, 208 N Keller Av
Amery , WI 54001 United States
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Watercolor Card-Making Workshop for Mothers’/Fathers’ Day – ArtZ Gallery, Amery WI

Thursday, May 7th, 2020 - 2 Sessions: 10a-12:30p OR 1p-4p; choose one, or both.  Session 2 will be a repeat of session 1. Guaranteed success even for the very beginner.  You will have several completed cards to take home.  Paul will demonstrate, from simple to advanced, many approaches to quickly making personalized, fun little cards that can […]

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14 May 2020
ArtZ Gallery, 208 N Keller Av
Amery , WI 54001 United States
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Painting Workshop – Painting Spring & Summer Landscapes, Amery WI

Paul will show you how to handle the often challenging greens and grays (and other exciting colors) of the landscapes of this time of year. - All ability levels welcome. - Time:  10a-4p - Location:  ArtZ Gallery, Amery, WI - Cost:  $75.  Bring your own supplies; some materials provided if needed. - Supply list provided […]

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