Workshops

City of Brea

Expressive Figure Painting

In this workshop, students will learn dynamic approaches to painting a figure through mini-lessons, including topics such as drawing eyes and lips, using color for mood and feeling, using value for visual impact, and photo taking for good portraits. 


Instructor, Janice Cipriani-Willis will emphasize composition, value, and her "crossing the lines" technique to evoke an expressive figure painting. Students may copy the demo painting or bring their own source material to work from.


Date: Saturday, September 8

Time: 9-3:30pm

Fee: $95

Location: City of Brea Art Gallery

Civic & Cultural Center

1 Civic Center Circle, Brea, CA 92821

Brandon Gallery

Workshop coming Fall 2018


The Expressive Figure

This 2-day class will focus on painting the figure expressively in watercolor. Janice will emphasize composition, value, and connecting all parts of the painting by “crossing the lines.” 

Mini Lessons will include topics such as drawing eyes and lips, using color for mood and feeling, using value for visual impact and taking photos for good portraits. Students may copy the demo painting or bring their own source 


DateTime: To be Announced


Experience Level:  Intermediate to advanced students.

Step by Step Classes

Beginning Portraits


Follow along as Janice paints and instructs. 


DateTime: To be Announced


Experience Level:  Beginning to Intermediate