Travel Journals:
A Drawing Experience with Four FRANK Gallery Artists

TRAVEL JOURNALS WILL RETURN THIS FALL! REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Each Session is $30 ($20 for participants under 15 years of age)*

materials will be provided.**

 

UPCOMING DATES:

All of the following classes are outdoor, plein air drawing classes.
In case of inclement weather, classes will meet at FRANK Gallery.

These outdoor sessions will investigate some tools for drawing in the landscape: Small quick sketches, or gesture drawing; Using a grid for  framing and scaling drawings; Exploring the gray scale; A longer look for a more developed drawing. Materials provided.

Saturday, September 10, 2016
Time: 11:00am
Teacher: Carroll Lassiter
Location:  Irvin Nature Preserve & Farm (2912B Jones Ferry Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516)

Saturday,October 29, 2016
Time: 11:00am
Teacher: Carroll Lassiter and Nerys Levy
LocationBlackwood Farm Park (4215 NC 86, Hillsborough, NC)

Saturday, November 12, 2016
Time: 11:00am
Teacher: Carroll Lassiter, Nerys Levy
Location:  Brumley Forest Nature Preserve (Directions will be sent to registered participants)

Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time: 11:00am
Teacher: Nerys Levy
Location:  Johnston Mill Nature Preserve (2713 Mt. Sinai Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 27514)


Indoor drawing and mixed media workshops, all to be held at FRANK Gallery.

Saturday, January 14, 2017
Time:
11:00am
Teacher: Shelly Hehenberger
Collage workshopwe will create small collages in our travel journals inspired by any piece of artwork on display in the gallery. I will provide a diverse array of my own hand-painted textures and patterns on paper to work with. The class is concurrent with a Dec-Jan exhibit of my large-scale abstract paintings at Frank Gallery. Student only need to bring their sketch book journals. 

Saturday, January 28, 2017
Time: 
11:00am
Teacher: Sudie Rakusin
Drawing sessions with Sudiewe will set up a still life on a draped piece of fabric. Sudie will provide a direct light source and the class will work on shading techniques, reflected light and turning of form. Get ready to draw, enjoy and add to your travel journal!

Saturday, February 11, 2017
Time: 
11:00am
Teacher: Shelly Hehenberger
Collage workshop

Saturday, February 25, 2017
Time: 
11:00am
Teacher: Sudie Rakusin
Drawing session

Saturday, March 11, 2017
Time: 
11:00am
Teacher: Sudie Rakusin
Drawing session

Saturday, March 18, 2017
Time: 
11:00am
Teacher: Peter Filene
Workshop TBA

Saturday, March 25, 2017
Time: 
11:00am
Teacher: Peter Filene
Workshop TBA

 

Please fill out this form to completion. Payment is due at the time of signup to hold your place. Capacity will be limited, number of participants may vary per session. Payments can be made directly to FRANK Gallery below via the PayPal link, by phone (919.636.4135), or in person.

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Please check the box for each workshop you would like to attend. The cost of each session is $30 ($20 for ages 15 and under, must be accompanied by an adult). You may sign up for any number and combination, and add on additional sessions at a later date, pending available space.
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*All participants under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult to all sessions. Adult participation is not required but must remain present for child to participate in session.

**One set of supplies (journal, pencils, erasers, etc.) will be provided for new registrants on your first workshop day. If you have signed up for our Travel Journals in the past, please continue bring your supplies to all upcoming sessions. Directions, alternate weather sites, and any other necessary information will be sent via email to the participants for that class. Dress accordingly, some sites will be outdoors (as noted) and require a short walk to reach the drawing destination.

Session descriptions are provided above. You are welcome to, but not required to participate in all sessions. Techniques will be reviewed as needed in each session, and will be expanded upon for repeat participants.

All funds raised from these workshops support this program, and FRANK Gallery, a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization.

Special thanks to the generosity of the Triangle Land Conservancy our partners, and ours hosts for many of the sessions


SOME IMAGES FROM PAST TRAVEL JOURNAL WORKSHOPS