Check out the workshops offered by our current AIS members!

 To learn about each workshop, click on the links in each listing. 

Looking for AIS workshops offered at our Small Works or National Exhibition? Current AIS WORKSHOPS. 

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Questions? Email Liz Ahrens, AIS Executive Director  231-881-7685

Upcoming Workshops with AIS Members

 AIS Artist Name  Workshop Title Dates, Location and Contact Info
Rob Adamson AIS 

Paint the Town!

Cityscape Painting Fundamentals

Award-winning artist and art professor, Rob Adamson, will teach a four-day workshop on the painting fundamentals needed to create stunning, vibrant day and night cityscapes.

May 8-11, 2023

Scottsdale Artists' School    Enroll and details

Participants will be taught a simplified version of one and two-point perspective to bring greater depth and authenticity to their paintings. Principles of composition, simplified value, color and edges will be covered. Color glazing techniques will also be taught and demonstrated. Additionally, students will learn how to incorporate these principles into landscape paintings. Participants will work from photo references provided by the instructor, but are welcome to work from their own references to create memorable paintings. Rob will provide lectures, demonstrations and individual instruction.  Beginners thru advanced are welcome! 

Sharon Rusch

Portugal 2023

May 29- June 4, 2023 Enroll and details 

Located in a unique and colorful historic fishing village on the coast of Portugal, this all-inclusive* workshop is for all levels of ability. All airport transfers and to local sites are included, Your coastal 4-star en-suite accommodation with a balcony over the ocean, includes spa facilities* and infinity pool. All included meals are gourmet and chef prepared from the freshest local ingredients. You will be painting with award winning artist Sharon Rusch Shaver who has organized and taught workshops worldwide in painting since 1996.

AIS Signature and Master Members offering workshops throughout the year. 

AIS Artist Name   Contact Info 

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