27 October 2015

Sketchbook workshops

Sketchbook workshops and art store visits coming up:
November 11,12 "Tools of the Trade," UO Duck Store in Eugene
December 12 "Travel Sketchbooks," Art Department, Inc., Salem
Summer 2016 "Spirit of the Rough Sketch," Sitka Center, Oregon Coast
Fall 2016, October 4-18, "Sketchbooks in Italy," Umbria, Italy

04 July 2015

Brush ink sketch made at Pier 39 while looking out window of Pier Market Seafood Restaurant, San Francisco. Sketchbook workshops at Sitka Center in July and in Italy in September are full. I'll post new workshops in late September.

13 June 2015

99 Gold Stars: Life and Art of David G. Foster

The Foster book is about a major innovative Professor of Art at the University of Oregon. Please contact me if you would like to order a copy of the hardcover or softcover. It's just finished.

25 April 2015

Leaburg Power Plant (1930) designed by Dean Ellis Lawrence and sculptures of Light, Energy, and Heat by Harry Poole Camden, both from UO AAA School. This is from my "100 Years of Art at UO" lecture. Next showing May 27 at 1:30pm in the Baker Downtown Center in Eugene.
Workshops coming up are June 1,2,3 at Emerald Art Center in Springfield, Sitka Center near Lincoln City July 8,9 and LaRomita in Italy September 3-17. Only two slots left in Italy workshop.

10 March 2015

Four spaces remain for the September 3-17, 2015 Sketchbooks in Italy workshop.
Contact Ken O'Connell at oconnell@uoregon.edu for information.

26 January 2015

Sketchbooks in Italy September 3-17, 2015

"Sketchbooks in Italy" is set for September 3-17 at LaRomita School of Art. Please write me for registration form and further information. Here is a sample room. We travel each day to hill towns and return to our home and studio at La Romita School of Art. It's an amazing experience. Space is limited. Please email me at oconnell@uoregon.edu and join the workshop.

03 January 2015

This photo is of the World Sketchbook exhibit at the Gallery at the Watershed in Eugene. My "Sketchbooks in Italy" workshop is open for registration now. Please contact me if you would like a registration form and basic information about the workshop. oconnell@uoregon.edu