Posts Tagged ‘Drawing’

Workshop: Drawing Marathon Weekend

Drawing Marathon Weekend
Instructor: Kim Bennett
2 Days
February 7th & 8th
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Cost $185

To Register: Email Kim at kimlaurenbennett@gmail.com

If you are looking to dive into drawing for the first time or just to get back into it, this workshop is for you. We will harness the power of group concentration and make…

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January 17, 2015  |  NFS Classroom  |  ,  |  No Comments

Winter Open Studios: Erin Mitchell

Winter Open Studios: Erin Mitchell

Combining a broad and often experimental range of media and materials, Erin Mitchell sets out to explore the role of digital interfaces and language in the way that we see and understand our modern experience. Incorporating glitch imagery and elements of online browser structures, Erin attempts to ephemerally chart an…

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December 4, 2014  |  , ,  |  No Comments

Winter Open Studios Artist: Katherine Meyer

Winter Open Studios Artist: Katherine Meyer

Katherine Meyer makes 3×4 foot charcoal drawings, and much of her work depicts SF Bay parklands, as well as the high desert of New Mexico and the coast of Maine. Regardless of the location, every drawing is meant to invoke the restorative power of nature when we can experience it…

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East Bay Open Studios Artist: Lara Hoke

East Bay Open Studios Artist: Lara Hoke

Norton resident artist Lara Hoke’s sketchbooks journal daily life. They are not created with an intentional theme or narrative, but their horizontal multi-page presentation has a cinematic, story-telling quality.

View Lara’s work on her website www.larahoke.com and this weekend during the final weekend of East Bay Open Studios at Norton Factory,…

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East Bay Open Studios Artist: Jess Wainer

East Bay Open Studios Artist: Jess Wainer

Norton Factory resident artist Jess Wainer will have her studio open this Saturday from 12 to 3 p.m. as part of the final weekend of East Bay Open Studios at Norton Factory.

Jess Wainer’s work combines sculpture, painting and drawing to captivate and challenge viewers. She uses the contours and expressions…

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East Bay Open Studios Artist: Linda Yao

East Bay Open Studios Artist: Linda Yao

Born in New Zealand, Linda Yao is a long-time Bay Area resident, painter and printmaker inspired by California’s cultural and geographical diversity.

“Tenders Of The Night” is one of her on-going series based on the Port of Oakland. It began as an insomnia-sublimation exercise that occurred during the darkest pre-dawn hours,…

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2014 East Bay Open Studios Artist: Katherine Meyer

2014 East Bay Open Studios Artist: Katherine Meyer

In her twenties, Katherine Meyer lived for five years in a house in the Maine woods with wood heat and no electricity or running water or money.  That close to nature she felt she had more resources than at any other time, and she still seeks out untamed places.  Her drawings are attempts…

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Winter Open Studios Artist: Katherine Meyer

Winter Open Studios Artist: Katherine Meyer

Katherine Meyer, a Norton Factory resident artist, will open the doors of her studio to the public the weekend of December 7th and 8th.

Katherine makes 3×4 foot charcoal drawings, and much of her work depicts San Francisco Bay parklands, as well as the Big Island of Hawai’i and the coast of…

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Winter Open Studios Guest Artist: Lori Anderson

Winter Open Studios Guest Artist: Lori Anderson

Lori Anderson will be exhibiting her beautiful work at the Winter Open Studios and Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair.

Lori draws and paints every day, and teaches drawing and painting too. She lives with a fist full of colored pencils in one hand and a bucket of brushes at her side.

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East Bay Open Studios Artist: Lara Hoke

East Bay Open Studios Artist: Lara Hoke

Lara Hoke, Moleskine Sketchbooks

This weekend is the final weekend of East Bay Open Studios!  We’ll be open Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Come and see the work of 22 artists including Studio Manager Lara Hoke’s Moleskine sketchbooks. You can take a peak at them online at www.larahoke.com/drawings/