Late Summer 2018 – August 24, 25 & 26: Jim McVicker presents “Plein Air Oil Painting at the Lake,” a foundation-hosted retreat experience. Registration opens February 26, 2018. Non-refundable deposit $50. check payable to the Morris Graves Foundation. Balance is due post-marked on or before TBA, 2018. Details to follow shortly. See 2017 Spring Plein […]
July 13, 2017 Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Presented by Arupa Richardson, Artist, Art Instructor, Arts Advocate. We are very pleased to invite Arupa Richardson to present a delightful day of painting instruction and creative rejuvenation for beginning watercolorists at the Morris Graves Foundation Retreat this summer. In her relaxed, personable, and accessible style, […]
July 14 and 15, 2017 Friday and Saturday, 9:30 am to 6:00 pm daily Offered since 2003, the Open Painting Retreats are a time for informal creativity at the Lake – for independent painting, to receive painting guidance, or to engage in other creative endeavors. Students enjoy the use of Mr. Graves’ private painting […]
Plein Air Watercolor Workshop Retreat with Keith Achepohl, Guest Instructor, on May 13, 14, 15, 2016. The Morris Graves Foundation is extremely honored and fortunate that Mr. Achepohl, a talented, thoughtful, and deeply motivated artist, has agreed to share his lifetime of insights, techniques and unique take on the world’s people and art-making with a small group of painters at the Lake this spring.
Oil Painting Workshop with award-winning guest artist Jim McVicker, September 9, 10, 11, 2016. Jim McVicker’s reputation for realism, capturing light, and personal interpretation precede him. As an instructor, he is a natural: he is thorough, encouraging, and thoughtful.