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Summer - Fall 2018


Portrait and Figure on the Beach
Saturday and Sunday, September 8 and 9, 9:00 to 3:00

Tuition: $200 (+ $45 Model Fee)

          Join us for an end of summer weekend workshop at a private beachfront home on the beautiful Magothy River. We will have three models posing during the workshop in standing and seated portrait poses. Still life set-ups will also be provided for those just beginning or who want to study the still life.
          This fun and informative workshop will help the student unlock the mysteries of color perception and the use of color to describe light in representational painting. John studied with American Impressionist Henry Hensche during the last ten years of Hensche’s life. In this workshop you will be introduced to the unique method of color study developed by Hensche and his mentor, Charles W. Hawthorne at the famed Cape School of Art in Provincetown, MA. 

Note - This Class will be limited to 15 students, please sign up early!

Click "Add to Cart" to register using PayPal or send check, made out to John Ebersberger to 804 Severn Ave., Annapolis MD 21403. Include your email address with your check.

Click "Add to Cart" to pay $45 model fee or bring the fee to class on June 2nd.

The Impressionist Still Life: A Color Mixing Workshop

Saturday and Sunday, October 13 and 14, 9:30 to 3:00
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          Suitable for all levels of ability, this workshop will focus on the use of color to create vibrant, light-filled paintings. Painting in Maryland Hall's unique north-light studio classroom, students will complete a still life painting in oils.
          John Ebersberger will take you through the steps of laying out the palette, composing a still life, and mixing colors. Still life objects will include fruit, crocks and antiques from John's personal collection. Color hand-outs will be included for take-home study. Demonstrations as well as one-on-one instruction at the easel will make this a fun and informative workshop.
        

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Impressionism: An Introduction

Saturday, December 1, 9:30 to 3:00
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          A special one-day oil painting workshop. Learn how to mix and use color to create a sense of light in oil painting. If you've ever wanted to learn about the impressionists' use of color, or how to mix colors, this is for you. Students will learn about the relationship of colors on the color wheel and fundamentals of mixing color. You will leave with a completed still life painting. Suitable for those just starting out, as well as intermediate students who want to increase their understanding of color. 

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Impressionism: Weekly Class

New Session Starts Monday,October 1

           This class will explore the dynamic use of colorto create the illusion of light in oil painting. Ebersberger's decade of study with renowned American Impressionist Henry Hensche, this method of color study is designed for beginners as well as advanced students of painting. Students will learn to perceive and paint with a full-spectrum palette of color, giving their paintings greater luminosity and brilliance. Still life set-ups will be used in Maryland Hall's unique north-light studios, and outdoor still life when weather permits.

Session I
Start Date: October 1, 2018
End Date: October 29, 2018
Monday, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM

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Session II
Start Date: November 5, 2018
End Date: December 3
, 2018
Monday, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM

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Figure Drawing in Charcoal: Weekly Class

New Session Starts Thursday, September 27

           This class will cover all aspects of drawing the figure realistically and expressively in vine charcoal. Working from the live model, students will gain mastery over portraying the beauty of the human form. Topics of study will include anatomy, proportion, and rendering the figure in light and shade. Individual attention, group critiques and demonstrations will make this anexciting and informative class. Illustrated handouts and copies of master drawings and will be given out for take-homestudy at each class session. A $45 model fee will be collected at first class. (This class is suitable for high school students building a portfolio for college submissions.)

Session I

Start Date: September 27,2018
End Date: October 25, 2018
Thursday, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM

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Session II

Start Date: November 1, 2018
End Date: December 6, 2018

Thursday, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM

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