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Jami Nix Rahn: From Pixels to Canvas Painting Workshop
Jami Nix Rahn: From Pixels to Canvas Painting Workshop

Tue, Jun 25


Art Guild at Avon

Jami Nix Rahn: From Pixels to Canvas Painting Workshop

Our "Pixels to Canvas" painting workshop teaches you how to level up your composition skills. We will teach you how to select and refine reference photos for optimal composition, transfer them onto canvas, and create!

Time & Location

Jun 25, 2024, 9:30 AM – Jun 26, 2024, 4:00 PM

Art Guild at Avon, 137 Benchmark Rd suite c2, Avon, CO 81620, USA


About the event

Our "From Pixels to Canvas" painting workshop encourages you to see the world through an artistic lens.  You will learn how to transfer photo references directly to your canvas and much more!

This method gives the artist a jump start on painting - from hyperrealism to abstract!

** Supply list to be sent 2 weeks before class**

About the Workshop

**Morning Sessions: Foundations First**

Start your day with the essentials: 

  • Choosing the right photo and orientation to best convey your message.  
  • Delve into the essentials of color theory to bring vibrancy and emotional depth to your work.
  • Master the art of cropping reference photos to enhance composition and discover techniques for transferring your chosen image onto paper or canvas.

**Afternoon Sessions: Bring Your Vision to Life**

With the basics under your belt, it’s time to paint! 

  • Apply your morning's learning to create a beautiful piece of art from your photo. 
  • Guided by experienced artists, you’ll explore techniques that bring out the best in your images, ensuring each brush stroke adds to a captivating visual narrative.

This workshop not only teaches you the technical skills to work from photographs but also encourages you to see the world through an artistic lens, enhancing your creative journey. Whether you're looking to refine your painting skills or embark on a new form of expression, this workshop will ignite a passion for art that transcends the ordinary.

About Jami

Jami Nix Rahn is a multidisciplinary artist based in Edwards, Colorado. Her artworks blend traditional techniques with contemporary themes, connecting her lived experience with an intuitive process.  She studied stone carving and bronze casting in Europe before returning to the U.S. to pursue portraiture in oil and pastels under the tutelage of  Master artist Daniel E. Greene, PSA, NA, AWS. She further honed her skills at the Art Students League in Manhattan. She received her BFA in painting at Florida Atlantic University. Jami's works have been included in museum and gallery exhibitions across the U.S. and internationally and in public and private collections worldwide. Over the years, Jami has enjoyed sharing her knowledge through teaching students and learning from them as they learn from her.

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  • From Pixels to Canvas

    From $190.00 to $210.00
    • $190.00
      +$4.75 service fee
    • $210.00
      +$5.25 service fee



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