animals gone abstract
2-Week saturday workshop
Wanna find an easy way to help people connect with your paintings? Learn to paint abstract animals with artist Michele Joyce!
We are all looking for imagery we can use to convey humor, fear, happiness, sadness, and togetherness. Learning to paint emotionally evocative animals is a great way to connect a viewer to your art, especially when the animal has an unexpected or highly stylized quantity.
We will explore fun, easy techniques to create unquestionably quirky, crazy colorful, and absolutely irresistible little critters in your paintings.
Together we will learn various creative processes that will expand your creative approach to art and play with acrylic, inks, charcoal, collage.
Never painted before? No problem! All skill levels welcome.
2 Week Workshop Info:
About the instructor
Michele Joyce was born on Cape Cod in Falmouth, Massachusetts and has lived in San Diego for over 30 years. Joyce’s early accomplishments include being kicked out of girls school, cheerleading and catechism. She later graduated from The University of Massachusetts with a dual major in Marketing and English. Joyce’s professional background is rooted in the creative side of advertising and public relations. Her foray into painting began with oils and contemporary realism 18 years ago at the Lela Hearty Studio, and has since migrated to acrylics and contemporary mixed media. Michele began to share her art with the world in 2019 and has never been happier.
"Art on 30th is a TOTAL FIND. The instructor is excellent, the studio is a great painting studio. They help you get to places that you have not yet gone or imagined."