art & gold leaf workshop
Explore the history, tools, materials, and hands-on techniques for gold leaf in this intensive workshop!
Learn how to apply gold leaf through experimentation and traditional methods. Students should bring an existing practice art projects to use in the workshop. Some materials will be provided.
Supplies: Gilding tools list provided prior to start of workshop. Bring an existing painting to add gold leaf.
About the PRESENTER
Windsor opened his first art studio in the Gaslamp Quarter in 1994. Since then he has artistically explored a wide range of subjects and works in a variety of mediums including pastel, oil, acrylic, watercolor, linocut block prints and, most recently, terra cotta sculpture.
Windsor's urban landscapes have been exhibited and received awards at juried exhibitions, group shows and corporate venues in San Diego and Southern California, and they are held in many private collections throughout the U.S. and Europe. His artistic breadth ranges from plein air to abstract. In 2009, Windsor received Art Kudos International Online Merit Award for Acrylic Landscape painting. He has exhibited internationally including Ankara, Istanbul, Mexico, Yokohama, and throughout the U.S.
Windsor is an Associate Artist member of the California Art Club, Oil Painters of America, International Acrylic Painters Association and San Diego Watercolor Society. He is a former board member of A.R.T.S. (A Reason to Survive), which empowers troubled youth through the arts, and he is former Education Chair of the San Diego Museum of Art Artist Guild. Windsor has also served as a member of the Public Arts Selection Committee of the San Diego Regional Airport Authority Art Program.
Duke is an experienced art instructor who has taught art to both adults and children at numerous venues, and he has juried many local and regional art exhibitions. Prints of Windsor's work can be purchased at Fine Art America.com.