New Classes, Painting & Tanka


Magical Winter Gourds
Michelle Kogan © 2015

winter gourds full, round,
filled with mystery that
carry messages,
mystical, magical
opening many minds…

New 2016 Art Classes

I’m gearing up for my New Class offerings that begin Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 at the Evanston Art Center. Here’s what I have:
Watercolors: Materials, Composition, and Techniques ‪#‎E0160B
Five week class
Starts February 9, 2016, and is still open.
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
My first five week Watercolor class that starts Tuesday, January 5, 2016 is filled.
Children’s Picture Book Illustration #0153
Ten week Class
Starts Wednesday, January 6, 2016,
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
• Painting Still Life and Figures # 0158
Ten week Class
 Starts Wednesday, January 6, 2016, 
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
• Pens, Watercolors, and Dr. Martin Concentrated Watercolor Workshop #9026, All day Saturday March 5, 2016
9:30 am – 4:00 pm
For more info and registration visit:

About Michelle Kogan Art, Illustration, & Writing

Michelle Kogan is an artist, illustrator, instructor, and writer, creating colorful allegorical figure, flora and fauna paintings and children's illustrations, which have a sensitivity to endangered species, and the environment. She is an art instructor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the Evanston Art Center and offers Plein Air Painting Workshops at nature venues in the Chicago area including the Lincoln Park Conservatory, Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, and Lurie Gardens at Millennium Park. Visit her online Etsy Shop at: and her website:
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