Tag Archives: Evanston Art Center

#NaPoWriMo day 24, #WIP, & EAC Spring Session 2 Art Classes

Beauty and Spring Flowers Beauties there in front of you, patiently waiting,  just open up your eyes . . . © 2017 Michelle Kogan My Evanston Art Center Spring Session 2 art classes start next week- May 1st, I’m offering the … Continue reading

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Sketch, Haikuforhealing, & 2017 Art Classes

reflected moments, soothe the soul, center body moving one forward . . . © 2016 Michelle Kogan A #sketch and #Haikuforhealing for my New Class offerings at the Evanston Art Center starting January 9, 2017. My Watercolor class is almost full, there are a … Continue reading

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“Solace” Poem inspired by a painting

A poem inspired by art I did with my students yesterday in my Figure and Nature class at the Evanston Art Center.  Solace © 2016 Michelle Kogan I find solace in making art an indescribable refuge, absorbed in only creating, … Continue reading

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We’re having an Exhibit: Wonders of Watercolor

Join me this Friday evening for the opening reception of my Student’s Exhibit: Wonders of watercolor 2016, at the Evanston Art Center.  

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Fall Art Classes Afoot at Evanston Art Center, & Painting

I dare say my Fall Art Classes are afoot . . . here’s what I’m offering at the Evanston Art Center beginning the week of Sept 6th, 2016, and an image to wet your palette. #WorldWatercolorGroup, #artclasses, #painting, #drawing: -Figures and … Continue reading

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WIP Draw a bird Day

  ‪#‎WIP‬ Wild Turkeys coming soon . . . And just in time for my friends celebrating August’s Draw a Bird Day, on the 8th of Each month, #‎WorldWatercolorGroup‬ My feathered friends here are from a trip my daughter and I made … Continue reading

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‪#‎WorldWatercolorMonth‬ ‪#‎quick‬ ‪#‎pen‬ and ‪#‎watercolor‬ ‪#‎sketch

inspired by my backyard woodpecker. . .  

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WIP painting finished and haiku + more Art Classes

sparrows abound in  my garden, but in summer the magic begins … © 2016 Michelle Kogan My 2nd Set of Watercolor and Plien Air Classes are starting soon. Visit the Evanston Art Center for Registration: www.evanstonartcenter.org.  In Plein Air we are having … Continue reading

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Plein Air in the city Painting and Workshops

A painting to start off my summer classes that begin next week at the Evanston Art Center: Plein Air in the City; Watercolors: Materials, Composition, and Techniques; Figure Painting Wet Media; and Pens, Watercolor Pencils, & Dr Martin Watercolor Workshop. … Continue reading

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WIP Finished & New Summer Art Classes

Painting finished, ready to soar… Sign up for my new summer classes at the Evanston Art Center starting Monday June 6, 2016. I’m offering: • Summer Plein Air in the City: 3- 3 wk sessions on Thursday • Watercolors, Materials … Continue reading

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