Summer painting workshops with David Yapp

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 22, 2019 / comments



Learn new skills and develop your creative potential with one of these fun and informative painting workshops.

Plein Air Painting Workshop

at Miraflores Winery, Placerville


Have you always wanted to paint in oils on location—just as the Impressionists did in 19th century France? Join me at this beautiful winery to discover the joy found in painting “en plein air.” Suitable for beginners through intermediate artists.


You have the option to bring your own materials or to purchase workshop with materials and equipment.


Complimentary wine tasting from Miraflores.


Workshop Dates:

Saturday, July 13 (Half day) From $55

Saturday, August 10 (Half day) From $55


Plein Air Painting Workshop

at Wofford Acres Vineyards, Camino


Learn to paint en plein air (in the open air) at this beautiful winery with a spectacular view over the American River Canyon. Discover the tools and techniques used to create a successful landscape painting on location.


You have the option to bring your own materials or to purchase the workshop with use of materials and equipment.


Workshop Dates:

Saturday, July 27 (Half day) From $55

Saturday, August 24 (Half day) From $55


Landscape Painting in Oils and Acrylics at

Fine Art in the Pines, Placerville


Learn to paint with a palette knife and brushes in either oils or acrylics. A studio workshop ideal for those new to painting.


All materials and included.


Workshop Dates:

Tuesday, July 9 (3 hours) $35

Tuesday, July 30 (3 hours) $35


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