BOOK A DOUG PURDON WORKSHOP
for your Art Association or Group.
When you book a DOUG PURDON WORKSHOP you'll be taking a step toward a rewarding and enjoyable creative experience. Under the personal guidance of a professional painter and sought-after teacher your members will have the opportunity to observe and practice the methods that lead to success. Doug's workshops are informative and interactive. He enjoys working with artists of all levels, using teaching methods that allow each artist to work in their own style. Classes are limited to a maximum of 12 students.



These are some of the workshops that Doug currently teaches. However he can also work with you to provide a workshop that is tailored to the level and needs of your group.


CURRENT WORKSHOPS AVAILABLE
OIL PAINTING for the 21st CENTURY

Learn how you can use the exciting new mediums and pigments now available to the oil painter to produce dynamic paintings in oils.

WATERCOLOUR FOR THE TERRIFIED

In this workshop you will learn how to become the master of watercolour and get it to do what you want! You will experience new techniques and materials. That will give you the opportunity to break free of traditional materials and experience a new world of watercolour.

GOUACHE is NOT a FOUR LETTER WORD

Discover new creative freedom in your watercolour painting by using Gouache to add drama and spontaneity to your work.

TEN SHADES of GRAY

Walk on the gray side. Learn to see and think in values and use them to create tension and stength in you paintings.

THE SECRETS of REALIST PAINTING

This workshop will teach you how to use photos, videos and sketches to produce a realistic painting that is more than just a copy of a photograph but a dramatic work of art.

The MAGIC ENVELOPE and CONSISTENT ANGLE

Good drawing is the key to good painting. Learn drawing skills and compositional secrets that will allow you to improve your painting skills.