Art Instruction, Art Classes and Art Workshops

  • One to three day Workshops at Franciscan Life Process Center in Lowell  Workshop Schedule at FLPC
  • Visit my Portfolio on Adobe Behance to see my current projects and artwork!    
  • Art Workshops - West Coast of Ireland, Stunning Iceland, Ghost Ranch / Santa Fe, NM, "Pure" Michgian Locations, Islands of Scotland - all my favorite "end of the road" locations!  Contact me!
  • Iceland - Stunning Iceland!  Independent Traveler Art Workshop June 6-11 6 days of small format and Plein air painting in 2019.

  • NEW book! Dreaming of Iceland  

  • Art Instruction by appointment and by contract at your location. Contact here 

Independent Traveler Art Workshop Dates for 2019 with Kathleen Mooney

Travel and Paint - Kathleen Mooney teaches Art Workshops at beautiful end of the road locations in Iceland, Ireland, New Mexico and "Pure" Michigan.  Water media and Abstract Landscapes for Independent Travelers.  Suitable for Beginner or Advanced painters who dream of capturing lasting personal impressions with their own authentic intuitive paintings for enduring memories.

Dingle, IRELAND - review 2018 details and information here - will be updated in early 2019 >Dingle Ireland – plein aire (outdoor painting) or studio depending on the weather – dates available are April 29 - May 1 and May 6 - 9 in 2019 Contact me!  3 to 8 day sessions are available to suit your schedule.  

"Smerwick Bay - Dingle Peninsula" by Kathleen Mooney

Snaefellsnes, ICELAND – plein air painting and small format paintings in Iceland - full 6 day art workshop June 11-16, 2019 with Kathleen Conover and Kathleen Mooney.  Tour the Golden Circle with EVERYONE ELSE then come up to the edge - The Snaefellsnes Peninsula - North Atlantic,  sea caves, glacier, mountains, sea life, horses, the slower paced REAL Iceland.  Contact me!  New book!  Dreaming of Iceland

"Dreaming of Iceland" by Kathleen Mooney (c) KathleenMooney.com

Orkney, SCOTLAND – plein aire - some dates available in June 2020 and 2021.  3 to 5 day sessions are available to suit your schedule.  This prehistoric landscape features archeology digs, World Heritage sites, myth and legends.  Prepare to be amazed! Contact me!

"Deep in Time - Orkney Scotland" by Kathleen Mooney (c) KathleenMooney.com

Grand Marais, Michigan   - one those special "Pure" Michigan locations I love so much...

Glen Arbor / Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore - more "Pure" Michigan - Plein air workshop just before the big competitions in Glen Arbor 2019

Santa Fe, NEW MEXICO – studio and plein aire painting – watch for dates in early October 2019.  

 

“Box Canyon” from my sketchbook by Kathleen Mooney (c) KathleenMooney.com

Ghost Ranch, New Mexico, Early October 2019. 6 full days of painting - workshop with both plein aire and studio work, 2 Georgia O'Keeffe tours, easy hikes, and a focus on painting this iconic landscape with water media.  The perfect art retreat mixing relaxed / basic lodging and meals with superlative views, daily demos and instruction with nature’s inspiration.  At Ghost Ranch you can “unplug” and PAINT.  Plan to arrive on the day before the first day and depart the morning after the last day - Stay seven nights / Paint 6 days.  Or add more days to explore on your own - it is so beautiful here!  Contact me!

 

"Plein Aire at Sturgeon Bay, Michigan" by Kathleen Mooney (c) KathleenMooney.com

Marquette, MICHIGAN – studio setting with special group pricing – organizer Michele Tuccini mtuccini@chartermi.net

"Blue Pines" near Marquette Michigan by Kathleen Mooney (c) KathleenMooney.com

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Kathleen Mooney is a signature member of NWS National Watercolor Society, a signature member of ISAP International Society of Acrylic Painters, a member of Acrylic Painters USA, and a Nautilus status signature member in ISEA International Society of Experimental Artists with decades of dedicated studio practice and a loyal following of students.  See her recent awards and exhibits in her Adobe Behance Portfolio.

Working in water media – painting and print making using acrylics and or watercolor with special emphasis on Abstraction, Design and Symbolic Meaning.  The workshops feature Plein Air (outdoor painting) or studio sessions in the most beautiful painting locales loved by independent travelers.

 

"Poppies for Georgia"  Georgia O'Keeffe Cottage at Ghost Ranch NM by Kathleen Mooney KathleenMooney.com

Independent Traveler Workshops organized by Kathleen Mooney

Travel and Paint - Kathleen Mooney teaches Art Workshops at beautiful end of the road locations in Iceland, Ireland, New Mexico and "Pure" Michigan.  Water media and Abstract Landscapes for Independent Travelers.  Suitable for Beginner or Advanced painters who dream of capturing lasting personal impressions with their own authentic intuitive paintings for enduring memories.

These workshops are ideally suited for the independent traveler.  You make your own arrangements for transportation, lodging and meals.  Simply show up for your workshop sessions and be free to enjoy the rest of your time as you wish. 

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Workshops hosted by your art organization – the fees for these workshops are determined by contract in advance.  Contact via www.KathleenMooney.com for contract details.

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New! One to Three Day workshops held at Franciscan Life Process Center in Lowell, MI

Here is a listing of the proposed classes and dates. Verify classes / dates and sign up on Workshop Schedule at FLPC

2018

 

Not in December

NO class in December

 

THESE DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. PLEASE VERYIFY on Workshop Schedule at FLPC

2019

 

 

Not in January

NO class in January

 

Monday Feb 18 and 19

Great Finishes and Acrylics

9AM-3PM TWO DAY CLASS

Friday Mar 25

Abstraction and Acrylics

9AM-3PM SINGLE DAY CLASS

Monday Apr 15

Color and Acrylics

9AM-3PM SINGLE DAY CLASS

Thurs, Fri, Sat - May 16,17 and 18

Contemporary Watercolor

9AM-3PM 3 DAY CLASS

Not in June

Teaching in Iceland

 NEW book! Dreaming of Iceland

Not in July

NO class in July 

 

Monday Aug 19

Acrylic Explorations

9AM-3PM SINGLE DAY CLASS

Mon, Tue, Wed -

Sept 16,17,18

Your OWN Collage Papers

9AM-3PM 3 DAY CLASS

Monday Oct 21

Focal Point and Acrylics

9AM-3PM SINGLE DAY CLASS

Monday Nov 11

Iconic Landscapes and Acrylics

9AM-3PM SINGLE DAY CLASS

Not in December

NO class in December

 

THESE DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.  PLEASE VERYIFY THE FLPC LISTINGS ON EVENTBRITE.

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Why you want to book your ART workshops EARLY (NOW)...

  1. To ensure you have a spot reserved - and to recruit your painting buddies to attend too!
  2. To make a commitment to yourself to PAINT - and block out time on your calendar!
  3. Many organizers have to decide as far as 30 days in advance if they have enough reservations -- or if they need to CANCEL.  Book your spot EARLY!
  4. So YOUR materials packet from the presenter can be prepared
  5. To secure your lodging and transportation
  6. So you can prepare and gather inspiration, materials, and supplies
  7. To have enough time to research the presenter’s style
  8. So the organizer can prepare for your comfort and optimum learning environment

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Materials List 

Prepare for your Class

Evaluation Sheet

Collage a multipage resource from my "Your OWN Collage Papers" workshop

A Map with a Destination

Elements and Principles Challenge Checklist

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