Workshops

Ed Cahill Painting Workshops paint box
2 Smith Gallery Plein Air Demonstration

Sept 6, 2020, 3-5 pm
3150 Main St #101
Duluth, GA 30096
2 Smith Art Gallery 

 

Classes

SPECIAL NEW ART PLACE CLASSES:
The Art Place Marietta
330 Sandy Plains  Rd.

Drawing for Painting with Ed Cahill (20932)
2/23/21–3/30/21, Tuesdays 9:30-11:30am
$120

All Levels Acrylics with Ed Cahill (20862)
2/23/21–3/30/21, Tuesdays 12pm–3pm
$180

Plein Air Painting Workshop with Ed Cahill (21319)
3/13/21 Saturday 10am–5pm
$90

Plein Air Painting Workshop with Ed Cahill (21337)
3/14/21 Sunday 10am–5pm
$90

KSU CLASSES:
I teach Kennesaw State University Olli Courses. 

Let’s Go Outside and Paint – Successful Methods of Plein Air Painting (35070)
4/5/21 – 5/24/21
8 Sessions Weekly – Mon
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM
$139

Oil Painting – Beginning (35069)
4/5/21–5/24/21
8 Sessions Weekly – Mon
9am–12pm
$139

Open Studio-Advanced Instruction for Oil and Acrylic Painters (35071)
4/6/21–5/25/21
8 Sessions Weekly – Tue
1pm–4pm
$139

Events

Olmsted Invitational
April 17–July 25, 2021

Blue Ridge Plein Air
September 10-13, 2020

Duluth Plein Air
Oct 8-11, 2020

Sautee Plein Air
Oct 15–17, 2020

New Smyrna Beach Plein Air
Oct 18-24, 2020

Stone Mountain Plein Air
tbd

Plein Air in the Mountains
June 5–7, 2020

Forgotten Coast
May 17–18, 2019

Open Air Meriwether
April 8–12, 2019

Plein Air Easton
July 14–21, 2019

Supply List:

All supplies are available at Blicks in Marietta or others in store or online.

Oil Paint Brands:
I recommend Utrecht, alternatives are Gamblin, Winsor Newton, Old Holland, Michael Harding. No studio brands—Example: Winton, Gamblin 1980, Blick Studio brand.

Colors:
Titanium White
Ultramarine Blue—no hues
Cadmium Yellow Light or Lemon—no hues
Cadmium Red no hues
Alizarin Crimson—no hues

Optional colors (not required)
Cerulean blue, Ocher
Viridian or Pthalo Green

Brushes: (Various, but these are essential)
Brands : Utrecht Tuscany, Grumbacher, Princeton, Gainesboro, etc
#14 (1 inch wide) Hogs Hair Flat or an Egbert
#12 ( half inch wide) Synthetic Flat
#6 Flat or Filbert
Liner or small brush

 

For initial drawing:
Vine Charcoal—Medium
Paper Towels —Complete roll or painters rags
View Finder—View Catcher or similar

2-4 Oil or Gesso Primed Canvas (or linen) Boards
either— 9 x 12”, 12 x 12, 12 x 16”, 8 x16″ or a mix

Jerry’s OP Deluxe Centurion is my recommendation

Thinners/Cleaners:
Odorless mineral spirits, Gamsol or other brand

Small cup for cleaning —No regular mineral spirits or turpentine.

French Easel or Half Easel or Pochade Box w/Tripod
Brands: Jullian French easel, Judsen’s boxes, Open Box M,
Many others online, (Check that the size will match your boards)

Below are links to the vendors I use:
jerrysartarama.com
dickblick.com