Feb. 11 – 18, -MASLA, Drawing & Painting Plein Air & The Studio

bobDrawing and Painting in Plein Air With Casa Co-Founder Robert Masla
Feb. 11 – 18

Join Bob as he brings you to some of his favorite places in and around Boca for a week of plein air painting – (limited enrollment)

Drawing and Painting in Plein Air with artist Robert Masla”
Week of: Saturday, February 11- Saturday, February 14, 2017

Spend a week in paradise painting with Bob at some of his favorite places in and around the Boca.

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Bob giving plein air demo in the mountains of El Tuito


Painting with an imprimitura. A brief history and plein air demo in the video above

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Robert Masla, “Stairs at Colomitos, Boca“, plein air, alkyd oils on canvas, 18″x24”

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Robert Masla, “Los Arcos from the Coastal Highway“, plein air watercolor and pencil sketch on paper


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Masla, “Entering Sedona, (Sedona Plein Air Festival) – 8” x 16, watercolor on Fredrix paintboard

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Robert Masla, “Brahm at Conchas Chinas“, plein air sketch,
alkyd oils on canvas, 9″x12”

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Robert Masla, “The American Falls“, plein air,
alkyd oils on canvas mounted on board, 8″x16”

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Robert Masla, “Looking into the Falls“, plein air, alkyd oils on linen, 24″x36”

We will take advantage of the beautiful Boca and surrounding areas that offer unlimited details and vistas for both study and generating the inspiration necessary to fill our work with the passion of nature.bob1
Masla, “Late Afternoon, After the Picnic, (wave study)” alkyd on prepared panel, plein air, 9″ x12″ – a favorite beach near the Casa

Join Masla in the atelier atmosphere of the nurturing and supportive environment of his studio South, Casa de los Artistas, in Boca de Tomatlan, for a week focusing on an intensive yet fun drawing and painting experience. We will take advantage of the beautiful Boca and surrounding areas that offer unlimited details and vistas for both study and generating the inspiration necessary to fill our work with the passion of nature.

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Robert Masla, “Ward Acres, Place of Predilection“, plein air sumi-e brush and ink on rice paper

Masla will provide demonstrations each day in a variety of media of different ways for approaching plein air painting as well as sharing techniques in various media required to portray the illusion of depth, solidity, liquidity, atmosphere and light. Attention will be given to the emotional response and connection to the landscape and our conveying our response to it though our art. He will gently guide you to uncover your unique signature expression to give “life energy” to your creations.

San Pancho 3-11-16,72dpiMasla, “Imprematura sketch, San Pancho” – 9″ x 12″, oil on canvas on board

You will leave the workshop with a greater understanding of the techniques for rendering rocks, sea and sky, and the quality of light as well as an expanded sense of the passion and contentedness required to imbue your work with this vital energy.

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Masla, “Crashing at Myto” alkyd on prepared panel, plein air, 9″ x13.75″
-private collection Boston

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Robert Masla, Casa Andreas, P.V. – plein air and studio,
12″ x 16, oil and alkyd on prepared paper,


SEMINAR IS LIMITED ! REGISTER NOW TO RESERVE YOUR PLACE!
BOOK YOUR FLIGHT EARLY

You can reserve your place with a $500. credit card deposit, (no surcharge) or pay in full (surcharge applies)

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