I've had many requests in the past year for opportunities for mentoring and individual instruction. Time blocks are now available in 3 hour segments for $200. Plein air or studio, new or seasoned artists. Contact me to schedule: Email Kevin If you are interested in more than one session, contact me for special pricing.
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3 hours of one-on-one time with Nashville artist Kevin Menck!
In the studio or outdoors, spend 3 hours with Kevin overcoming obstacles you feel you are experiencing in your work.
Kevin's philosophy encompasses a solid foundation of values, composition, temperature and drawing. Most artists struggle in some area, a few or all!
In preparation of your session, it's helpful to send Kevin 3 images (jpg files please) of your best work and a few sentences (no more than 3 sentences) sharing what you feel doesn't come together well in the piece.
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FALL 2015 CLASS ANNOUNCED!! 6 Week Landscape Oil Painting Class Nashville TN
Join artist Kevin Menck for this 6 week oil painting class at Warehouse 521 in Nashville, TN! Whether you are a new painter or a seasoned artist trying to overcome challenges, Kevin's guidance and skilled mastery of painting the landscape will enable your skills to grow. This studio setting enables each student to get generous one-on-one time with Kevin and closely observe his process during demonstrations.
Class begins on Tuesday, Oct. 13th. Last class date: Tuesday, Nov. 17th. All classes 6-9pm at Warehouse 521.
Brushes (a variety is good to achieve unique and varied brushstrokes)
Paint (Kevin uses a limited palette of cad scarlet, cad lemon, ultramarine blue, and titanium white) Please bring the paint you normally use. It is not necessary to buy specific colors)
Canvas (8x10, 9x12 or 11x14 panels are fine)
Nashville classes: Warehouse 521 or email Jeanie at: email@example.com
Plein Air 101 With Kevin Menck!
October 3 & 4, 2015 Nashville, TN
A very RARE opportunity! Ever wonder what this "plein air painting" thing is all about Ever spotted an artist out in the field, alongside a road or in a park and visualize yourself there with brush in hand? This two day workshop with Nashville artist Kevin Menck will take you there!
On day one of this information packed workshop, students will learn a bit about the history of plein air painting and have opportunity to check out various plein air painting equipment. Kevin will do a demonstration (indoors) before lunch, discussing the basic essentials of a solid painting.
After lunch, the group will head outdoors to paint in plein air either nearby the studio or at a local park/greenway. Kevin will spend time with each artist during the afternoon answering questions and guiding students through the plein air process.
On day 2, the group will meet either at the studio or a local park or greenway to spend the afternoon. Kevin will set up to paint a demonstration and students can paint alongside him. After a short break in the afternoon, students will re-group to ask questions, talk about the paintings they've worked on, discuss challenges of painting in plein air, and more!
Workshop Fee: $225 Registration opens soon! Class will begin each day at Warehouse 521 in Nashville TN. Saturday, Oct. 3rd, 9am to 4:30pm Sunday, Oct 4th, 12 noon to 4:30pm
Students will need a portable easel, paint palette, a variety of brushes (inexpensive is fine), oil paint (3 primaries + white), paper towels, mineral spirits/cup, palette knife, trash bag
Other plein air painting essentials: water, hat/visor, sunscreen, bug spray,