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Member Posted Workshop: Figure Painting: Energized Start, Graceful Finish

On Track Sponsored Event Instructor Name: Seth Haverkamp Workshop Dates: March 16-18 Nationally acclaimed artist Seth Haverkamp is coming to the Nashville area for a workshop in March. During a three-day workshop from March 16-18 at On Track Studios just south of Nashville in Franklin, Seth Haverkamp is will teach students on methods for creating […]

Paint Your Heart Out Spring Workshops 2018

Instructor Name: Multiple Workshop Dates: April 29, 2018 to May 26, 2018   Get ready for our most popular workshop series, Paint Your Heart Out! Chestnut artists are volunteering their time to teach a variety of art-related skills, with 100% of the proceeds benefiting our group. This year we will have workshops in the Spring […]

Paint Your Heart Out Workshop – “Capturing the Mood of the Landscape”

Anne Christensen’s home 3375 Bailey Road, Franklin, TN

Sunday, April 29, 2018 Kay Keyes Farrar Capturing the Mood of the Landscape Capturing the Mood of the Landscape Energizing the mood of your paintings with color harmony, painterly brushwork and compositional design. Student Levels for this workshop: Beginner to Intermediate Supplies: Will be provided before the workshop.

$55 – $65

National Oil & Acrylic Painters Society Call for Juried Small Painting Exhibition, Workshops, Paintouts, and Demonstrations

1st Spring Best of America SMALL PAINTING National Juried Exhibition April 30-May 26, 2018 Richland Fine Art Gallery, Nashville, TN   Join us for Opening Week Events! To sign up visit April 30-May 2nd: Workshop with Dawn Whitelaw “Reaching the Next Level”, On Track Studios, 1978 Wilson Pike, Franklin, TN May 3rd: Plein Air […]

Paint Your Heart Out Workshop – “Luminous Skys”

Leiper’s Creek Gallery 4144 Old Hillsboro Road, Franklin, TN

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 Jo Ridge Kelley Luminous Skies   Plein air workshop focusing on capturing luminosity in your skies.  Mixing luscious grays, creating great cloud formation, design, and atmosphere, including tips for capturing vibrant light, will be demonstrated.  Use of palette knife and large brushes and even your fingers to express yourself will be […]

$75 – $90

Paint Your Heart Out Workshop – “One Small Painting A Day/Abstract Flowers”

Warehouse 521 521 Heather Place, Nashville, TN

Thursday, May 10th, 2018 Ingrid Derrickson One Small Painting A Day/Abstract flowers This class is designed to inspire you to start the process of painting one painting daily using Ingrid’s expertise in Abstract Flowers. This can be from any small still life setup. I paint a daily floral from fresh flowers every day. The benefits […]

$75 – $90

Paint Your Heart Out Workshop – “Capturing A Likeness”

Warehouse 521 521 Heather Place, Nashville, TN

Saturday, May 12th, 2018 Jim Himsworth Capturing a Likeness There are four necessities for achieving a successful portrait painting: recording a likeness, capturing a persona, creating a work of art and, when working professionally, pleasing the client. This workshop will focus on the first: Capturing a Likeness! Learn Jim’s method of seeing, and then recording, […]

$100 – $115

Paint Your Heart Out Workshop – “Becoming Professional Redux!”

Lynn Samuel’s home 609 Belle Park Circle, Nashville, TN

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Kim Barrick Becoming Professional Redux! The wildly popular half-day class is back this Spring.  Bring a pen, lots of paper and your inquiring mind for this lively stroll into the business of making art. Student Levels for this workshop: All Levels Your supply list: Pen and notepad

$55 – $65

Paint Your Heart Out Workshop – “Plein Air 101”

Warehouse 521 521 Heather Place, Nashville, TN

Thursday, May 24th, 2018 Rain Date – June 11, 2018 Carol Demumbrum, Karen Phillpot, Brigitte Hubbard, Sue Catchings Plein Air 101 This workshop is for anyone who enjoys the outdoors and would love to capture their surroundings with a brush and paint. Come join others who are excited to learn and ready to paint plein air […]

$75 – $90

Paint Your Heart Out Workshop – “Four Fun”

Haden Pickel's House 415 Westview Ave, Nashville, TN

Friday, May 25th, 2018 Rain Date, May 27, 2018 Anne Blair Brown, Trey Finney, Marjorie Hicks, Haden Pickel “Four Fun”                                 Four instructors will set up in Haden’s beautiful backyard. Anne Blair Brown, Trey Finney, Marjorie Hicks, and Haden Pickel […]

$90 – $105

Paint Your Heart Out Workshop – “Carnation, Lilly, Lilly, Rose – Come Catch The Twilight”

Warehouse 521 521 Heather Place, Nashville, TN

Saturday, May 26th, 2018 Laura Shepard Carnation, Lilly, Lilly, Rose – Come Catch The Twilight John Singer Sargent’s plein air masterpiece, about which poems and musical compositions have been written, was completed over the course of two years, 1885-86. In an attempt to catch the twilight and the lamplight, he painted two young girls in […]

$75 – $90

Painting in the Sacred Valley of Peru

Instructor Name: Sharon Rusch Shaver Workshop Dates: May 31st, 2018 to June 11th 2018 We will be exploring ancient sites, painting Plein Air, taking photos and eating Chef prepared delicious Peruvian cuisine all while staying in a comfortable Hacienda in the Sacred Valley shaded by towering Eucalyptus trees. Meals, ensuite rooms, transfers to sites*, tours*, […]

A Painter’s Journey


A Painter’s Journey, available On Demand at, was created to inspire your personal painting journey. The instructional video series includes Growing at the Easel, an eleven-part video series, and Expanding Your Technique, a three-part video series.

Newly added 2018 Learning Opportunities with Roger Dale Brown

Warehouse 521 521 Heather Place, Nashville, TN

Roger Dale Brown, OPAm Workshop Dates: June 30, July 28, August 25 Roger is offering several opportunities to enrich your personal painting journey. The first is a demonstration and slide presentation to fill your mind with information and ideas for you to take back to your studio. He is also teaching two one day workshops. […]

Glacier National Park en Plein air

This is a rare opportunity. The Hockaday Museum in Kalispell, Montana has partnered with the Glacier National Park Conservancy to obtain permission for Lori to hold this workshop inside Glacier National Park! Based in West Glacier, this workshop includes demonstrations, personalized guidance, student painting time, and group sharing. You will leave this workshop excited, ready […]

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