Upcoming Workshops

Princeton, NJ
Alla Prima Still Life Painting
This 4-day workshop focuses on mastering materials and techniques in oil painting from observation/visual perception. More specifically, this workshop will cover palette organization,limited palettes, control of color-mixing in tonal painting, alla prima oil painting technique, use of mediums,composition, the aesthetic relationship between visual perception and still-life arrangement, and learning to see in abstract terms.

Arts Council of Princeton
Princeton, NJ
Thursday- Sunday, October 18-21, 2018
Open to All Levels, Class size limited to 8 students.
To register, call 609-924-8777 or go to www.artscouncilofprinceton.org

Brooklyn, NY
Concepts in Perceptual Painting:
A Series of Weekend Intensives

This series of weekend workshops will take place in my north-light studio in the Gowanus neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. Saturdays are divided into a morning of drawing exercises and an afternoon of painting exercises geared around specific concepts. Sunday is an all day still life painting session with individual instruction. Enrollment is limited to 5 students. All levels are welcome.
Cost is $600 per weekend session, $2100 for all four weekends. Preference given to students who enroll for the series.
To register, please email me here.

TONE and Ground November 17-18, 2018, 9am-4pm
COMPOSITION and Proportion December 15-16, 2018, 9am-4pm
GESTURE and Open Form January 19-20, 2019, 9am-4pm
ATMOSPHERE and Key February 16-17, 2019, 9am-4pm

Christine Lafuente Studio
140 13th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Note: Street parking is usually available on the weekends!
Subway F/G/R trains to 4th Ave/9th Street.

New Orleans, LA. Winter 2019 TBA
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, Maine, Summer 2019 TBA
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA Summer 2019 TBA

For inquiries about future workshops or to make a request, please email me!
Thank you!!

Painting at Seawall, Acadia National Park, Maine, with Paul DuSold, 2018

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