Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Two New September Events

Painting Demonstration & Raffle
for the Illiana Artists Meeting

(This demonstration is open to the public)

Monday, September 14, 2009, 7:15 pm (after the meeting)

Westminster Presbyterian Church

8955 Columbia Avenue, Munster, IN 46321

(located across the street from Community Hospital in Room 305, South-side
of the church).

will be instructing the participants of this event on my process of working and painting outdoors (or indoors) while working from a photograph during the meeting. I will address the unique challenges of outdoor painting and show how to overcome them by using a simple, straightforward approach. Topics covered include: picking a composition, massing the values of light, and how to make the most of a limited color palette.

Raffle Prize

Also, I will be donating the demonstration piece for a raffle prize during the
event. Talk about an inexpensive way to get a vanderVinne!
For more information visit

or contact me at 219.241.1392 or reply to this email.

“Celebration of the Arts”
A Schoolhouse Shop Art Fair

Saturday – Sunday, September 19-20, 2009

Schoolhouse Shop

278 East 1500 North

Chesterton, Indiana 46304

I will be exhibiting along with many other artists on the grounds of the Schoolhouse Shop for the “Celebration of the Arts” Fair. Many new works will be exhibited and for sale, so stop on by my booth to see what I've been up to.