Classes & Workshops

Bill White Owner/Artist

  

Owner and artist, Bill White spent 39 years as a Professor of Painting at Hollins University in Roanoke, VA.  He has received grants from the Cabell, Mellon & Ford Foundations and in 2012 was honored with the Kendig Individual Artist award. Bill is a member of the Midwest Paint Group, and has been a guest artist with the Zeuxis Gallery. He has had residencies at the Cite International des Art, Paris, France and the Vermont Studio Center.
 

In 2017 Bill and his wife Linda moved to Caledonia, NY to be near family and enjoy their retirement years by opening The Village Gallery. In addition to the gallery,  Bill will offer classes and lectures throughout the year.


Classes

February 24 & March 3

Composition

1:30 - 3:30

3096 Main Street

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February 24 & March 3

Composition

Learn how changes in shape, size and location create a more dynamic picture.

Sundays 1:30 - 3:30  $60 for both sessions.

1:30 - 3:30

3096 Main Street

February 26

Learning from Velazquez

6 - :30-8:30

3096 Main Street

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February 26

Learning from Velazquez

A brief introduction about the artist and their style followed by drawing and or painting to explore the traits.  Tuesday Evening 6:30-8:30. $30 per session

6 - :30-8:30

3096 Main Street

March 12

Learning from Bonnard

6:30 - 8:30

3096 Main Street

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March 12

Learning from Bonnard

A brief introduction about the artist and their style followed by drawing and or painting to explore the traits.  Tuesday Evening 6:30-8:30. $30 per session

6:30 - 8:30

3096 Main Street

March 26

Learning from Rembrandt

6:30 - 8:30

3096 Main Street

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March 26

Learning from Rembrandt

A brief introduction about the artist and their style followed by drawing and or painting to explore the traits.  Tuesday Evening 6:30-8:30. $30 per session

6:30 - 8:30

3096 Main Street

March 24, March 31

Oil Painting Basics

1:30 - 4:30

3096 Main Street

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March 24, March 31

Oil Painting Basics

The basics of oil painting will be covered:  toning of the canvas, blocking in the mass shapes, shapes of color tones, building the composition from simple to more complex.  Sundays, Fee is $80 for both sessions.

1:30 - 4:30

3096 Main Street

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Class Schedule

Saturday March 16

Conversations About Art

10:30am - 12:30am

3096 Main Streeet

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Saturday March 16

Conversations About Art

  

The nature of painting is such that we all work in an isolated situation. But once in a while, it serves everyone to come together and respond to each other’s work and share ideas. All are welcome to bring a work for discussion.

No Fee

10:30am - 12:30am

3096 Main Streeet

Sunday March 17

Observation Drawing Workshop - Gillian Pederson-Krag

10:30am - 4:30pm

3096 Main Street

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Sunday March 17

Observation Drawing Workshop - Gillian Pederson-Krag

  

The morning will be devoted to basic principles of observation drawing using still-life objects.

After a break for lunch, we will use the same concepts and apply them to drawing the head.

This course is useful both for beginners who have no experience as well as those who have been engaged in painting and drawing for years and who want to increase their skill and understanding of drawing from life.

Enrollment is limited to 5 students.

$75 Per Session - Materials included

  

10:30am - 4:30pm

3096 Main Street

Contact Us

The Village Gallery

3119 Main Street, Caledonia, NY 14423, us

(585) 294-3009

Hours

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

11:00am to 4:00 pm

or by appointment