Archive | jan poynter RSS feed for this section

Winter Studio | Zocalo Jan22-Feb19

JAN POYNTER – studio & painting workshops from Jan 22 to Feb 19 I will be in studio at Zocalo – 441 Marine Dr – right across from our Co-op gallery and next to the Gibsons Public Art Gallery. My friend Joann Heatherington closes up her wonderful fashion store and flies south every winter for a […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Plein Air PAINT OUT – Sechelt Day 1 & 2

Some photos from our recent Paint Out as part of the Sechelt Arts festival – Art on the Street. A calm sea and mild weather for day 2 and spectacular sunny, warm day for Day 2. Artists can Contact Jan about registering & participating in the next Sunshine Coast paint out.  Painters on site:  Jan […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Sketch myself into the place.

just joined the urbansketchers.org check out their great collection of sketches from locations all over the world. http://www.urbansketchers.org/ so you see – I am not the only mad person running about with my paper and pencil :-)   <a href=”http://www.urbansketchers.org/”><img width=”100″ alt=”Urban Sketchers network” src=”http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2659/4186496437_902ce3aaba_t.jpg”></a> <div>I’m an urban sketcher</div> Calm reflection. CLEAR LAKE Wash. the […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

HARMONY ARTS Grand Prix paint out

A lovely day all around – started with the early 6:20 ferry into the city ( sorry Brian to do that to you on your first day of holidays…) There was plenty of set-up going on and some of the regulars fishing down at the dock.  I managed a quick study on the dock with a […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Works in Progress – cancelled

sorry – just not enough interest this time to run the 4 week session in November. Remember if you just want some feedback, direction or critique on your creative projects we can schedule a private session here at the studio.  call 604-886-8918   the next session will be in the spring – after Easter in […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Watercolor & Yoga retreat – Sunshine Coast

ROCKWATER art retreat FEB 3-4-5 2011Beginner & Intermediate Watercolor Workshop with JAN POYNTEREnjoy the spectacular waterfront surroundings and 4 star diningin this unique resort 2 hrs from downtown Vancouver!this creative retreat package includes: 3 nights / 4 days / all meals / cottage or lodge accomodationart instruction / morning yoga check out the ROCKWATER retreats […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

NEXT Sketchcrawl GIBSONS LANDING July 31

so – I thought I would encourage our local artists here on the Sunshine Coast to come our for a Crawl. Just bring your sketchbook or Moleskin, pens, pencils and brushpens and meet up in Lower Gibsons for the afternoon.11:00 across from Molly’s Reach next to the Tourist info kiosk. nothing dramatic we just wander […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

HOUSE PORTRAITS Real Estate package

HOUSE PORTRAITSAn original painting of a home, garden or view makes a wonderful closing gift to buyers or sellers, with lasting sentimental value. I have created a costing framework and discount package for Real Estate and Business. This is a 20% value off the current commission pricing. Included is the original painting, a package of […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

CLASSES for April – Works in Progress

the next “real time” classes coming up here on the Sunshine Coast… The Works in Progress sessions are NOT for beginners but for those who have taken some lessons, have their own materials and need some informal instruction in a supportive and creative environment to paint Watercolor or Acrylic. Work in Progress WEDNESDAYS April 7-28 […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

NEW "Estuary #5 " work in progress

NEW "Estuary #5 " work in progress, originally uploaded by Jan Poynter – ARTIST. This is the first stage of Estuary #5. I am stuggling to keep the bold brushwork and looseness of the initial paint without getting more detailed.Obviously a new lower horizon and the dramatic clouds changes the composition. I am considering blogging […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →