Courses / Workshops / Training:

Desmond O'Hagan Pastel Workshops/ Scheduling now for 2015/2016

Below please find information regarding 1,2,3-day

 workshops for pastel societies and art organizations. If you would

like more information including fees and scheduling,

please e-mail desmondohaganfineart@earthlink.net.

Thank you,

Desmond O'Hagan

 

 

 

"Interpreting Light"

Desmond O'Hagan Workshops

 

"September Rain, Downtown Denver"  pastel  24"x 36"  

 

Comprehensive 1,2,3-Day workshops to

create more light and energy in your paintings.

 

These workshops will include:

A slide presentation and lecture on painting in pastels and oils

Discussions on painting materials, surfaces, developing your painting style,

and working methods unique to pastels and oils.

Demos emphasizing composition, color, and technique.

Daily individual critiques of students' works in progress.

 


 O'Hagan also offers a three hour seminar which is similar to his seminars presented at the IAPS convention.  This is an alternative for those interested in programs other than workshops.  For information on fees and

scheduling please e-mail below.


 

Desmond O'Hagan is a master pastelist with the Pastel Society

of America,  and is a member of the "Master's Circle" of the

International Association of Pastel Societies.  He has been a

professional artist for over twenty years and has had numerous

one-man shows throughout the United States.  He has also participated

in group shows in Japan, China, and France.  O'Hagan has

received several awards for his art through the Pastel Society of

America, IAPS, and the Salmagundi Club in New York City.

He has judged many national shows for pastels and oils and

conducted workshops throughout the United States. 

 

He has judged the portrait/figurative paintings for

The Pastel Journal's 2009 Pastel 100, and was a juror for the

2011 International Association of Pastel Societies' convention exhibition.

 

His paintings have been featured in several publications and books,

including "American Art Collector", "International Fine Artist",

"The Artist Magazine", "The Pastel Journal", "Southwest Art", "American

Artist", "Artists and Illustrators" (England), United Airlines'

"Hemispheres" magazine, The Best of Pastels/The Best of Oils, and

"Gekkan Bijyutsu" (Japan).  O'Hagan's paintings are represented by

galleries in Santa Fe, NM, Aspen, CO, Boca Raton, Florida, and Utah.

 

 

O'Hagan has taught workshops and judged shows for the following societies (partial list):

 

International Association of Pastel Societies

Pastel Society of New Mexico

Pastel Society of Southern California

Pastel Artists of Hawaii

Chicago Pastel Painters

Pastel Society of the Southwest

Southeastern Pastel Society

Northwest Pastel Society

Austin Pastel Society

Artists Association of Northern Colorado

Pastel Society of Eastern Canada

 

For information on your society or association hosting a workshop,

or additional workshop information, please e-mail:

 

desmondohaganfineart@earthlink.net

 

or phone the studio at 303.691.3736.

References available on request.

 

www.desmondohagan.com

Published on: - Expiry date: 2017-12-31 00:00:00