Summer Retreat in Wichita, KS

Join us for the SDP Summer Retreat in North Wichita, KS. Just 18 minutes away from the airport! There will be 3 fun filled days of painting with 5 of the best teachers. Mark your calendars and start making arrangements.

Retreat Information
Class Registration will open February 19th at 9am Central. Be sure to reserve your hotel space by going to

https://www.bestwestern.com/en_US/book/hotel-rooms.17107.html?groupId=4B2ES7R2 select your dates and click update. Rooms are $79.99 when you use the GROUP ID:4B2ES7R2.


Class Information
This Retreat will have 5 teachers featuring a different project each day. Take classes from one teacher only or switch it up and select a new teacher each day.


When
5/12/2020 8:00 AM - 5/14/2020 9:00 PM
Eastern Standard Time
Sign in or create an account to register Last day to register is 5/8/2020

Program

   

Tuesday, 12 May 2020

Description
Title: “Fresh As A Daisy!” Medium:  Acrylic Difficulty:  Medium Surface Size: 7 x 12.5; double-layered wall plaque (about a 8 hour class) 8am-12pm, 1pm-5pm
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM
Medium:  Color Pencil Difficulty: All You will rich, vibrant colors, he provides easy-to-flow, practical instructions, demonstrating how to use his reliable four-value method for creating dramatic and realistic three-dimensional form through high contrast of light and shadow. (about a 8 hour class) 8am-12pm, 1pm-5pm
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM
Other Educators:  Chris Williams, Andy Jones  CDA Class Title: Gorgeous Geraniums Short Description:  Priscilla, the founder of the Society of Decorative Painters, will share with her students a full day of fun while learning how to master the basics of painting geranium leaves and blossoms using FolkArt Premium Acrylics.  Students will also learn an interesting textured and ombred background. Surface/Supplies Included: All FolkArt Premium Acrylic paints, 8” x 16” Stretched Artist Canvas, Saran Wrap Supplies to Bring:  Assorted good quality paintbrushes (No. 16, 12, 10, 8, 4, No. 1 Liner 1 1/2" wash brush) Materson Sta-Wet Palette, Palette knife, soft absorbant paper towels, brush basin, Tracing Paper, Gray Graphite transfer paper, Painter’s tape, Baby Wipes Length of Class: 8 hours Medium: FolkArt Premium Acrylic Paints Difficulty: Intermediate Surface Size: 8” x 16” Stretched Artist Canvas (about a 8 hour class) 8am-12pm, 1pm-5pm
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM

Wednesday, 13 May 2020

Description
Medium:  Acrylic Difficulty:  Medium Supply Fee: (Under $25.00) Surface Size: Approx. 8.5 x 11; double-layered panel (about a 8 hour class) 8am-12pm, 1pm-5pm
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM
Medium:  Color Pencil Difficulty:  All In this prismacolor color pencil class, Mark will provide easy-to-flow, practical instructions, demonstrating how to interpret and choose quadratones, his reliable four-value-method for creating dramatic and realistic three-dimensional form through high contract of light and shadow. (about a 8 hour class) 8am-12pm, 1pm-5pm
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM
Other Educators: Chris Williams, Priscilla Hauser MDA Class Title: Am I Blue? Short Description: In this class, Andy will share techniques that will help you accomplish this impressionistic style floral painting.  Learn how to brush mix colors, make a transparent wash, and, how to create the look of hydrangeas in bloom. Surface/Supplies Included: FolkArt Pure Artist Pigment acrylics, clear primed linen panel Supplies to Bring:  FolkArt Select Firm Bristle Brushes; 1” Flat Brush, 3/4" Flat Brush, #8 Filbert Brush, Sturdy table easel that will hold a 16” x 20” canvas, soft blue shop towels, palette knife, 12” x 16” wax coated palette, water basin Length of Class: 6 hours Medium: Acrylic Difficulty: Intermediate Surface Size:  16” x 20” Linen Panel (about a 6 hour class) 9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm
Time
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM

Thursday, 14 May 2020

Description
Title: “A Winter’s Dream” Medium:  Acrylic Difficulty:  Medium Surface Size: Approx. 9.5 x 11, framed panel Title: “A Winter’s Dream” Medium:  Acrylic Difficulty:  Medium Surface Size: Approx. 9.5 x 11, framed panel (about a 8 hour class) 8am-12pm, 1pm-5pm
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM
Additional Educators:  Andy Jones CDA, Priscilla Hauser MDA Class Title:  Painting for the Seasons Short Description:  Enjoy attending this class taught by Chris Williams.  She will share with you several helpful painting tips and techniques while learning how to paint four seasonally inspired projects.  Projects will include the use of several types of FolkArt products such as, Stencils, FolkArt Home Decor Chalk, Treasure Gold, and Chalkboard Paints.  Surface / Supplies Included: All FolkArt paint products, surfaces, and stencil Supplies to Bring:  Basic painting supplies such as a variety of paintbrushes (3/4” Flat, #12 Flat, #8 Flat, #4 Flat, 5/8” Angle and No. 1 Liner or No. 2 Script Liner) , brush basin for water, paper towels, stencil tape (opt.), 3/8” stencil brushes (2-3),  old toothbrush, and white chalk Capacity:  50 Length of Class: 8 hours Medium:  FolkArt Multi-Surface Acrylic Paints Difficulty:  Beginner to Intermediate Surface Sizes:  Vintage Book, 12” x 12” Wood Canvas Panel, 12” Round Pallet, 9 ¼” x 11 ¼” Wood Frame Project Supply Fee:  $20.00 (about a 8 hour class) 8am-12pm, 1pm-5pm
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM
Medium:  Color Pencil Difficulty:  Beginner to Intermediate  You will be introduced to the techniques of feather texture, how to capture the glass-like quality in the eyes; and a new soft focus background technique. (about a 6 hour class) 9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm
Time
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM