Category Archives: Oil Painting

Patti Kelley’s Fast Paintings

                                   Patti Kelley took the challenge to do 30, 5×7 fast (15 minute) studies of the subjects of her choice. The exercise is to take as long as you want to draw the image, mix the paint and think … Continue reading

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Sharon Bignell showing at the Firehouse

Sharon Bignell, a former student of the Artists Playground, is showing her most recent work at The Firehouse Center for the Arts In Newburyport. January 4, 2017 –January 29, 2017 Some of you will remember Sharon from the Tuesday night … Continue reading

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One of the many ways to sneak up on a painting

The summer kids “Paint Along with Pat” class is going absolutely wonderfully. The kids are all eager to learn and I am thrilled to be able to spend time teaching them. I see my job as giving them tips on … Continue reading

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Rob’s oil painting class is a big hit!

Rob Brun is teaching his 2nd session of painting in oils at the Playground. We are thrilled to have him join our team. All of the students are loving his gentle, confident approach to teaching. He is funny, very approachable … Continue reading

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