Upcoming WorkShops

    • Sat, December 09, 2017
    • 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Studio in the Woods,26002 Budde Rd, 77381

    Gel Plate Printing and More

    Saturday, December 9th. 11 AM to 2 PM

    Studio in the Woods

    Instructor: Lauren Combs


    $45 per person plus $10 for gel plate if needed

    Make your mark and create unique collage materials with acrylic paints, gel plates, handmade stencils, stamps, and found objects in this 3-hour mini workshop.  We will use these papers to create several seasonal cards, or you may choose to make a larger collaged work on board or canvas. Pricing includes many basic supplies, students must bring a gel or gelli plate (pre- or home made), or add an additional $10 to have a home made gelatin plate provided by instructor. 

    Register by December 1st if you will need instructor provided plate, others please register by Dec. 5th. Class limited to 12; suitable for all experience levels, ages teen to adult. Woodlands Art League membership not required.

    • Thu, February 22, 2018
    • 9:00 AM
    • Sat, February 24, 2018
    • 4:00 PM
    • 26002 Budde Rd, TheWoodlands, TX, 77381


     Wildlife,Nature and Texture in Acrylic:

    A Workshop with

    Wildlife Artist Vickie McMillan-Hayes

     In McMillan-Hayes workshop, discover approaches, techniques and texture for creating dynamic wildlife paintings from concept to completion. Students will  learn how to take a reference photos and edit to create the best; form, composition, design and color to create drama, how to see values, and the importance of light.  

    We will also discuss an element of contemporary realism often neglected: texture. Texture is all around us in nature.  We will discover how to recreate and apply texture in appropriate places for the most dramatic effect using a variety of techniques.

    February 22-24,  9am - 4pm

      $425.00 WAL members, $475 for WAL non-members

    $100 non-refundable deposit due by January 10th. Full payment due by February 15.  

    For more information please visit Vickiemcmillan.com, questions 404-771-8084

    To reserve your place please register and pay deposit online or by check made out to Woodlands Art League

    P.O.Box 7234The Woodlands, TX 77387

    Vickie (McMillan) Hayes
    Wildlife Conservation Artist and 
    Collaborative Community Public Installations 
    vickiemcmillan@mac.com vickiemcmillan.com 

    2016 Artists for Conservation International Exhibition
    2015, 2014 The Hunting Art Prize finalist 
    2015-2016 Texas Commission on the Arts, Approved Touring Roster Artist 
    2013 Safari Club International Houston Artist of the Year 
    2013 Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival People's Choice Award for Best Artist 
    2011 Houston Safari Club Artist of the Year

    Several works done by Vickie as solo works or as a collaboration can be seen at TheWoodlands Mall Inspiration Gallery. Her large scale murals can be viewed in the Woodlands Texas Children's Hospital.


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