On June 19th – 22nd, Sunnyshore Studio is hosting a watercolor workshop  have an opportunity to study watercolor painting under master watercolor artist, Jack Dorsey. In this workshop Jack will teach you a method of watercolor painting using opaque white paint.  Below is an interview with Jack about the workshop on information on the workshop.

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Interview with Jack Dorsey

Sunnyshore Studio caught up with Jack for an interview about the upcoming workshop.

Sunnyshore Studio: Jack, what do you enjoy about attending workshops?  

Jack Dorsey: learning and experiencing art.

Sunnyshore Studio: How have workshops been helpful in your artistic career?

Jack Dorsey: They have enlarged my artistic mind.

Sunnyshore Studio: Do you enjoy teaching? What aspects of the teaching process do you most enjoy?

Jack Dorsey: Yes, I enjoy teaching. I love to see my students “get it”.

Sunnyshore Studio:  What makes a Jack Dorsey workshop unique and special?

Jack Dorsey: Everyone is unique and special, I’m just one of many artists, but like others my story in art is unique to me so it could be special in that regard. One special part of this workshop is that I will be sharing a technique I use with opaque white paint.

Workshop Information

The workshop spans four days: Monday, June 19th, Tuesday, June 20th, Wednesday, June 21st, and Thursday, June 22nd. You can choose to take the workshop for just one day, two, three or all four days based on your availability.

The cost is $50 per day, $200 for the entire four days, which is a wonderful deal!

The workshop is for people from all experience levels. So whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced artist you will benefit from Jack Dorsey’s personalized instruction.

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Students will get individual questions answered. There will be a combination of demo’s, lecture, critique. The workshop promises to be an overall rich experience, you will make new friends in the arts.

Bring your own watercolor materials (paints, pallete, brushes, paper, painting board). The opaque paint will be provided at the workshop. Easels are optional; tables will be provided. Also bring a sack lunch; or plan to grab a quick lunch at either Tyee Grocery Store (which has a wonderful deli) or Elger Bay; or if you are an Islander, run home for a quick bite.

The workshop will be held at Sunnyshore Studio (2803 S.E. Camano Drive, Camano Island, WA 98282). It costs $50 per day, or $200 for the four days (which is an excellent price!). Scholarships available as needed.

Space is limited. To RSVP call Jack Dorsey at 360.387.7304

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Information:

  • All experience levels
  • June 19 – 22, 9:00-4:00pm
  • Cost $50 a day, $200 for 4 days
  • Bring your own painting materials; opaque paint supplied.
  • Sunnyshore Studio: 2803 S.E. Camano Drive, Camano Island, WA 98282
  • RSVP with Jack Dorsey: 360.387.7304

To get a feel for Jack Dorsey’s art here is the video made for the recent release of his biography: Jack Dorsey: Sketch of an Artist.

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