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Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Local Plein Air Workshops ~ SHORT NOTICE!

This is short notice, but if you could, please let your group know about a local plein air oil painting workshop happening this week. All are welcome to join in for one or more sessions.

Each session is $30 per person.

Award-winning, Charlotte artist, Paul Keysar will be teaching a week-long plein air painting workshop along the Crystal Coast, September 22-25. For more information about Paul Keysar, please see and

Join us for a late summer / early fall plein air painting workshop on the beautiful Crystal Coast of North Carolina. Paul will demonstrate how to lay in an accurate portrayal of the landscape while dealing with the quickly changing light. He will also talk to you about the variety of materials and techniques involved in dealing with the natural environment. Each day will start with a lecture/demo, followed by plenty of time for students to work. Individual instruction will be given to each student at each session.

If interested in attending, please call 704-886-8013 and directions will be given on where to meet.

Planned Itinerary

Tuesday, September 22, 2009 - Fort Macon
Morning Session: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Afternoon Session: 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Wednesday, September 23, 2009 - Beach at Emerald Isle
Morning Session: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Thursday, September 24, 2009 - Swansboro
Morning Session: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Afternoon Session: 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 25, 2009 - Beach at Emerald Isle
Morning Session: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Paul Keysar is known for his classic, representational oil paintings of landscapes and still lifes. He is an award-winning plein air painter and studio artist and a Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts graduate. "As an artist, I am continually observing life around me. I am fascinated by the effects of light, atmosphere, and weather. My goal is to show the beauty of the land and man’s dependence on it." He has participated in numerous solo and group shows, and his work is owned by collectors throughout the country. He was recently featured in an article in University City Magazine, September 2009 issue, pg 30 (

Jennifer Keysar
Keysar Studios

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