Great Outdoor Painting Classes
Fall schedule 2007, Adult Classes
Faculty name: Miss Meg Davis
Phone: Studio (210-393-9562) Email: peglegmeg_2000@yahoo.com

Course Objectives:
Students will

  • Develop skills in painting and create an acrylic painting from start to finish.
  • Be encougeaged in personal expression to create a unique style in painting.
  • Create a fun personal experience by painting on the scene in nature.

Enrollment: Please Call or email your instructor. Class is limited to 10 students.

Tuition: Total cost for each painting session is due at the beginning of class.
Each day class is $100.00 plus a material fee of $25.00.

Materials: All materials including Acrylic paint, canvas and brushes are supplied.

Extra fees not included: Park or Museum fees are the responsibility of the student.

Note: Students have the option to attend a one-day session or as many class sessions as they desire.

Weather Considerations: If there’s a light rain we will paint, if there’s a lot of rain class will be canceled. Make up painting sessions will begin in Nov.

The Learning Process: Painting skills will be introduced through teacher demonstration and student practice. The teacher, Meg Davis will paint on her own canvas to give students a visual demonstration and will guide students, as support is needed. Students will focus on modeling the painting behavior in their own works of art and will be able to witness the process as the teacher creates along side of the class.

Session 1: Saturday, September 29th,Project: Luckenbach Painting.
Class will meet from 11:00 to 2:00,at the picnic table in front of the general store in Luckenbach, Texas. This project is fun because of the people, music and there’s great energy in the environment. For directions to Luckenbach: 830-990-8236.
For events go to www.luckenbachtexas.com

Session 2: Sunday, September 30th, Project: Luckenbach Painting.
Class will meet from 11:00 to 2:00,at the picnic table in front of the general store in Luckenbach, Texas. This project is fun because of the people, music and there’s great energy in the environment. For directions to Luckenbach: 830-990-8236.
For events go to www.luckenbachtexas.com

Session 3 and 4: Saturday and Sunday, October 6th and 7th.Project: Enchanted Rock Painting, Fredericksburg Texas.
Class will meet from 10:00 to 1:00 at an arranged meeting place, Saturday and Sunday. The butterflies are migrating and can be seen here at this time. It’s $6 per person to get in the park on a day pass.
For directions or to reserve a camping spot,
Call Enchanted Rock: 325-247-3903. www.tpwd.state.tx.us/spdest/findadest/parks/enchanted_rock

Session 5: Saturday, Oct.13th, Project: The McNay Museum Garden Painting, in San Antonio Texas.
Students will meet from 10:00 to 1:00 at the Mcnay Art Museum in San Antonio .To go inside the museum they ask only for a small donation. The garden is magical and the painting experience at the Mcnay Museum is very peaceful. For directions to McNay Musuem: 210-824-5368, info@mcnayart.com

Session 6: Sunday, Oct 14, Project: Butterfly migration Painting. Wild Seed farms, Fredericksburg, Texas.
Students will meet from 10:00 to 1:00 at the entrance of the flower fields at Wild Seed Farms. Students will paint on the scene in an abundance of wild flowers and butterflies. For directions to the Wild Seed Farms: 800-848-0078. www.wildseedfarms.com

Session 7: Saturday Oct 20th: Project: Sand Castle Paintings! South Padre Island, Texas.
For information on this event visit the website: www.sandcastleday.com. Painting students will meet at 8:00 to 11:00 at the Sheraton Hotel on the beach. Students will paint the World Master Sand Castle Artists as they work creating sand castle sculptures. For directions or reservations to the Sheraton Hotel on South Padre Island: 956-761-6551.
Class contact person on Padre Island: Chris Corbet Cell Phone: 956-266-5296

Session 8: Sunday, Oct 21st: Project: Pet portraits on the Beach, Painting. South Padre Island.
Students will meet from 10:00 to 1:00 at the covered picnic tables at the Dolphin Cove Oyster Bar and may bring their favorite pet to include into their beach painting. Note: Dolphin Cove Oyster Bar is not open until 12:00 on Sundays, however our painting class has permission to work there, so be on the lookout for our group, in front of the establishment facing the beach. For directions to Dolphin Cove,
Call: 956-761-2850.You must enter through the Isla Blanca Park and there will be a park fee of $4.00 to get in. www.spisland.com. Class contact person on Padre Island: Chris Corbet, Cell Phone: 956-266-5296

Session 9: Saturday and Sunday, Oct 27, 28th, Project-Maple Leafs are Changing Painting!
Students will meet Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 to 2:00, at Lost Maples National park in Vanderpool, Texas. For our class meeting spot please contact your instructor, Meg Davis. A Daytime park pass is $6 per person. For reservations to camp out or directions to Lost Maples, call: 830-966-3413, www.tpwd.state.tx.us/spdest/findadest/parks/lost_maples

Session 10: Saturday, November 3, Project: Pet portraits and the old L.B.J. Settlement Painting, in Johnson City, Texas.
Class will meet from 10:00 to 1:00, at the LBJ settlement park, at the original home of LBJ great grandparents. If you bring a pet with you please have them on a leash, as the long horns can be dangerous. For directions to the LBJ settlement call: 830-868-7128 ext 231. www.hill-country-visitor.com

Provisions: Everything is optional. Sunscreen, cooler, Bug spray, Swimsuit, Happy camper chair, Guitar, Umbrella, Blanket to paint on, An Easel, Camera, Clothes you don’t mind getting dirty, If you would like to bring a pet, please contact your instructor, to check on the pet friendly status of the location where we will working.