Colonie Art League, Inc.
Artists of New York's Capital District and beyond.
Established 1974
Mastering Mood:
The Tonal and Colorist
Pastel Landscapes
Two-Day Landscape Pastel
Workshop with Robert Carsten,
IAPS, PSA
Tues May 22nd and Wed May 23rd
Day one: Tonalist landscape
Day two: Colorist landscape
---Learn to create a keen sense of mood
in the landscape by limiting tonal range
and color, softening edges and simplifying
the amount of shapes and detail. This way
of painting is often described as soft and
poetic, nostalgic or dreamlike. Monet,
Whistler and others successfully employed
this style and so can you!
---Color is emotion in a painting.
Working against a toned ground, we’llMastering Mood:
The Tonal and Colorist
Pastel Landscapes
Two-Day Landscape Pastel
Workshop with Robert Carsten,
IAPS, PSA
Tues May 22nd and Wed May 23rd
Day one: Tonalist landscape
Day two: Colorist landscape
---Learn to create a keen sense of mood
in the landscape by limiting tonal range
and color, softening edges and simplifying
the amount of shapes and detail. This way
of painting is often described as soft and
poetic, nostalgic or dreamlike. Monet,
Whistler and others successfully employed
this style and so can you!
---Color is emotion in a painting.
Working against a toned ground, we’llScott Balfe Oil Workshop
October 2nd, 3rd, possibly 4th
Scott will be giving an oil painting workshop
on October 2 & 3 in the Hudson Valley style.
See his comprehensive resume and working
methods on his website
scottthomasbalfe.com. Total workshop fee is
$190.00 less your deposit. Balance is due on
September 5 payable to CAL and mailed to
Kris Woodward, 44 Hoffman Drive, Latham,
12110. Two spots still available.
Scott Balfe Oil Workshop
October 2nd, 3rd, possibly 4th
Scott will be giving an oil painting workshop
on October 2 & 3 in the Hudson Valley style.
See his comprehensive resume and working
methods on his website
scottthomasbalfe.com. Total workshop fee is
$190.00 less your deposit. Balance is due on
September 5 payable to CAL and mailed to
Kris Woodward, 44 Hoffman Drive, Latham,
12110. Two spots still available.
Bruce Handford will also be  doing a watercolor workshop on Tuesday, 10/2 and Wednesday, 10/3 at the Town Hall. Spots are available.   One or both days.   

Bruce, a past member of CAL, lives in Virginia and is a signature member of the National Watercolor Society and the Transparent Watercolor Society of America.   Bruce was featured in American Artist Watercolor magazine and the American Art Collector Magazine.   He is an elected member of the Washington Society of Landscape

Painters and his award-winning artwork has been show internationally, nationally and  in regional exhibitions.

See Bruce’s work at McBride Gallery on Facebook or Google    www.mcbridegallery.com/handford.html