Category Archives: workshop

Tripping the Light Fantastic…

Dear blog readers: A few weeks ago I asked for topics you would like to see in my upcoming book. And here is one I thought would be helpful to answer here, before I roll it into my book. I … Continue reading

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Announcing a Winter Portland-area Alla Prima Painting Workshop

_____________________________________ Announcing a Three-Day Oil Painting Workshop: Essential Alla Prima Techniques: Portland Using the Direct Method of Oil Painting “Peonies and Ginger Jar”  |  2012 American Impressionist Society National Juried Exhibition Instructor: Thomas Jefferson Kitts When: March 1st – 3rd, 2013  (F/S/Sun) Where: Sowa … Continue reading

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Yippy-Ti-Yi-Yay, I’m Ridin’ Back in Town…

“Roudy’s Riders, 4th of July, Telluride” Private Commission Okay, I admit it. I’ve been AWOL from the blog for a while. I was burned out after coming home from Spain, Morocco, and the Laguna Beach Invitational and I needed some time to … Continue reading

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Do You See What I See?…

Here is Some Homework for my 2011 Portland Plein Air Workshop Participants.  For more info about the class, check out the right-hand column. The workshop begins next week. Of course, if you aren’t taking this class you can still watch … Continue reading

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Last Call for Thomas’ 2011 Portland-Area Plein Air Workshop…

Hi Everyone… I’m finally back from Telluride and Easton Plein Air, and wow, what a ride they both were! I went from painting between 9,000 and 12,300 feet, to painting at sea level. Inside of one week. I promise to … Continue reading

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Painting The Big Blue Yonder…

If you like this post, and live in the Portland Oregon Area, consider taking my August Plein Air Workshop. (See right column.) It’s the sort of stuff we learn about out in the field, and have fun while we do … Continue reading

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Announcing My 2011 Portland-area Summer Plein Air Workshop…

“A Summer Evening Walk”, Jackson Bottom, near Hillsboro OR | 9 x 12 | oil on panel (Currently on exhibition in a LPAPA show in Corona Del Mar, CA) Announcing My 2011 Summer 5-Day Portland-Area Plein Air Workshop  Led by Thomas … Continue reading

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