Wednesdays 9am–12pm
May 13–27 (3 weeks)
Instructor Susan Nicholas

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Join Award-Winning Artist, Susan Nicholas Gephart in an upbeat class discovering how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape or subject of your choice. Learn how to use your photos, sketches, and studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner, and will enrich and challenge the experienced painter.

Susan has been working in pastels since the 1980’s, and has a BFA from Penn State University. She is a demonstrator for Sennelier and Jack Richeson art supplies, and has a Signature set of Richeson Hand-Rolled Soft Pastels. Each class will include a short inspirational demonstration designed to kick-start you into the creative spirit and explore new possibilities. Classes will include personal support by email.

  • Please contact Susan before the first class.
  • 814-360-2116 or [email protected]
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  • Link to general instructor description of my two classes- Pastel and Oil painting: