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Live Panel: Art Residencies Explored Expand Your Horizons, Elevate Your Art!

Wednesday, April 24th

12–1pm MDT
2–3pm EDT
7pm–8am BST
4am–5am AEST (Thursday)

Mentors: Vandy Massey & Kate Green


Free For Mastrius Members.

Art Residencies Explored: Elevate Your Art, Expand Your Horizons!

Dreaming of an art residency to fuel your creativity? Learn how to narrow down a world of exciting options with expert guidance from Vandy Massey and Kate Green!

  • Discover why art residencies are a game-changer for artists at every career stage.
  • Uncover diverse formats tailored to fit your schedule, location, and budget.
  • Learn insider tips from Vandy and Kate as they share their firsthand experiences and insights from recent art residency programs.
  • Navigate the vast landscape of available opportunities and unearth open calls and application processes.
  • Learn to organize your time to make the most of your precious time during your residency.

Join us and unlock the door to a world of artistic exploration and growth. Don't miss out on this invaluable opportunity to delve into the realm of art residencies, whether in your local community or across the globe!

Secure your spot now and embark on your journey of creative discovery!

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Meet Vandy Massey

Acrylic | Mixed Media | Watercolor

This group will focus on ways to developing a loose, expressive painting style in water-based media.Although this group will cover mainly watercolour, painters who work in acrylics or gouache, and want to develop a looser style will also benefit from the discussion and the work. We will be discussing techniques in water-based media (watercolour, inks, linework) to build loose watercolour expertise. The focus will be on learning to develop compositions and harness the strengths of the medium to create compelling paintings. The approach is suitable for those wishing to paint figurative loose watercolours as well as anyone wanting to develop abstraction in their work.

We will discuss ways of stepping back and evaluating our own work, and methods of moving forward when artists feel stuck. Along the way, we will cover colour theory and mark making to ensure every artist has the tools and the development space to uncover their own unique style. In the safe environment of a supportive group, we will unpack the fears we all face when creating art, and learn to accept the wabi-sabi philosophy of embracing the perfection of imperfections. There’s nothing more thrilling than the emergence of a spontaneous brushstroke at just the right moment. I have a relaxed mentoring style which helps artists to counter any fearful qualms they might experience.

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Meet Kate Green

Acrylic | Mixed Media

My passion is getting alongside artists and putting courage into them, helping them unearth their own unique creativity that the world is waiting to see.
I love combining a bit of order and chaos in my artwork, and as a mentor I specialize in helping artists find order in their own chaos.

As creatives we always have a million ideas – I can help you know where to start. We all have big beautiful dreams and ambitions – I can help you work out how to transform these into action.

My goal is to bring peace, clarity and tangible progress in place of overwhelm and self doubt. To help artists create space for their creativity to flourish, to guard & nurture their joy in the art making process, to build confidence and structure that enables them to share it with the world.

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Event Details

Date: April 24, 2024

Start time: 12:00 p.m. MDT

End time: 01:00 p.m. MDT

Venue: Online

Email: [email protected]