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MAY 30 - Live Panel Plein Air with Mastrius Master Artist Stephen Puttrich

Live Panel: Master Plein Art Composition!

Thursday, May 30th

5–6pm MDT
7–8pm EDT
12am–1am BST (Friday)
9am–10am AEST (Friday)

Mentors: Stephen Puttrich


Free For Everyone.

Master Plein Air Composition

Check out a new tool for Composing, Framing, and Designing FAST, on site!

When painting outdoors, do you often feel like there's too much to take in at once? Good news! There’s a way to make it easier to capture the scene you want.

Mastrius Master Artist Stephen Puttrich is thrilled to share The Fairview Finder™ with you. Stephen’s new tool will help you simplify the process and solve everyday design challenges for your paintings—outdoors or indoors!

You will learn:

  • Different COMPOSITION types and why they are valuable.
  • How to SIMPLIFY a scene.
  • How to create a VALUE value chart.
  • How to use the Fairview Finder Tool to help you DESIGN and COMPOSE better.

Eager to improve your creative problem-solving and learn more about the Plein Air design process? Join us and get the insight you need to succeed in your plein air practice. 

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Meet Stephen Puttrich

Oil | Watercolor | Mixed Media | Gouache

Steve Puttrich started his studies at the American Academy of Art and the Art Institute of Chicago. He received his degrees in architectural illustration, graphic design, and fine art. Steve studied watercolor painting under the Academy’s Director, Irving Shapiro, and Oil Painting under Eugene Hall. After a 35-year career as an artist, designer, and Vice President of Creative Services and Innovation for Parsons Corporations. Steve and his wife Bobbie Puttrich, also a fine artist, are now enjoying painting full-time around the country. Steve is also teaching at Chicago’s Palette and Chisel Academy of Fine Art. At the Morton Arboretum and Chicago Botanic Garden. Steve enjoys demonstrating his craft throughout various local venues and has won several awards in Plein Air Painting events as well as quick painting competitions. Steve is currently the Artist in Residence for the Plein Air Painters of Chicago. He is represented by Castle Gallery in Fort Wayne, IN, Main Street Art Gallery in Lake Zurich, IL, and the Unintended Curator Gallery in Culver, IN.

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Event Details

Date: May 30, 2024

Start time: 05:00 p.m. MDT

End time: 06:00 p.m. MDT

Venue: Online

Email: [email protected]