Belfast is a quirky, diverse and fun city at the head of Penobscot Bay, with both river and ocean vistas. It is a busy harbor with tugboats waiting along the quay, working boats and pleasure craft plying the water . . . Read more
Welcome to this website, covering my plein air workshops. Class size is limited to allow for personal assistance where needed. The focus is on the art of picture making, composition and design, applicable in any medium. Demonstrations are in watercolor, while participants using acrylics are welcome. At foreign locations, the emphasis remains the same, while sketchbook journaling is also encouraged. Take a look at what is offered and if you have any questions, simply touch the
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Come join the fun! Tony van Hasselt, A.W.S.
Since it is “home base” for me, this painting workshop is the result of often-asked questions such as “Why don’t you have a workshop right here?” and “Why would you ever want to leave this place?” You asked . . . Read more