To register for a workshop, please select the appropriate price option under the workshop description, and then click on Add to Cart.

Alternatively, you can call us at 541-747-3817 or visit us at the Arboretum office between 10 AM – 4 PM, Monday – Friday. You also can send a check to: Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Road, Eugene OR 97405 – be sure to include: workshop name & date, and your email & phone #. If you send in a check, please call ahead to reserve your spot as workshops fill quickly.

To guarantee a full refund, please cancel your registration one week before the date of the event.


Plein Air Landscape Painting Workshop

2-Day Workshop: Saturday & Sunday, March 21st & 22nd, 12pm-5pm

The natural world is full of awe inspiring environments, and there are few experiences more exciting than capturing a sense of these places through paint. In this two day workshop with Jordan K. Walker we will explore the basic principles of landscape painting, including composition, value, depth, and color. We will paint directly from life at Mount Pisgah Arboretum, and learn to record some of the subtleties of nature while altering what we see to create compelling images. This class will also touch on essential techniques of oil painting, such as paint application, edge control, and color mixing. All levels of experience are welcome. Meet at the Education Building (a.k.a. Visitor Center). Members $50, non-members $60. Pre-registration required. Click here for a materials list.


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