Farm on New Road by Joe Sweeney

Farm on New Road

Course Offerings

PAFA Continuing Education Classes

PT 605CM - Plein Air Painting in Donegal, Ireland with Joe Sweeney
October 15 2018 - October 19 2018 | 9:00 pm- 5:00 am

Master Classes, Monday through Friday | Weekday
Instructor:
Joseph Sweeney
Subject: Landscape

Join Joseph Sweeney on a plein air painting getaway in scenic Donegal, Ireland, homeland of Joe’s ancestors, the Mac Sweeney’s! Located along the breathtaking, unspoiled northwest coast of Ireland, Donegal’s high sea cliffs in offer sweeping vistas ideal for plein air painting! Draw and paint historic Donegal Castle, the spectacular Slieve League Cliffs, and St. John’s Point Lighthouse with instruction focusing on oil, acrylic, and pastel; experienced watercolorists also welcome. Accommodations will be provided by the wonderful Castle Murray House (additional cost).

Students are responsible for their own travel arrangements. For more information and recommended accommodations, email joesweeney5@gmail.com.

Location: Donegal, Ireland
For Credit: $1,425.00
Non-Credit: $795.00
Lab Fee: $0.00
Course Credit: 1.00
Register by / Refund deadline: September 21, 2018 (Register early; space is limited.)

Course Materials:
Material List

Review Continuing Education Registration and Policy Information prior to registering

For more information contact:
215-972-7632 or continuinged@pafa.edu



PT 605CM - 4 Days - Plein Air Painting in Cape May
September 20 2018 - September 23 2018 | 9:00 am- 7:00 pm

Workshops, Lectures and Seminars, Thursday through Sunday | Weekend
Instructor:
Joseph Sweeney
Subject: Landscape

Join Joe Sweeney for a plein air painting retreat in beautiful Cape May! Experience small town hospitality while painting Cape May Point, the Cove with sweeping vistas, Cape May Lighthouse, and Sunset Beach. Includes tips on choosing a prime location, reading the weather and light at a particular time of day, and setting up a landscape palette. Morning and evening painting times will leave the afternoons free to relax on the beach – the perfect artist’s getaway! Instruction geared towards oil, acrylic and pastel, but experienced watercolorists are welcome.

Painting times variable. Students are responsible for their own travel arrangements. For more information and recommended accommodations, email joesweeney5@gmail.com.

Location: Cape May, NJ
For Credit: $0.00
Non-Credit: $595.00
Lab Fee: $0.00
Register by: September 7, 2018

Course Materials:
Material List

Review Continuing Education Registration and Policy Information prior to registering

For more information contact:
215-972-7632 or continuinged@pafa.edu



PT 605EB - 6 Weeks - The Pennsylvania Landscape Tradition
September 26 2018 - November 07 2018 | 10:00 am- 3:30 pm

Multi-Week Courses, Wednesday | Weekday
Instructor:
Joseph Sweeney
Subject: Landscape

Learn the essentials of landscape painting in the New Hope countryside, the area made famous by Daniel Garber, Edward Redfield, Fern Coppedge, and other masters of Pennsylvania Impressionism. Topics include color mixing to achieve a sense of light and air, capturing time of day, compositional fundamentals, and sound painting practices.

Students are responsible for their own travel arrangements. For more information and recommended accommodations, email joesweeney5@gmail.com.

Location: New Hope, Bucks County
For Credit: $625.00
Non-Credit: $495.00
Lab Fee: $0.00
Course Credit: 1.00
Register by: September 15, 2018

Course Materials:
Material List

Review Continuing Education Registration and Policy Information prior to registering

For more information contact:
215-972-7632 or continuinged@pafa.edu



DR603EW - Pastel Drawing Workshop
October 06 2018 - October 06 2018 | 9:00 am- 5:00 pm

Workshops, Lectures and Seminars, Saturday | Weekend
Instructor:
Joseph Sweeney
Subject: Cityscape, Still Life

Learn the basics of drawing with soft pastels in this hands-on workshop! Instruction will cover technique, use of light and its effect on color, types of pastels available, paper selection for various effects, fixing and transporting finished drawings, and important safety issues. Work from the still life and the cityscape “en plein air” from the rooftop terrace! All levels welcome! The $20 fee will cover all materials.

Location: Room 610, 10th Floor / Samuel, M.V. Hamilton Building
For Credit: $0.00
Non-Credit: $95.00
Lab Fee: $10.00
Course Credit: 1.00
Register by: September 28, 2018

Course Materials:
Material List

Review Continuing Education Registration and Policy Information prior to registering

For more information contact:
215-972-7632 or continuinged@pafa.edu