Upcoming Classes

e.jacobsen.Poplars.16x24July 9th & 10th
9 am – 4 pm

Come enjoy a fun and informative workshop with Eric on location. Concentrate on basic fundamentals of good painting:  choosing good subject matter, making a great design and editing.  Eric will focus on simplifying the landscape and on putting energy and emotion into your paintings.

Eric studied fine art at the Lyme Academy of Fine Arts in Old Lyme, Ct. from 1991 – 1995.  At the Academy he received training in the Beaux Arts tradition of drawing and painting from life.

Eric is a frequent award winner:  2015 “Artist Choice Award” Sonoma Plein Air, Sonoma, California; 2015 “Third Place” Paint The Peninsula, Port Angeles Fine Art Center, Port Angeles, Washington; “2nd Place Quick Draw” Paint The Peninsula, Port Angeles Fine Art Center, Port Angeles, Washington; and “Artists Choice”, “Weekend in the West”, Evergreen Fine Art, Evergreen, Colorado.

Eric Jacobsen is an established painter followed by collectors.  He has been written about in magazines, most recently:  American Art Collector, “Oil Painters of America Western Region Juried Exhibition”, Sept. 2007, Southwest Art, “Pacific State of Mine”, August 2007

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Ongoing Classes

July 1 & 15, August 5 & 19,
Sept 2 & 16, Oct 7 & 21

9am – 10:30am
Panera Bread, Hillsboro, 7202 NE Cornell Rd.
Free  – Registration is not necessary.

A time for artists from the community to gather at Panera Bread to share artists’ interests. Books, articles, techniques, and news about upcoming art events. Artists share their work and have a choice to request a critique or not.  Artists from the community are invited to join in and mingle with Sequoia artist. Come, drop in!  A no host event. (more…)