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Landscape Painting (All Media)
with Karen Baker

Thursdays, 6 classes
1pm – 3:30pm

Skill Level: Intermediate+

Please note: This class will be taught by instructor Tommy Bell until further notice.

Offered for:

Winter Session 1 (Jan 12, 19, 26, Feb 2, 9, 16)

Winter Session 2 (March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, April 6)

Convey your love of nature through patterns, textures and light.  Capture the essence of the land with color schemes, dynamic compositions, and gestural strokes.

During this class, Karen will discuss the value of compositions, natural forms, and development of your palette.  Learn to how to “see” landscapes in a new way. If you have your basics down and want to really add depth and feeling to your art and love of the landscape – this is your class. With a lifetime of experience Karen will help you develop your eye and move your ideas forward.

Prior experience with your chosen medium is essential. Questions may be directed to the instructor: [email protected] or 727-366-6477,

Please bring whatever materials you are already accustomed to working with. There is no restriction on the size of your canvas, paper, or painting surface. You should have your own reference photos, color studies, or sketches.

Suggested materials include:

  • Paints / Colored pencils / Pastels / Watercolors
  • Brushes
  • Mediums
  • Palette
  • Canvas, panels, papers
  • Sketch pad & pencils

Purchasing a gift for someone? Consider a gift card! Call us at 727-822-7872 or drop in during business hours!

Non-Members: $210

Members: $160

Sign up for a membership HERE, and receive $50 off

To register by phone, please call the Morean Arts Center at 727.822.7872

If you are interested in visiting this class to observe before signing up, the instructor invites you to make arrangements to come visit the class and ask questions. Please contact Karen Baker at [email protected] or 727-366-6477.

Instructor Profile

Karen Baker Bio Pic

Karen Baker is an award-winning landscape and floral artist who has been teaching for over 30 years. Her mission is to help students discover and express their creative “voice” through applied technique and self-exploration. She studied drawing and mixed media with abstract artist Barbara Garber at Brattleboro Community College in Vermont. In the years that followed, she was mentored by Master Pastelist Herman Margulies, and also studied with noted artists Stanley Maltzman, Christina DeBarry, Elizabeth Apgar-Smith, Wolf Kahn, Albert Handell, and Larry Moore. Her artwork is in private collections throughout the U.S., Europe, and Japan. She’s been featured in Tampa Bay Magazine and has won awards from national and regional shows, as well as through art magazine competitions, including The Artist’s Magazine and Pastel Journal. She is a member of The Exhibiting Society of Artists (TESA) and the Vermont Pastel Society, and a Signature Member of Connecticut Pastel Society, Pastel Society of America, and Pastel Society of Tampa Bay. She maintains an art studio at Stirling Art Studios & Gallery, an artists’ collective in Dunedin Village, where she is also co-president. She is represented by galleries in Florida and New England.


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