joli ayn wood

plein air / landscape / studio / commissions / instruction


** POSTPONED ** Plein Air Weekend Workshop - Floyd, VA
Sep
22
to Sep 23

** POSTPONED ** Plein Air Weekend Workshop - Floyd, VA

As part of my tenure as 2018 Featured Artist at The Floyd Center for the Arts, I will offer a weekend workshop in my town of Floyd.  We will spend time in the classroom, discussing techniques and materials, as well as spend time out in the field at locations TBA.  This class is for the intermediate or advanced artist, working in any medium.  Click on the button below for a suggested materials. However, participants should bring paints/materials they are familiar with. A few easels will be available on a first come, first served basis. 

Workshop details and registration may be found on the Center website link here. Contact me at jolisart@yahoo.com for more details or to ask questions. 

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Solo Exhibit - Falcon Gallery, Floyd, VA
Aug
10
to Sep 30

Solo Exhibit - Falcon Gallery, Floyd, VA

As part of my 2018 Featured Artist tenure at The Floyd Center for the Arts, I am very honored and pleased to announce a solo show of my work in the Center's Falcon Gallery.  I will provide a theme closer to date.  My work will be on display for the August and September months. 

Opening Night Reception is August 11th, 5-7pm. 

For more information, www.floydartcenter.org

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Teen & Tween Plein Air 101 Workshop - Lynchburg
Jun
16
10:00 AM10:00

Teen & Tween Plein Air 101 Workshop - Lynchburg

Presented by The Maier Museum of Art, this introduction to plein air painting is tailored to the young and aspiring artist, age 11-16. We will introduce the young artist to working in the great outdoors.  Materials to be provided. Some techniques covered include capturing scenes quickly, choosing a strong composition, representing values correctly, light study, and managing time in the outdoors.

Maier Museum of Art

1 Quinlan Street

Lynchburg, Virginia

If you are interested or would like more information please reach out to me by email (jolisart@yahoo.com) or through my Contact page.  Please register at www.maiermuseum.org.

 

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Plein Air Workshop - Essex, MA
May
21
to May 23

Plein Air Workshop - Essex, MA

This 3-day workshop covers the basics of Plein Air painting and expands on them, focusing more in depth on color theory, composition, and values. We will begin the workshop in the studio with a review & discussion of materials and techniques, then venture out of doors the remainder of the workshop, setting up to paint the marshes, beaches, and town. Places TBA based on weather and where the group desires. Schedule will consist of demonstrations, individual assistance, and a group review each day. This workshop is geared for the intermediate to advanced artist working in oils, acrylics, or gouache.

3 day workshop - $300 ($100 deposit, rest at time of workshop)

If you have questions, you may reach me either via email at jolisart@yahoo.com, or via phone at 540-449-9078.  For registration and more information, please click the box below for a sign-up sheet and materials list (PDF). 

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Artists' Plein Air Day - Cogswell's Grant
May
19
9:00 AM09:00

Artists' Plein Air Day - Cogswell's Grant

Calling all Painters! I will be painting along side fellow artists at historic Cogswell's Grant for a day of plein air painting. Paint beautiful vistas, including the Essex River and the Great Marsh, farm fields and landscapes, and the eighteenth-century historic house and barns. Free beverages and snacks will be available. Stay and tour the museum, which features one of the country's most celebrated collections of American folk art.

Free of charge.

Please call 978-768-3632 for more information.

 

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Sea Meadow's Studios Artist-in-Residence - Essex, MA
May
1
to May 31

Sea Meadow's Studios Artist-in-Residence - Essex, MA

I am thrilled to be invited to kick off a NEW month-long artist residency sponsored by Sea Meadow's Studio for the Arts in the charming town of Essex, MA. As part of the opening of the new Sea Meadow's Studio of the Arts, the Artist in Residence Program will give emerging artists visibility, time, space, and support they need to grow their craft and develop in an area rich with art traditions and history. As part of the program, I will facilitate a workshop, as well as offer my paintings created throughout the month for sale at the Essex Studio. More information about the residency program can be found here.

I will be at my Essex Studio to greet patrons, discuss my work, and to offer “fresh” paintings for sale throughout my stay.

Studio location at 7 Main Street (rear, behind Sea Meadow Gifts), Essex, MA – Entrance & parking on Pickering Street (across from #36).

Open Studio Hours: Beginning May 11th, my studio will be open every Friday from 3-7pm, Saturdays from 2-6, and Sundays from 11-3.  

Studio Opening Celebration on Friday, May 11th from 5:30-7pm! 

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Paint Out Lynchburg 2018
Apr
28
8:00 AM08:00

Paint Out Lynchburg 2018

I will be a featured artist at this annual Lynchburg, Virginia event sponsored by the Lynchburg Art Club.  During this Saturday filled with art, I will be painting in and around downtown Lynchburg, and I will be demonstrating beginning around 10am in the town.  Location to be announced closer to time.

Lynchburg Art Club and Gallery

1011 Rivermont Avenue

Lynchburg, Virginia 24504

For more info: www.lynchburgartclub.org

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Solo Exhibit - Art at the Airport!
Apr
17
to Jul 16

Solo Exhibit - Art at the Airport!

  • Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport (map)
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I am thrilled to announce being selected by the Roanoke Regional Airport Commission to display my work in a solo exhibit at the Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport in Roanoke, VA.  I will be displaying new larger works as well as smaller plein air works reflecting the 19 counties the airport services. Opening Reception is Thursday, April 26th from 5-7pm on the upper concourse of the airport lobby. For more information contact me by email at jolisart@yahoo.com or by phone at 540-449-9078.

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Plein Air 101 Workshop at Piedmont Arts
Apr
7
10:00 AM10:00

Plein Air 101 Workshop at Piedmont Arts

If you paint today, and you’ve wanted to try painting en plein air, in the great outdoors, this class is for you!  I will demonstrate my techniques for capturing scenes quickly, including choosing a strong composition, representing values correctly, light study, and managing your time and the elements.

Class size limited to 15, and fees are $75 for Piedmont Arts members and $85 for non-members.

Piedmont Arts

215 Starling Avenue

Martinsville, Virginia 24112

276.632.322

See www.piedmontarts.org for registration and full details.

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Studiopalooza!!
Nov
25
9:00 AM09:00

Studiopalooza!!

My studio will be open for holiday shopping!

Early Bird Special: 25% off between the hours of 9-12pm, either in the studio or via phone.  15% off between noon and 6pm.

FREE SHIPPING on all but the larger pieces (over 12x16).

All of my pieces are ORIGINALS, most painted on location, in the open air.  Consider the gift of creativity!

Studio joli ayn wood

4243 Floyd Highway North

Floyd, Virginia 24091

540.449.9078

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Nov
3
5:00 PM17:00

1 Year Studio Celebration

It's been a year since I opened my new studio/gallery space here in Floyd. Join me and celebrate its First Anniversary! I'll be featuring my recent works, both en plein air and studio, showcasing my travels during the past twelve months. Light refreshments.

Studio joli ayn wood

4243 Floyd Highway North

Floyd, Virginia 24091

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"Just Paint" Opening Reception
Sep
7
5:30 PM17:30

"Just Paint" Opening Reception

I am pleased to announce my first solo exhibit in several years! My recent work will be featured at the Piedmont Arts satellite gallery, the Historic Little Post Office, in Martinsville, Virginia. The show will feature pieces from the mountains, the desert, and the sea coast. My work will be on display until October 2, 2017.

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