2019 IAPS Convention
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Time Session Program Instructor
9am-4pm WS01 Focus on Skies Liz Haywood-Sullivan
9am-4pm WS02 Finding (and Painting) the Essence of Place Lyn Asselta
9am-4pm WS03 Monotype and Pastel - A Beautiful Marriage! Dawn Emerson
9am-4pm WS04 Capturing Light - Interpreting Interiors Desmond O'Hagan
9am-3pm   Presidents' Forum  
9am-4pm WS05 Towards Abstraction (Where Land Meets Water) ** Tony Allain
9am-4pm WS06 Pastel in Miniature Rita Kirkman
9am-4pm WS07 Free the Abstract in You! Marcia Holmes
1pm-5pm   Registration & Information Desk
5pm-7pm   Convention & PastelWorld Opening Awards Reception
7am-6pm   Registration & Information Desk
7:30am-9am   Continental Breakfast
9am-4pm WS08 Limited Palette and Beautiful Flowers Stephanie Birdsall
9am-4pm WS09 Thinking Abstractly to Create Illustratively Aline Ordman
9am-4pm WS10 Showcase the Color of Light!** Sally Strand
9am-4pm WS11 Patterns of Color and Movement Isabelle Lim
9am-12pm DM101 The Veiled Figure Brian Bailey
9am-12pm DM102 Where Sea Meets Shore: Painting the CoastlineJeanne Rosier Smith
9am-12pm DM103 Creating Textures in the Pastel LandscapeTom Christopher
9am-12pm DM104 Anyone Can Do Their Self Portrait! Casey Klahn
10am-6pm   TRADE SHOW Opening Day
11:30am-1:30pm   Sandwich Lunch Buffet
1pm-4pm DM105 Let it Glow: Painting the City Nocturne Christine Ivers
1pm-4pm DM106 Painting Out Loud Dawn Emerson
1pm-4pm DM107 Moving to Portraiture in Simple Steps Gwenneth Barth-White
1pm-4pm DM108 The Painterly Pastel Albert Handell
4pm-6pm   Trade Show Dedicated Shopping Time
6:15pm-7:30pm   Paint Around
6:30pm-8:30pm   Optional Buffet - ADVANCE TICKET PURCHASE REQUIRED
7am-5pm   Registration & Information Desk
7am-8:30am   Continental Breakfast
8am-10am DM201 The Black & White of It All Kurt Weiser
8am-10am DM202 Celebrating Beauty and Diversity through Pastel Alain Picard
8am-10am DM203 Cityscapes Got You Running for the Hills? Nancie King Mertz
8am-10am DM204 It's Not Easy Being Green Jacob Aguiar
8am-10am PD201 From the Gallery Perspective Cecilia Murray
9am-4pm WS12 Bright Lights in the City Andrew McDermott
9am-4pm WS13 How to Maximize a Portrait's StrengthGwenneth Barth-White
9am-4pm WS14 Showcase the Color of Light! ** Sally Strand
10am-6pm   Trade Show
11am-1pm DM205 Rhythm of Color and Movement Isabelle Lim
11am-1pm DM206 Go Anywhere with Pastels! Stephanie Birdsall
11am-1pm DM207 Conquer Daily Painting with an Assembly Line Approach Rita Kirkman
11am-1pm DM208 Abstract Impressionism Extended (Oil and Water Do Mix) Marcia Holmes
11am-1pm PD202 SmARTBusiness: Why Do You Paint? Liz Haywood-Sullivan
11:30am-1:30pm   Sandwich Lunch Buffet
2pm-4pm DM209 What to Leave In, What to Leave Out Lyn Asselta
2pm-4pm DM210 Ungreen! Nancy Nowak
2pm-4pm DM211 Strategies for Beautiful Wildflowers Karen Margulis
2pm-4pm DM212 The Power of Light and Colour Tony Allain
2pm-4pm PD203 Great Teaching Jeanne Rosier Smith
4pm-6pm   Trade Show Dedicated Shopping Time
6pm-9pm  Friday Night Fiesta
7am-5pm   Registration & Information Desk
7am-8:30am   Continental Breakfast
8am-10am DM301 Floral Fusion Debora Stewart
8am-10am DM302 Bringing Light into Winter Landscape Tom Christopher
8am-10am DM303 Creating Movement in Painting Aline Ordman
8am-10am DM304 Landscapes of the Land of Enchantment Lorenzo Chàvez
8am-10am PD301 Social Media Savvy for Artists Karen Margulis
9am-4pm WS15 Don't Be Afraid of the Dark! Christine Ivers
9am-4pm WS16 Towards Abstraction (Where Land Meets Water) **Tony Allain
9am-4pm WS17 Structures in the LandscapeNancy Nowak
10am-3pm   Trade Show (last day)
11am-1pm DM305 Speedy McPastel Andrew McDermott
11am-1pm DM306 The Floral Landscape Lyn Diefenbach
11am-1pm DM307 Golden Hour on the Marsh Jacob Aguiar
11am-1pm DM308 Blending Color in the Layered Still Life Brian Bailey
11am-1pm PD302 Rae Smith: Wisdom on Art Rae Smith
11:30am-1:30pm   Sandwich Lunch Buffet
2pm-4pm DM309 Drama in the Sky Liz Haywood-Sullivan
2pm-4pm DM310 Into the Sun Kathleen Newman
2pm-4pm DM311 Painting Interiors JZ Xu
2pm-4pm DM312 Inspiration, Instinct and Self Critique - A Conversation with Kim Lordier Kim Lordier
2pm-4pm PD303 Portfolio Development - Critique to Gain Gallery Representation Cecilia Murray
6:30-7:30pm   Reception (Cash bar)
7:30-10pm   Optional Banquet and Honors Awards Ceremony
8am-4pm   Registration & Information Desk
7:30am-9am   Continental Breakfast
9am-4pm WS18 Bold Cityscapes in Pastel Nancie King Mertz
9am-4pm WS19Letting Go of the Photo Kathleen Newman
9am-4pm WS20 Animals - A Photorealistic Perspective Julie & Michael Freeman
9am-4pm WS21The Motion in your OceanJeanne Rosier Smith
9am-4pm WS22Creating Abstract Realism Debora Stewart
9am-4pm WS23 Landscape Paintings of the Great American West Lorenzo Chàvez
9am-4pm WS24 Color Study BootcampJacob Aguiar
9am-4pm WS25Coastal Waterways Simplified Kim Lordier
11:30-1:30pm   Sandwich Lunch Buffet
4pm  IAPS Convention Closes

** these classes are offered on two different days and will be exactly the same, so only sign up for one date.

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