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Third House Nature Center presents Plein Air Painting at Third House, Suffolk County Park, Montauk, NY. Our workshop will be led by Barbara Thomas.

Thursdays, June 27, July 18,25, and August 1 from 9:30-12noon.

Join us for a unique painting experience, overlooking Third House grounds, Deep Hollow Ranch, ponds , and the ocean. Barbara Thomas will guide students on how to use paint materials, set up a painting, color mixing, as well as the principles of composition, light and shadow, creating distance, and all the elements of creating a landscape painting.

We use gouache watercolor or oil paints. Students bring their own materials. Open to beginners to advanced. Ages 15 and up.

$275. for four sessions or $75. for drop in. Payable to Third House Nature Center

Contact to register and receive a supply list

Barbara Thomas has been painting all her life. She received her MFA at Leslie University, Cambridge, MA. Barbara began landscape painting on Eastern Long Island in the early 1980's and has taught painting at leading institutions on the East End and in New York for over 20 years.

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