Jul
15
Jul 16

PHOTOGRAPHIC ART: Encaustic Wax

Come get messy with bees wax and encaustic materials for two days making photographic art beyond the ordinary.  This is an adventure into the exciting technique of applying and paintingwith encaustic wax on photographs. 

Aug
19
Aug 20

Photogravure

Come get creative with solar plates and ink for a two-day photographic art workshop and a bit of artistic insanity. Photogravure printmaking is among the earliest, most beautiful and labor-intensive of traditional photographic processes dating back to the mid-1800’s.


Jun
24
Jun 25

Creative Photographic Process

Are you ready to jump off the cliff and create art with your photographs? You will learn to print on beautiful and unique papers … not your Mama’s Epson paper.

Nov
5
Nov 6

Photogravure

Come get creative with solar plates and ink for a two-day photographic art workshop and a bit of artistic insanity.  This extensive workshop will guide you through the steps to create prints using the photogravure solar plate process.  During the first day, you will be working in Photoshop to adjust your images properly, print digital negatives and create solar plates.  On day two you will be inking plates and using the etching press to create your one of a kind photogravures. *Basic knowledge of Photoshop is required. 

Date: March 5-6, 2016 - 9am - 5pm

Cost: $395 includes lunch

Location: Joyce Wilson Studio, Santa Barbara, CA

Equipment: Please bring at least 5-10 images and a laptop with Photoshop (30-day free trial available on Adobe's website)

Registration: Please send payment through Paypal to jw@joycewilson.com and include your name and email address in the "Note" section. If you prefer to pay by check, please contact Joyce at jw@joycewilson.com

Oct
1
Oct 2

Creative Photographic Processes

Are you ready to jump off the cliff and create art with your photographs?  Two days of exploration, and getting messy with wax, gesso, varnish, solvents, paint and inkjet printing on unique and luscious substrates.  We will select images from your archives to create unique art pieces...adding texture layers, working with Photoshop and NIK software to alter and enhance the original image.  The next step is all about PROCESS!  Joyce is the Queen of Alternative Processes, and she will guide you on this magical journey of experimentation.  

*Basic knowledge of Photoshop is not required but will be extremely helpful*

DISCLAIMER: This class is dangerous…you can become addicted to ART and never look at photography in the same light again!

Dates: October 1-2, 2016 - 9am - 5pm

Cost: $395 includes lunch

Equipment: Please bring at least 5-10 images; a laptop with Photoshop (30-day free trial available on Adobe's website)

Location: Joyce Wilson Studio, Santa Barbara, CA (address will be provided upon registration)

Registration: Please send payment through Paypal to jw@joycewilson.com and include your name and email address in the "Note" section. If you prefer to pay by check, please contact Joyce at jw@joycewilson.com

May
21
May 22

Handmade Albums and Mini-Books

Books of beautiful images are always cherished, and there is nothing more precious and personal than handmade books.  Come share a weekend creating one of a kind jewels to be used as gifts, promotional portfolios or merely a delightful display of your favorite work.  We will select and edit images from your archives to create a 14-16 page handmade print book.  Images can be selected to create a series of your personal work, a travel trip, or memories for a loved one.  You will leave class on Sunday evening with a beautiful, unique handmade book.

May 21, 2016 - 9am - 5pm
May 22, 2016 - 9am - 5pm


Cost: $395 includes lunch

Location: Joyce Wilson Studio

More information: workshops.brooks.edu

Contact Cyndi DiMicco to register, 805-275-5356

Oct
1
Oct 6

Imagine … Creative Insanity

A beach front summer camp, wilderness paths, sandy beaches and glorious soft light…add a four pack of creative artists to guide you on a journey of discovery for a magical photography workshop. READ MORE

Jun
4
Jun 9

Imagine … Creative Insanity (SOLD OUT)

A beach front summer camp, wilderness paths, sandy beaches and glorious soft light…add a four pack of creative artists to guide you on a journey of discovery for a magical photography workshop. READ MORE

Mar
7
Mar 8

Creative Photographic Process

Are you ready to jump off the cliff and create art with your photographs? Two days of exploration, and getting messy with gesso, varnish, wax, solvents, paint, and inkjet printing on unique and luscious substrates. READ MORE

Feb
7
Feb 8

MAGIC OF PORTRAITURE

Photography has become “the other great American sport”…everyone is a photographer, but without an understanding and knowledge of LIGHT, the portrait image can be an accident looking for a place to happen.  Joyce will share her years of experience and knowledge as a portrait and fine art photographer and show how she works with light in any situation to create magical images.  READ MORE