2019 Events

May 14, 2019 – Coffee @ Ten with Mami Takahashi

Takahashi_Japanese_AestheticsAlumni artist Mami Takahashi returns for a Coffee@Ten talk at the Crooked Tree Arts Center in Petoskey. Have you ever thought about why traditional Japanese paintings use background differently compared to Western paintings? Or, why the traditional performance art looks slow and not so dramatic?  See Crooked Tree Arts Center for more details…

May 29-31 – Capturing Light with Steven Walker

Join alumni artist Steven Walker for a workshop at Crooked Tree Arts Center in Traverse City. Take your paintings to the next level through this three-day workshop with artist/instructor Steven S. Walker. Steven won an award of excellence in the Oil Painters of America salon show at CTAC 2018.  Participants will learn how to capture light and how to achieve captivating glows within their paintings while using photographs of their choice as reference. See Crooked Tree Arts Center for more details…