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Tracy Ference Workshop - The Power of the Portrait

  • 05 Oct 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Youth Hall, Cornwell Center, Charlotte, NC
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Tracy Ference Workshop

The Power of the Portrait

October 5, 2019, 1:00-4:00 pm

Youth Hall, Cornwell Center, Charlotte NC

Description of Workshop Topics to be discussed:

  • Working from photos as a reference only
  • Replication vs. Creation

• Ideas about composition, color harmony, and edges

• Entering work in shows

Tracy Ference is a Signature Artist with the Pastel Society of America and a member of several pastel societies including the Portrait Society of America. She has won numerous national and international awards including being named a finalist in the Portrait Society of America’s Annual Show. Her work has been published in several magazines including International Artist Magazine, American Art Collector Magazine and in The Pastel Journal where she was a finalist in the top 100 paintings in 2018.

If you are also coming to Free Morning Demo from 10-12, please bring a bag lunch. Drinks and dessert will be provided

Members: $50

Non- Members: $60

Supply List-

2 or 3 photos you would like to work from

Drawing board


Paper in a variety of sizes and types

Assortment of hard and soft pastels with a good range of colors in dark, medium and light

Artist’s tape

Paper towels

Baby wipes

Plastic floor covering or beach towel

Rubbing alcohol and brushes for underpantsing and small container

Sketch pad, pencils and charcoal

Large clips


Spray fixative

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