Seacoast NH – Aug 2019

Plein Air/Outdoor Painting Watercolor Workshop
Seacoast New Hampshire & Maine

Thursday – Monday, August 15 – 19, 2019

Watercolor in Portsmouth NH and along the coast of Maine! Come with me to paint the many faces of the Seacoast.  We will be working plein air in different locations, for 5 days. Monday  through Friday.  What and where shall we paint?  There is so much to see!  Each year we explore another facet of our own wonderful New England coast.  The challenge is to create a vision of the locale, and keep it new, fresh!   Come and explore !

Workshop Details:

  • Schedule of  locations will be set prior to the start of the workshop. (check with Doris: email or cell 603-724-7779 for daily updates.)
  • We will gather at 9:30 on location DAY 1,  set up, watch Doris demonstrate showing the theme for the day, then paint with guidance, or…total abandon, if you wish!.
  • Lunch break ( lunch on me!…just bring water or cold drink) …more painting time and then an eye opening critique on the day’s efforts. Learn your strengths and where to improve. This is one of the highlights of the day!
  • We then wrap up after crit, usually 3:30-4.
  • Cost for the workshop: $400 for 5 days or $85 per individual day
  • Materials listed under classes on web site….let Doris know if you need paper (100% rag 140 lb cold press @4.50 sheet 22 x 30) or need to rent supplies.

Suggested locations that we have painted in past workshops:

[Email if you have other locations to suggest……..]

  • Prescott Park area, 4 Tree Island, Boat Launch, Fort Constitution….all located waterfront.
  • Farmers Market, on the Mill Pond, South End, Portsmouth….Salter Street, South End
  • North Hampton Fish Houses and  Bandstand
  • Fish Houses, Hampton, Victoria Inn, High Street, Hampton
  • Wentworth By The Sea, Marina and Hotel Gardens
  • Exeter Waterfront and Town Bandstand


A General Workshop list is on line under classes. If you are already a watercolor painter, bring your own choice of materials. Easels are suggested, but not mandatory.

Need more info?

Email Doris:

Tel: 603-964-9254
Cell: 603-724-7779[/fusion_text]