Saturday, May 06, 2006

Bert Seabourn's Mixed Media and Acrylic NEW CLASSES BEGIN JUNE 6!

An opportunity to learn and paint with Oklahoma's most acclaimed artist, Bert Seabourn, begins June 6 and continues for 6 weeks at City Arts Center, Oklahoma City. The classes are Mixed Media for Intermediate/Advanced students on Tuesday evenings from 7-9 p.m., and Acrylic for Intermediate/Advanced on Wednesdays from 7-9 p.m. Seabourn specializes in individualized instruction.
The Mixed Media class will use a wide variety of materials including acrylics, watercolors, found objects and various papers. Learn to transfer photographs using Xerox copies and discover how the elements and principles of design are used in collage. The class will be conducted with step-by-step demonstrations to approach the finished painting, using collage in original and refreshing ways.
The Acrylic class will include demonstrations in drawing and painting, with an introduction to various approaches and techniques used in acrylic painting. Students receive individual instruction in various phases of painting and drawing including design, color, line, and much more.
Enroll now by calling City Arts Center at (405) 951-0000. City Arts website is at www.cityartscenter.org.

Friday, April 28, 2006

Georgia and Andy, by Bert Seabourn


Georgia O'Keeffe
"It belongs to me. God told me if I painted it enough, I could have it."


Garden Bouquet, Bert Seabourn

Festival of the Arts, OKC April Celebration, Bert Seabourn



Bert Seabourn visits with Faye Freeman (left), Oklahoma City, and Norma and Marvin Winton, artist from Amarillo, TX. Another view of Bert's panel of art.

Bert at Oklahoma City's Festival of the Arts

Russ and Rosie (Oklahoma City artist) Leonard visiting with Bert Seabourn at the 2006 Festival. Bert's Panel. Seabourn was chosen to create the 2006 Festival of the Arts button.

Wednesday, March 01, 2006

Bert Seabourn's Acrylic Painting Class, City Arts

Bert Seabourn's Acrylic Painting Class at City Arts Center, Oklahoma City, is shown at work on their latest paintings. This was the last class session for the current group; the next class starts May 23. Enrollment is open for this Mixed Media class.
Artist Ryan Cunningham and Bert Painting demonstrations are given each evening at Seabourn's classes at City Arts.
Is Bert growing a Chia Pet in his bucket of acrylic paint, or simply creating a living work of art?
Oklahoma City artist Greg Main


Rosemary puts on finishing touches.
Margaret White at work on a floral painting.
Margaret White, Oklahoma City artist
Ryan Cunningham as he starts an abstract painting.