Upcoming Workshop


Colored Pencil Workshop with Jan Schopen

Saturday, March 14, 2020

1:00 - 4:00 PM

McDowell Arts Center, 123 E. McDowell Street, Matthews NC


This fun workshop will be presented by Jan Schopen, colored pencil artist and instructor.  She will present the many features of colored pencils and share the techniques used to create rich and vibrant images. Participants will have plenty of hands-on time to explore this wonderful medium, and will leave with a finished or nearly finished work of art! All workshop materials will be provided.

Jan Schopen is a colored pencil artist who currently teaches year-round at Mint Hill Arts. She received her BA in fine arts from Taylor University, and a Masters Degree in communication and advertising. Her award-winning artwork features florals, still life and portraits. With high realism and extreme close-ups, her work captures the vibrancy and beauty of colored pencils.

To register, download the form below.  Registration must be received by March 7. Make checks payable to Matthews Artist Guild.

Questions? Contact Terry Ruhs at terrysue@carolina.rr.com.

Download the Registration Form

Colored Pencil Workshop 2020 (docx)