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Outdoor -paining is an irreplaceable transformative experience in every year of art study. In this new Landscape Workshop we will learn how to see and express the essential qualities of atmosphere in a landscape.  Ilya will teach practical tools and methods of translating the experience of nature into the language of shape and color. Welcome to join us for this enriching painting experience!


The workshop includes:

Painting demonstrations and explanations
Thorough individual guidance
Group discussions

Workshop Dates:

Saturday, May 15 // 19.30 - 21.00
Preliminary lecture in Zoom

May 27, 28, 29, 30 // 9.00 - 14.30
Outdoor painting, demos, and instruction


Workshop program:


Zoom Lecture - May 15 // 19.30 - 21.00

Examination of the value and significance of paintings done outdoors in the history of art.

Practical advice:

  • preparation for outdoor painting
  • essential landscape painting materials
  • setting up for painting outdoors


Painting Day 1 - May 27 // 9.00 - 14.30

Responding to the unpredictable and the essential elements of a landscape.

Simplification of the landscape and quick capturing the essence of the moment.

Foundations of composition in landscape painting.


Painting Day 2 - May 28 // 9.00 - 14.30

Exploration of shapes and tonal relationships as foundations for expressing the essence the landscape.


Painting Day 3 - May 29 // 9.00 - 14.30

Examination of nuances of color and brushwork as expressions of the landscape and the painter's unique vision.


Painting Day 4 - May 30 // 9.00 - 14.30

Advanced principles of color and composition in landscape painting. 

Composition as a means of expressing the fleeting moment. 




4 days: 1250 Shekels

3 days: 1000 Shekels

2 days:   700 Shekels

(any registration option includes the preliminary zoom lecture)



Neve Tzedek, Tel Aviv

Suitable for advanced painters and students with some prior painting experience.


Call us for more info:  053-7252342


Landscape Workshop / with Ilya Gefter

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