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Creative Art Workshop for Students (Wildlife Drawing)

Drawing and Painting Realistically with Tom LaRock

4 photo(s) Updated on: Fri, January 15, 2021

Instructor-    World Renown Wildlife Artist Vickie McMillan-Hayes                    

Spring Sessions  Feb. 9th 23rd, March 9th, April 6th, 20th, May 18th

Tuesday 3-4:30pm 

Ages High School, or Homeschooled students 4th grade and up

Located: The Woodlands Art League, 701 Sawdust Road,   The Woodlands, TX 77381

Cost -

  • $330 for 6 sessions, $55.00 per class (members)
  • $360 for 6 sessions, $60.00 per class (non-members)

Some supplies are included. A supply list will be available. Class size is limited and fees are non-refundable.

Registration and WAL Membership required: Register by accessing the General Calendar and selecting the desired class. Class size is limited and fees are non-refundable.

Masks are required and Covid restrictions enforced.

Students will be instructed in the fundamentals of drawing while creating a wildlife drawing. Artists will be instructed on the principles of design and drawing; ranging from recognize edges, lines, and angles; to reckon proportion and perspective; deciphering shadow, highlights, and gradations of tone. Instruction will focus on problem solving through creativity, critical thinking, and group critiques. Students will also learn how to create a successful drawing working from photos. Demonstrations, critiques and individual attention is provided.

About the Instructor:

Vickie McMillan-Hayes is considered a world-renowned wildlife conservation artist in her field of painting. Her exhibitions include art museums/galleries throughout the country and abroad. She has won numerous national awards, published in well-known books, magazines, articles, and reviews both locally/internationally. Vickie has conducted workshops of all ages since 1988, has served as an art judge in many competitions, a Houston Live Stock Rodeo Art Judge for 8 years, received the Interfaith of The Woodlands “Five Who Share” outstanding community award in Fine Arts and painted live at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion with The Houston Symphony. Her large scale collaborative community works of art can be seen all over Montgomery County, Texas and abroad.  To name a few in the local area: The Texas Children’s Hospital, Walmart, Montgomery County Judges chambers and many local schools.

Vickie also specializes in portfolio preparation for advanced art students, marketing, preparing for competitions, gallery exhibitions and how to make a living as an artist.

For questions please contact: vickievhayes@gmail.com 404-771-8084 or visit vickiemcmillan-hayes.com


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"The Woodlands Art League" is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Texas ,

Mailing Address

4747 Research Forest      Suite 180206,               The Woodlands, TX 77381

WAL offers a great variety of classes in various mediums for both children and adults.  WAL' s mission is to provide the community with professional but affordable art education to help provide students the opportunity to explore their passion for the arts, improve their natural talent, and create modes for expression.

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