SUSAN KATHLEEN BLACK FOUNDATION
17th ANNUAL ARTISTS RENDEZVOUS & WORKSHOP
September 16-21, 2018
HEADWATERS ARTS & CONFERENCE CENTER
We are pleased to announce that two very talented instructors have agreed to become the newest members of our instructor team.
Our 2018 Lead Instructors are:
LARRY WOLLAM – WATERCOLOR/PASTELS/GRAPHITE
BRUCE MILLER – OILS/ACRYLICS
MARKETING: Bob Koenke
MENTAL TOUGHNESS COACH: Bill Knapp
DIGITAL MARKETING: Anthony Cannata
GALLERY RELATIONSHIPS: Darlene Cecil
RETURNING GUEST INSTRUCTORS:
Mort Solberg, John & Suzie Seerey-Lester, Greg Beecham, Lee Cable, Guy Combes, Andrew Denman, Nancy Foureman, Heiner Hertling, John Hulsey & Ann Trusty, Chris Knapp, Tom Lucas, Jeanne Mackenzie, Laurin McCracken, Wanda Mumm, John Phelps, David Rankin, Ken Shanika, Stephen Spears
These great instructors have instructed for us over the years. They are our guests but are available for you to study with, get critiques from, etc on an informal basis during the week. These special classes will be added to the week’s agenda.
*Added art industry related programs to be added later.
The golden colors of the Aspen are calling again as we start planning for another memorable event in Dubois, WY.
Event fee: $975 private room
room w/named participating artist (this discount does not include non-artist spouses/guests)
Includes 5-day workshop, kick-off party, 6 nights lodging and great meals catered all week.
Please read carefully. A $100 cancellation fee applies if you cancel once you have registered and have made a payment. There is NO refund, for any reason, if you cancel the workshop within 30 days of the class. We understand that last minute emergencies, illnesses or conflicts come up that cannot be controlled, and we are truly sorry, but due to committed expenses on the part of SKB, we unable to make exceptions.
You and your muse will be able to retreat from the world for a few days and recharge that creative battery, hook-up with old friends and welcome new ones to our ever growing family of artists.
*Emailed updates with all needed information including agenda, art supplies, and more will be sent to you during the weeks leading up to the workshop.
September 16, Sunday:
Registration at Headwaters Arts and Conference Center, kick-off party
September 17 – 21:
Monday through Friday: Workshop
September 22, Saturday:
Airport transportation from and to Jackson Hole will be available for arrival Sep 16 and departure Sep 22. It is recommended you drive if feasible as this will give you maximum schedule flexibility during the workshop.
You are encouraged to come early and/or stay late to take advantage of Jackson Hole, Grand Tetons and Yellowstone National Parks. You are responsible for costs for dates outside of the Sep 16 (arrival day), Sep 21 (final lodging night) dates.
This workshop event is for advanced artists. Spouses who are involved in marketing/promotion are welcome to register and participate. ADULTS ONLY PLEASE.
Your Registration Fee includes room accommodations. Due to agreements with our vendors (lodging, meals, etc) registration fees remain as stated above regardless of whether you choose to have a roommate or to eat some meals outside of our meals at Headwaters Arts and Conference Center.
Returning participants need to fill out the contact information portion but do not need to reapply for the jury process with images. It is recommended that you reserve and pay for your workshop space as early as possible because of the attendance limitation and a long list of new participants wanting to join us this year.
(*All participants will need to fill out the application. click on the link below.)
REGISTRATION: Participating Adults Only Please. Register online at www.susankblackfoundation.org, click on 2018 Workshop. Payment of registration fee is through PayPal only. The registration form will take you to PayPal for your payment.
*Lodging information will accompany your registration confirmation.
How are you traveling? If coming by air and you need shuttle service send arrival/departure from Jackson Airport as soon as you have the information. *Please note- as much as possible your plane needs to arrive September 16 before 3 p.m. to give you time to register and settle into your room before the kick-off party at 7 p.m. It is about 1 ½ hrs to Dubois. Driving is recommended if possible. There will be car pools for getting to plein air locations.