November 2013 Newsletter


Joseph Paquet

Paintings Return from Museum Tour

Factory Shadow  40
Factory Shadow  40" x 30"  $24,000
American Legacy: Our National Parks
After more than three years on the road and eight museums from Massachusetts to Texas these two works are back. It has been a privilege to have been part of this Plein Air Painters of America exhibition.

A special thanks to PAPA Media Relations Director Susan McGarry and our friends at the Haggin Museum: Todd Ruhstaller, Kylee Denning and the rest of the staff that organized and orchestrated this wonderful touring show.
Mississippi River Scrap    20
Mississippi River Scrap    20" x 30"   $14,000

Painting on Cape Ann, Massachusetts

Summer Morning Gloucester  8
Summer Morning Gloucester 8" x 12" $3,300
This trip to historic Cape Ann was filled with great art, fellowship & phenomenal weather.
Starting with a trip to Boston's Museum of Fine Arts for inspiration:
Joe visiting Winslow Homer's Fog Warning
One of my top-ten greatest American paintings:
Winslow Homer's "Fog Warning"
Then followed by painting in Gloucester and around Cape Ann with some of Americas finest plein air painters with a bit of time to visit and the enjoy the occasional martini.
Thanks to Don & Francesca Demers & Joe & Patty McGurl for being such great hosts.
Click to view Gloucester / Cape Ann Collection

2014 Catalina Island Five-Day Workshop

Catalina Island 5-day Workshop
Catalina Island, CA
Cost: $850
Monday, January 20th - Friday, January 24th, 2014

This is truly the ideal destination workshop in the month of January.
Catalina Island offers an amazing array of subjects with ease of access. During this five-day workshop we will delve into the prismatic palette and how to capture the unique qualities of each day on canvas.
All levels are welcome.

You will be given a great deal of individual attention tailored to your level.
See you on the sand.

Click here for details.

Composition & Design for Painters

Organic Geometry 22 x 28 - $19,500 - SOLD
Organic Geometry   22" x 28"   $19,500 - SOLD
Mamaroneck, NY
(5-Day Studio & Museum) $800
Mon - Fri, March 17 - 21, 2014

There are only two slots left available in this workshop.

This is a class I have not taught in a while and is back by popular demand.

Not all Composition is intuitive and solid precepts can be learned. It's important to understand why a design works so one can design well - consistently.

We will be dealing with the building of a picture from the ground up. Starting with the Linear Aspect of a picture we will address Balance, Unity, Variety/Interest & Contrast. We will then move into limited tone and finally, color. Enrollment is limited.

This studio course is exercise-based and will be held indoors at a private residence.

Click here for details.

19th Annual Summer Plein Air Workshop
 3 Days in St. Paul, Minnesota

3 Days: Friday, Saturday, Sunday. June 13, 14, 15
Cost: $550.00*
This workshop is ideal for those who would like to be introduced to working with a prismatic palette from life or for those who want a refresher to stat off their Summer painting. All levels welcome - just bring humility and a healthy respect for nature!

Friday morning demo / afternoon painting (9am - 4pm)
Friday evening: Cocktail Hour at studio (5pm - 7pm)
Saturday morning, afternoon painting (9am - 4pm)
Sunday morning, afternoon painting - finishing with a group critique (9am-5pm)

Click here for details.

Madeline Island, WI
5 -Day Plein Air Workshop

Pristine Afternoon, Loring Park  24
Pristine Afternoon, Loring Park  24" x 30"  SOLD
August 11 - 15, 2014
This will be my first time teaching at the Madeline Island School of Arts and I look forward to the opportunity. Visit this page on the MISA website for details.  Or contact: Jenna Erickson : (p) 715.474.2054 or e-mail misa@cheqnet.net

Sold

5:30 AM Schmidt Brewery 30
5:30 AM Schmidt Brewery   30" x 40"   $20,000
To purchase paintings directly from Joe Paquet
Just call (651) 485-5807 or email to discuss details and options.

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