Friday, September 28, 2012

Pop Up Friday Art Day

Patris working on a portrait during the long pose session on POP UP Friday.  Everyone is welcome to join in when we have POP UP Fridays.  Work on your own project, set up a still life to paint, or paint/draw from a live model.

Thursday, September 20, 2012

David Lobenberg Watercolor workshop--sign up now!

                  FALL RIVERSIDE SLENDOR


                            AT THE NEW PATRIS STUDIO

David Lobenberg, art professor at Sacramento City College, respected and popular workshop instructor, will be conducting a watercolor workshop from

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. this Sept. 29 at the new Patris Studio in the Arts Triangle District in Oak Park, Sacramento. This workshop is suitable for beginner to more advanced painters.

David’s popular step-by-step painting method leaves nobody behind and allows everyone to closely observe his painting process and ask questions. A contour drawing of the above scene will be handed out to each participant so that it can be to be traced onto a half sheet of 140lb. cold press watercolor paper before the step-by-step painting process begins. This lovely fall river scene will be split between neutral Payne’s Grey for the rocks and shoreline and vibrant fall colors for the reflections in the river.

September 29 at the Patris Studio (3460 2nd Ave. - corner of 35th street and 2nd Ave., Sacramento 95817 ). Free street parking.  Starts 10 A.M. Ends 2 P.M. 

Tuition is $95 payable to David Lobenberg (email David at to reserve your spot and for registration instructions

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Randy Blasquez Oil Painting Class

Randy Blasquez Oil Painting Class.  She's a great teacher and her students are learning alot about painting in the tradition of Russian Impressionism.  Check our her class schedule at the studio under our "Classes and Workshop" link.

Sunday, September 16, 2012

Michael Siegel Portrait Painting Workshop

Michael Siegel Portrait Workshop.  A wonderful opportunity to study with a master artist.
Here's Michael's demo.  Stay tuned for his next workshop dates here at the studio!

Friday, September 14, 2012

Michael Siegel Portrait Workshop

Michael Siegel is an amazing teacher and a wonderful artist.  Here's his stage 1 lay in.
The portrait progresses.
Michael continues to develop the painting.  He is truly a modern master!

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Luncheon at the Gallery

Patris Studio and the Oak Park Business Association partnered to host a luncheon after the ground breaking ceremony held on 35th Street Tuesday to launch the new Triangle Project being built around the corner from the studio and gallery.

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Capitol Artist Studio Tour --Sept 15 and 16

                 Put  the Patris Studio and Gallery on your list of studio visits next weekend for the annual Capitol Artist Studio Tour!  You can download the guide here or pick up a hard copy from any of the participating venues listed on the Center for Contemporary Arts website.   We are number 208 and will be participating the 2nd Weekend of Sept. 15 and 16.

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

2nd Saturday Art in Action and Art Reception!

Stop by the studio and gallery for September's 2nd Saturday.  We open at 2 pm and close at 10 pm.

Our new show "Art Radiance" will open, and features a variety of artwork from top artists in the area. "Beautiful original artwork you can afford."

Every 2nd Saturday from 3 pm - 6 pm,  you can bring your art supplies and work from a live model.  Painting, drawing, sculpting--whatever your art heart desires.  And best of all--it's FREE!!!

Thanks to our partnership with Sacramento Metropolitan Art Commission, we can offer our artist community a complimentary long pose session.  Donations are accepted, not required, but help fund the continuation of the "Make Art" program.

The Art Reception starts after 6 pm: live music, food, beverages, great art energy, great artwork awaiting you.

Check out the happening spot at Patris Studio and Gallery in the Triangle Arts District. 

FREE - David Lobenberg Watercolor Demo Friday

Join us for a FREE fantastic watercolor demo "Controlling the Flood" with David Lobenberg this Friday September 7 from 4 pm - 7 pm.  Munchies and beverages available for a nominal fee.  You can also sign up or learn more about his upcoming watercolor workshop to be held at the studio on Saturday Sept. 29 from 10 am - 3 pm.   See you Friday!!