The Landscape Atelier is a 21st century atelier dedicated to landscape painting. We provide instruction through online classes, workshops at our studio in Clarksville, TX as well as other locations, and The Atelier Program, which is a two year intensive program for the serious study of landscape painting. Our popular online classes are open to students with all levels of experience and our workshops are designed to take students to the next level in their work. The Atelier Program is an intensive two year program designed for the serious student of landscape painting.

 

 

The Atelier Programs

The Atelier Programs The atelier (French, meaning the workshop or studio of an artist) was common in 19th century Europe where students would typically enter an established artist’s studio for training, often in a classical, academic mode. This study took place over the course of many years, building the student’s skills through progressive training in…

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Curriculum

The Drawing Program Curriculum Drawing- methods, materials, core skills, drawing from master copies, observational drawing Values – modeling (turning form), atmospheric perspective, abstract design Composition Ongoing Memory Training and Exercises Art History- the role of drawing as a preparatory practice and as a separate art form Independent Study- in the final trimester students work toward…

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The Studio

The Landscape Atelier is based in a 4000 square foot newly renovated storefront on the historic square of Clarksville, Texas. Facilities include a north light studio, exhibition space, full kitchen and bath, printmaking studio, an art library of over 700 volumes, studio easels and taborets for each student, all within walking distance of restaurants, stores…

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Application and Tuition

Who should Apply Students wishing to complete this course of study should be serious in their desire to study landscape drawing and painting, and willing to undertake rigorous and thorough training. Students at all levels are welcome to apply. It is recommended but not required that students have taken at least one online course prior…

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Independent Study/Mentorship

The Landscape Atelier – Independent Study/Mentorship Often students are interested in more in depth study than can be offered in a four or six week online class of a broad area of drawing or painting instruction. Our one and two year Atelier programs require a commitment many are not able to undertake because of time…

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