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"Step by Step Painting: Carolina Wren (April 2023)" with Addison Palmer


with nationally acclaimed artist Addison Palmer.


Each student will follow along step-by-step with Addison as you complete a gorgeous Carolina Wren. Addison will be painting alongside everyone, demonstrating and teaching the fundamentals to create the painting. You will discuss composition, color mixing, shape, shade, light, value and more!

Students should use acrylic paint for this class. All levels are welcome to join.


Saturday (9am - 4pm)

April 22, 2023


Art League Academy
Located south-island at 106 Cordillo Parkway



Ticket purchases to Art League of Hilton Head events are final. Credits or Refunds will not be given for missed or classes/workshops.

If a class or workshop is canceled by Art League of Hilton Head a full refund will be given.

Materials Included: No materials are included in this class. A list of materials you should have available will be provided upon registration.
Requirements: PLEASE HAVE:

Canvas (Size will be sent upon registration)
Rag or Paper Towels
Water Container
Paint Palette of any kind
Brushes ( Both Sable and Bristle Brushes of different sizes )

PAINT (Addison uses acrylic paint)
Ultramarine Blue
Yellow Ochre
Light Blue
Light Purple
Light Orange
any other colors you have

Instructor: Addison Palmer
Instructor Bio:
James Addison Palmer III was born in Savannah, GA, in August of 1970. Addison has spent most of his life on Hilton Head Island, S.C.

From an early age, Addison has been drawing and painting the world around him. Addison comes from a strong artistic background. His Great Grandfather was an pen and ink artist in New York. He focused on doing portraits for newspapers from around the world. His father, Jim Palmer a long time landscape painter and his uncle, Walter Palmer a sculptor.

Addison graduated high school from Hilton Head High School in 1989. After graduating he attended Brevard College on a full scholarship in the arts but also as a stand out distance runner, where he had an Olympic standard time in the marathon.

After graduating from Brevard, Addison moved to St. Simons Island, GA where he opened his own art gallery in 1994.Since the age of thirteen, Addison has been painting full time, doing commissions, shows, and work for galleries. From day one he has painted the world around him in his landscapes, seascapes, wildlife and portraits. His work has many private and business collectors from the U.S.A. to around the world.

Along with his painting, Addison is asked to teach painting work shops through out the eastern United States and is invited to teach painting classes, and to demonstrate his work on world cruises like Cunard, and Seabourn.

Addison's original work can be seen in galleries like the Red Piano Art Gallery on Hilton Head Island, S.C. The Sheldon Fine Art Gallery in Naples, Fl and in Newport, RI, The Sylvan Art Gallery in Charleston, S.C. Spa Fine Art Gallery, Saratoga Springs, N.Y. , Art on Centre, Amelia Island, FL, and his own gallery, The Palmer Gallery, St. Simons Island, GA

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