Ken Elliott's Art Newsletter, April 2014
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May News:

Some new exhibits are in the planning stages, so the studio is a busy place preparing for what happens next.

The 4' x 7' oil commission, Orange and Green Radiance pictured above (detail) and below was successfully completed and delivered to the happy clients in Houston. It is a joy to work on these big canvases. Thank you!

New works have just been delivered to the Steamboat Springs Center for the Visual Arts. Steamboat was showing off the snow melt with a spectacular waterfall display. Big thanks to the Rudolph's for hiking me up there. I'll be back in to teach at the Visual Arts Center for a two-day, Making it Fine Art class June 28-29. Space is limited to 12 and registrations are already coming in. info / registration

I'll also be teaching an abbreviated one-day workshop in Parker, CO, May 31. Another 2-day workshop in my Castle Rock, CO studio is set for Tue-Wed June 10-11. The July workshop in Alaska is just around the corner now. Much will be shared and learned. I hope to see you there.

To view all workshop details, go to my Workshop page.

In the studio, some of the works in progress this week.

New Work:

Autumn Moment
Oil on canvas, 40 x 40 inches, $6650. framed
Exhibiting, Steamboat Center for the Visual Arts, CO

Grateful Notices:

Orange and Green Radiance
Oil on canvas, 48 x 84 inches
Commission, private collection, Houston, TX


Tomahawk Lake
Oil on canvas, 36 x 60 inches
Private collection, Ohio

The Ivanson Memorial Hospital added a series of large giclees to their public space. Thank you Dorsey Hovde Art Design.

I appreciate your interest in my art and for the privilege of bringing my works into your homes and public spaces.

Currently Exhibiting:

Steamboat Center for the Visual Arts, CO
As the Trees Glow
Oil on canvas, 48 x 60 inches, $11000. framed

Sheraton Hotel lobby
1550 Court Place, Denver, CO

Three large oils are on display.

"Making it Fine Art" Workshops:

Parker, CO
Sat, May 31 (abbreviated one-day class, 9am-2pm)
Sponsored by the Parker Arts Guild. $55. for members, $65. for non-members.
Register here

Ken's studio, Castle Rock, CO
Tue-Wed June 10-11
Limited to 6 participants
The class is 1/2 full, call for details:
303-995-1611 or email Ken

Steamboat Springs, CO
Sat-Sun June 28-29
Limited to 12 participants
Two-day $350
One-day option $190.
info / registration


Thurs-Sun, July 3-6
Workshop at the Stillpoint Lodge, Halibut Cove, Alaska. Open to all skill levels. This is a great opportunity to take your work to the next level and surround yourself with the beautiful landscapes surrounding the lodge. This will be very personalized art instruction and more. After the art classes Ken will also discuss his very popular book Manifesting 123 and you don't need #3.

Includes: Round-trip boat transportation from Homer, a tour of the boardwalks and art galleries of Halibut Cove, 3-nights lodging, mindful gourmet meals, and more! $645 double occupancy, $795 single occupancy. Complete info and registration

Ken Elliott American Landscapes coffee table book:

Ken Elliott book, American Landscapes
This coffee table book reprises 23 years of my works in oil, pastel, monotype, etching and collage. Large coffee table hardback version, 11 x 13 inches, 94 color pages with essays. Book and signed giclee print of the cover image: $150 or just order the book for $115.

Also available as an i-book / download on Apple devices for $9.99. You can preview the complete book and how to order your electronic or hardback versions from my website.

For those that have commissioned works, a special book jacket of the coffee table book can be made to showcase your artwork.
My Blog, For the Color

Want to follow along in my studio? Come across some interesting art bits and intriguing posts from elsewhere? Check out my artist's blog: For the Color and on the right of the blog under Followers, click Join this Site.  Right now you can view vintage videos of Renoir, Degas, a Piet Mondrian video montage, comments about my works and observations about some museum artworks from my recent NY trip.
View my newest artworks:
This monthly newsletter is the best way to stay up to date with my new works and events. To see all the oils only available my studio, visit my In the Studio webpage. You can also follow me on Facebook and go more in depth with my blog, For the Color. To view the total of my works in all media and in all my galleries, go to
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Image top:
Orange and Green Radiance
(detail) Oil on canvas,
48 x 84 inches
Making it Fine Art Workshops

Take your work to new heights with strategies for making Fine Art. Open to all skill levels.
Complete info

Parker, CO
Sat, May 31

Ken's studio, Castle Rock, CO
Tue-Wed June 10-11
Call for details: 303-995-1611 or email Ken

Steamboat Springs, CO
Sat-Sun June 28-29
info / registration

Thurs-Sun July 3-6
Complete info and registration

Other workshops around the country are yet to be announced. Contact Ken to teach in your area.  More info

Private Lessons
I have really enjoyed giving private lessons over the years as well. It is casual, focused and fun. There will be a big result. Give me a call and we'll discuss what works best for you. Lodging and transportation can be provided.

They are Saying:
"Great class Ken! Thank you for all the good tips and inspiration. So glad you came to Houston." Kay

"You are so gracious. Thank you so much for the wonderful workshop and ALL that you shared. It was a great weekend." Suzanne



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