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Jennifer McChristian

Jennifer McChristian

Jennifer McChristian
is an award-winning artist who was born and raised in Montreal, Canada. In 1986, she moved to California, where she was an animation artist for Disney and Nickelodeon, among other studios. She has studied under Robert Blue, Karl Dempwolf, and Steve Huston, and leads painting and drawing workshops internationally.

Plein Air Painting in Big Sur

Jun 05 - 10, 2016 Begins in 1 week
with Jennifer McChristian

Join award-winning painter Jennifer McChristian for a five-day intensive workshop for all levels of artists who want to learn the time-honored joy of painting en plein air. Painting en plein air is a term made popular by the French Impressionists and translates as “painting in the open air.” The deep spiritual connection to nature derived from this form of intense observation has made it a lasting tradition which is especially needed in these modern times.



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