Painting Outdoors on the North Shore (Studio School) *In-Person* *Offsite*

Join us for a plein air landscape painting class along the North Shore's seacoast with locations including Gloucester, Rockport, and Ipswich. Topics covered include: setting up, beginning a painting, composition, mixing color, creating space, and capturing light. Students are asked to bring materials (paints, brushes, portable easel, canvas) as well as a mask. Oil painting is the preferred medium, some painting experience is required. This class will meet in-person outdoors. Instructor: Brett Gamache



Start Date

September 10, 2021




Off Site





5 Fridays, 9am-1pm. Begins September 10

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This class will meet offsite, you will be contacted by the instructors prior to class with more details. Unvaccinated students are asked to wear a mask.

Instructors: Brett Xavier Gamache


Brett Xavier Gamache

Artist & Art Instructor

Brett Gamache is an oil painter, who works from both direct observation and studio invention. He holds an MFA in Painting from the University of New Hampshire, a BFA from the Massachusetts College of Art and studied for two years at the Art Students League in New York City. He has 7 years of teaching experience at 3 different college institutions and has taught in Italy on a number of occasions. In 2007, he received a Fulbright Grant to study painting in Italy. His work is exhibited throughout New England and may be viewed online. Website:

Brett's classes include Intensive Drawing Boot Camp, Studio School Drawing, Advanced Painting, Objects & Space: Still Life and Landscape Painting, Landscape Painting in Cambridge, Painting in the City, Portrait Drawing and Painting