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Brian Mark Taylor: Plein-Air Workshop


This workshop by acclaimed California artist, Bryan Mark Taylor, will focus on landscape painting, strengthening compositions, seeing and simplifying shapes, identifying value planes, capturing light, understanding color harmony, creating texture, and developing personal expression.  Bryan has won numerous awards and recognition for his work, has been featured in Plein Air Magazine, and since its inception has been a featured teacher at the Annual Plein Air Convention & Expo.  

This workshop is sponsored by The Chestnut Group of Nashville and is for painters of all levels.  Sessions will include studio time and painting outside en plein air.  Studio time will be at Warehouse 521. For more information, or to reserve your space, please email Rachel Blair at

“My friend Bryan Mark Taylor is such a great communicator and teacher. So excited he is coming to teach for Chestnuts!  Join in if you can.”  Lori Putnam.

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All workshops that are currently full have waiting lists available.  Please fill out waiting list form or email jeanie at to be added to a list. A deposit is not needed to be placed on the waiting list, only when a spot comes available.