Susan Curington
Views of the Natural World

Events & Classes (Past Events & Classes)

21 Jul 2018 Juicy Tomato ~ paint your own Category: Workshop/Class Price: 45.00 Includes a glass of wine!
Using Acrylic paint, you’ll be guided step by step. All Art materials provided and you’ll take home a completed painting!

$45 ~ includes a glass of Kramer Wine

For questions contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net
Class held at Kramer Vineyards, Northwest Olson Road, Gaston, OR, USA

Past Events & Classes

30 Jun 2018 Dinner and Art ~ Forest Grove Arts Commission fundraising event Category: Other Venue: Preston Alexander's home in Forest Grove
It will be a fun evening full of good food, good conversation, wine and I'll be leading some art making, suitable even for non-artists! We'll be painting a juicy slice of Watermelon on a checkered tablecloth. Anybody can do this!
23 Jun 2018 Forest Peace Category: Workshop/Class Price: 75.00 Event Website: https://www.susancurington.com/page/classes Venue: Private residence in Forest Grove OR, details email upon registration
Walking on the path through misty old growth forest of Cape Lookout on the Oregon Coast....ahhhhh, peace.

Learn about values ~ lights & darks, and use color glazes to warm the light and cool the shadows, plus explore "fogging" for a misty effect.
You'll be guided step by step. Non-Painters and Painters welcome. All Art materials provided (canvas, paint, mediums, brushes, etc.) You'll go home with an 8" x 24" finished painting!

$60 + $15 materials fee.

For questions, contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net
21 Jun 2018 Solstice Strawberry Category: Workshop/Class Price: 45.00 Venue: Kramer Vineyards, Northwest Olson Road, Gaston, OR, USA
Using Acrylic paint, you’ll be guided step by step. All Art materials provided and you’ll take home a completed painting!

$45 ~ includes a glass of Kramer Wine

For questions contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net
Class held at Kramer Vineyards, Northwest Olson Road, Gaston, OR, USA
25 May 2018 Monarch Wing ~ Paint your own Category: Workshop/Class Price: 45.00
Monarch Wing ~ Paint your own
Friday, May 25th, 7-9

Paint a luminous Monarch butterfly wing.

Using Acrylic paint, you’ll be guided step by step. All Art materials provided and you’ll take home a completed 6” x 6” painting.

$45 (Optional byob)
To register or for questions contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net
Class held at Valley Art Gallery 2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116

Register here https://www.susancurington.com/admin/pages/classes
22 May 2018 Dragonfly Magic ~ Paint your own Category: Workshop/Class Price: 45.00 Event Website: http://www.kramervineyards.com/Wines/Event-Tickets Venue: Kramer Vineyards, Northwest Olson Road, Gaston, OR, USA
Paint a magical Dragonfly at dusk. 

Using Acrylic paint, you’ll be guided step by step. All Art materials provided and you’ll take home a completed 8" x 24" painting.

$45 ~ includes a glass of Kramer Wine

For questions contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net
To register http://www.kramervineyards.com/Wines/Event-Tickets.
Class held at Kramer Vineyards, Northwest Olson Road, Gaston, OR, USA
4 May 2018 - 31 May 2018 Art Show at Purple Cow & Vintyr Wine tasting room Category: Show/Exhibit Venue: Purple Cow & Vintyr 300 E 1st Street, Newberg OR 97132
Come say hello, have a glass of wine and get a hug. I'll be doing a live demo at the opening on Friday May 4th from 5-7. The show will be up through May 31st.
Hope to see you!
28 Apr 2018 Heart of the Rose Category: Workshop/Class Price: 75.00 Venue: Valley Art Gallery, 2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116
Heart of the Rose ~ Paint your own
Saturday April 28th, 10-4:30

Learn to create variegation and soft color changes in rose petals. Explore using analo-gous colors from tangerine to orchid to purple.

Using Acrylic paint, you’ll be guided step by step. No experience necessary. Non-Painters and Painters welcome. All Art materials provided (canvas, paint, mediums, brushes, etc.) Take home a completed painting.

$60 + $15 materials fee.
To register or for questions contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net
Class held at Valley Art Gallery 2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116

Register here https://www.susancurington.com/admin/pages/classes
13 Apr 2018 Dragonfly Magic ~ paint your own Category: Workshop/Class Price: 45.00 Includes a glass of wine! Event Website: http://www.kramervineyards.com/Wines/Event-Tickets. Venue: Kramer Vineyards, Northwest Olson Road, Gaston, OR, USA
Dragonfly Magic ~ Paint your own
Friday, April 13th, 6-8

Paint a magical Dragonfly at dusk.

Using Acrylic paint, you’ll be guided step by step. All Art materials provided and you’ll take home a completed 8" x 24" painting.

$45 ~ includes a glass of Kramer Wine

For questions contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net
To register http://www.kramervineyards.com/Wines/Event-Tickets.
Class held at Kramer Vineyards, Northwest Olson Road, Gaston, OR, USA
17 Mar 2018 Baby Robin Category: Workshop/Class Price: 75.00 ($60 class, $15 materials fee) Venue: Valley Art Gallery 2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116
This Baby Robin is hungry!

Spring is on it's way ~ Robins are back busily building their nexts and laying their pretty blue eggs.

With acrylic paint we'll focus on "feathering" tehniques, shading and shape.
You'll be guided step by step. Non-Painters and Painters welcome. All Art materials provided (canvas, paint, mediums, brushes, etc.) You'll go home with an 12" x 12" finished painting!

$60 + $15 materials fee.

For questions, contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net
Class held at Valley Art Gallery 2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116

Register here https://www.susancurington.com/admin/pages/classes

28 Feb 2018 - 23 Mar 2018 Dreamscapes Category: Show/Exhibit Venue: Pacific University Cawein Gallery, Forest Grove OR 97116 Reception: 8 Mar 2018
"Dreamscapes" February 28th - March 23rd
Pacific University's Cawein Gallery
Artists Susan Curington and Nanette Tsatsaronis

Artists reception March 8th, 5-7pm. Hope to see you!

I'll have several new paintings of Oregon landscapes, and Nanette Tsatsaronis will showcase her new Abstracts in oil.

Gallery open weekdays 10-5 or by Appointment
Adjacent to the Library, 2043 College Way, Forest Grove, OR

www.susancurington.com
17 Feb 2018 Forest Peace Category: Workshop/Class Price: 75.00 ($60 class, $15 materials fee) Venue: Valley Art Gallery, 2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116
Walking on the path through misty old growth forest of Cape Lookout on the Oregon Coast....ahhhhh, peace.

Learn about values ~ lights & darks, and use color glazes to warm the light and cool the shadows, plus explore "fogging" for a misty effect.
You'll be guided step by step. Non-Painters and Painters welcome. All Art materials provided (canvas, paint, mediums, brushes, etc.) You'll go home with an 8" x 24" finished painting!

$60 + $15 materials fee.

For questions, contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net

Class held at Valley Art Gallery 2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116


11 Nov 2017 Paint your own ~ Beach Grass Category: Workshop/Class Price: 75.00 Event Website: https://susancurington.com/page/classes
A very fun class to create the beach grasses in the breeze.

Using Acrylic paint, various mediums and a few secret techniques, you'll be guided step by step. No experience necessary. Non-Painters and Painters welcome. All Art materials provided ~ canvas, paint, mediums, brushes, etc. You'll go home with a finished painting!

$60 + $15 materials fee.
To register online, please visit: https://susancurington.com/page/classes

Or, for questions, contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net

Class held at Valley Art Gallery 2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116
21 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017 Washington County Open Studio Tour Category: Show/Exhibit Price: Free Event Website: http://56752SWSainCreekRoad,Gaston
My studio will be open and I will be painting on Saturday October 21th, 9-5 & Sunday October 22th, 11-5.

Chocolate tasting! Hope to see you.

Call me for directions 503-357-4844

13 May 2017 Twigs and Eggs ~ Plover Nest. Saturday May 13th, 10-4:30 Category: Show/Exhibit Event Website: http://susancurington.com/page/twigs_and_eggs
Paint Plover eggs in their camo nest of stones and sticks.

Learn to create depth with highlights and shadows, warm & cool colors. You'll be surprised at how much FUN this is!

Using Acrylic paint, various mediums and a few secret techniques, you'll be guided step by step. No experience necessary. Non-Painters and Painters welcome. All Art materials provided (canvas, paint, mediums, brushes, etc.)

$60 + $15 materials fee.
(To register online, please visit: http://susancurington.com/page/twigs_and_eggs)

Or, for questions, contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844susangrace@sunlink.net

Class held at Valley Art Gallery 2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116




1 Apr 2017 Seaside First Saturday Art Walk ~ Live painting demo Category: Show/Exhibit
The theme this month is "Bloom". Come see me paint and enjoy the Gallery full of sumptuous treasures. We'll be giving short Artist talks at 5:30



Fairweather Home & Gallery 612 Broadway St, Seaside OR 97138, in the historic Gilbert District.

1st Saturday Art Walk Saturday, April 1, 5-7 pm.
4 Mar 2017 Paint your own ~ Daisy Meadow, Saturday, March 4th, 10-4:30 Category: Workshop/Class Event Website: http://susancurington.com/page/daisy_meadow
Paint spring Daisies dancing in the breeze.

Learn to bring it to life with highlights and shadows, warm & cool colors. You'll be surprised at how much FUN this is!

Using Acrylic paint, various mediums and a few secret techniques, you'll be guided step by step. No experience necessary. Non-Painters and Painters welcome. All Art materials provided (canvas, paint, mediums, brushes, etc.)

$60 + $15 materials fee.
(To register online, please go to http://susancurington.com/page/daisy_meadow.)

Or, for questions, contact:

Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net

Class held at Valley Art Gallery 2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116




3 Mar 2017 - 5 Mar 2017 Southminster Prebyterian ART Show & Slae Category: Show/Exhibit
First Weekend in March 2017!
8 Oct 2016 Robin's Nest - Paint your own Category: Show/Exhibit
Saturday September 17th, 10-4

Paint a robin's nest with three blue eggs. Bring it to life with highlights and shadows, warm & cool colors. You’ll be surprised at how much FUN this is!

Using Acrylic paint, various mediums and a few secret techniques, you’ll be guided step by step. No experience necessary. Non-painters and Painters welcome. All Art materials provided (canvas, paint, mediums, brushes, etc.)

$60 + $15 materials fee.

To register or for questions contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net
Valley Art Gallery 2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116
1 Oct 2016 - 2 Oct 2016 Celebrate the Gifts Art Show & Sale Category: Show/Exhibit
Saturday October 1st, 10-6 and Sunday October 2nd, 10-4.

A benefit for Habitat for Humanity and other local community ventures.

Calvin Presbyterian Church

10445 SW Canterbury Ln, Tigard, OR 97224
24 Sep 2016 Affordable Art for Everyone ~ Original ART $100 or under Category: Show/Exhibit
Saturday September 24th 11-5, Washington County Fair Complex, Hillsboro OR

I'll be in booth #83
16 Jul 2016 Juicy Tomato - paint your own Category: Show/Exhibit
Saturday July 16th, 10-4

Paint a juicy ripe tomato. Bring it to life with highlights and shadows, warm & cool colors. You’ll be surprised at how much FUN this is!

Using Acrylic paint, various mediums and a few secret techniques, you’ll be guided step by step. No experience necessary. Non-painters and Painters welcome. All Art materials provided (canvas, paint, mediums, brushes, etc.)

$60 + $15 materials fee.

To register or for questions contact Susan Curington 503-357-4844 susangrace@sunlink.net
Held at Valley Art Gallery 2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116
26 Apr 2016 ART + WINE Category: Show/Exhibit
Friday, April 29th, 7-9 pm, $45
Paint your own Dagonfly painting!
No painting experience needed. Preregister at 503-738-8899 or fairweatherhouseandgarden@gmail.com

Fairweather Gallery
612 Broadway St, Seaside Oregon
10-5 weekdays, 10-6 Saturday, 11-4 Sunday


2 Apr 2016 First Saturday Art Walk - Seaside, Oregon Category: Show/Exhibit
Saturday, April 2nd, 5-7 pm
I'll be there with new paintings and will be giving an Artist's talk!

Fairweather Gallery
612 Broadway St, Seaside Oregon
10-5 weekdays, 10-6 Saturday, 11-4 Sunday
6 Nov 2015 - 22 Nov 2015 Valley Art Gallery Annual Artist Event Gala, November 6, 5-8 pm Category: Show/Exhibit
2022 Main St, Forest Grove, OR 97116 (Regular hours are Monday-Saturday 11:00am - 5:30pm 503-357-3703)

ARTIST OPENING RECEPTION Friday, November 6, 5-8 pm





The show will be up from November 6 to November 22.

Hope to see you!
17 Oct 2015 - 18 Oct 2015 Washington County Open Studio Tour Category: Show/Exhibit
My studio will be open and I will be working Saturday October 17th, 9-5 & Sunday October 18th, 11-5.

Chocolate tasting! Hope to see you.

56752 SW Sain Creek Rd Gaston OR 97119 Call me for directions 503-357-4844
1 Oct 2015 - 31 Dec 2015 Beach Grass "Fall Retreat" theme month at Fairweather Home & Gallery in Seaside Category: Show/Exhibit
See various of my new Beach Grass paintings, such as Seaside Sunset, Shimmer and more.

Fairweather Home & Gallery 612 Braoadway St, Seaside OR 97138, in the historic Gilbert District.

1st Saturday Art Walk Saturday, November 7th, 5-7 pm.
24 Jul 2015 - 26 Jul 2015 ARTSPLASH, Tualatin Commons Category: Show/Exhibit
Fri, Sat, Sun July 24-26, 2015

ArtSplash

Friday, July 24 12pm-9pm

Saturday, July 25 11am-9pm

Sunday, July 26 10am-4pm

Tualatin Commons, 8325 SW Nyberg St., Tualatin, Oregon
19 Jul 2014 Open Studio! Category: Show/Exhibit
Susan's Studio will be open 9-5 with refreshments. Come visit and see what's on the easel!