If you are planning on taking my workshop this Thur. July 27; Bring an old canvas you have already painted on you don’t mind painting over. This technique, not only works best with pre-painted canvases, it also is a great way to re-use. Hope to see you there. Will be a lot of fun.
About Jessie Schwartz
Biography: Born in Robinsdale, Minnesota, Jessie recently retired from the Army. Jessie is a multiple award-winning producer/director/writer (winning both a Telly at the national level and 2 Addy’s, locally. Jessie has exhibited his work in such places as Phoenix AZ., Omaha NE., Springfield MO., and as far away as Kuwait. Jessie was selected by the city of Springfield as one of the artists to display his sculpture titled “Wrench in the Works” for the first Springfield Sculpture Walk. With little formal art education Jessie is a primarily a self taught artist. He is very eclectic in his art techniques, ranging from landscapes, impressionism, surrealism, to realism, and his newest technique that he developed last year…”Chromatic Pop”. Jessie’s “Chromatic Pop” series has been received in the art community with a fantastic response! The media has helped get his name and talents well known in Springfield. Jessie has been asked to speak at various Art Guilds and now gives workshops in his techniques. Able to work in wood, clay, metal, oil, acrylic, water color, and print making; Jessie is a versatile artist. Jessie did attend Phoenix Community College in the mid 80’s studying visual communications and MSU after leaving the Army is 2014.