Roni's goal is to create a relaxed, helpful and encouraging environment for students of any level of experience. She focuses on creating a strong foundation in understanding value relationships, color, and designing compositions. With demonstrations, class exercises, and individual help at the easel, she helps guide each person in their growth.
For more information or to register, contact Roni at 541-944-8734 email@example.com
About the Instructor
Roni received a full art scholarship to study art in college but her passion for painting came from her years of training with teacher and mentor Richard Mckinley. She also studied extensively with Albert Handell. Over the years she has also studied with Clyve Tyler, Doug Dawson, Margaret Dyer, T.M. Nicholas, Dawn Emerson, Desmond O?Hagan, and Ken Auster.
She is a member of the Pastel Society of America, a Master Signature Member of the Pastel Society of Oregon and a Signature Member of the Northwest Pastel Society and the Sierra Pastel Society.Her work has won numerous awards on both the National and International levels and can be found in many private collections.
After 12 years, Roni loves teaching painting now more than ever. She enjoys the relationships that form between herself and her students as well as the joyful and supportive relationships between the students. What she finds most fulfilling is watching their confidence and enthusiasm grow as their skills develop.