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OSA OUTSIDE

Welcome to OSA Outside. Discover outdoor courses with rotating artists at their handpicked locations to cross-train your artistic abilities and see how resulting strengths bring depth to your practice. Offered exclusively through The Oregon School of Arts.

Paint outside  and bring lunch to enjoy the sights after class if you like.

Outside Programming includes:

URBAN SKETCHING, On Location
Mondays, April 15 - May 27, 2024 (7 sessions)

Discover outdoor courses with rotating artists at their handpicked locations to cross-train your artistic abilities and see how resulting strengths bring depth to your practice. Offered exclusively through The Oregon School of Arts.

Join rotating instructors for sketching encounters on location in the urban environment.

Through their experience, sample a variety of techniques to observe and capture on paper all the city has to offer. A great course for any artist to discover new perspectives in Portland.

Faculty Flight: Stacy Kamin + Joanne Kollman + Shahrad Malekfazeli + Elaine Pawski + Rita Sabler

Please click HERE for the Further Afield Spring 2024 Schedule


PLEIN AIR - FURTHER AFIELD

Tuesdays, April 16 - May 28, 2024 (7 sessions)

Venture beyond with our intrepid Further Afield crew! Acquaint yourself more deeply with the natural beauty of Oregon and Washington as they share coveted, lesser-known viewpoints and terroirs, approaches, and techniques. Rotating instructors  at a new location each week.

Faculty Flight: Jef Gunn + Susan Elwart Hall + Joanne Mehl + Michael Orwick

Please click HERE for the Further Afield Spring 2024 Schedule

PLEIN AIR - NEARBY 
Fridays, April 19 - May 31, 2024 (7 sessions)

Enjoy visiting choice plein air locations and acquiring a fantastic set of skills with the help of our experienced plein air team—all within about 45 minutes or 50 miles of Portland city center. Grow new abilities while observing a rich array of methods and techniques.

Faculty: Aimee Erickson + Brenda Boylan +Susan Elwart Hall +Suzan Kuznitsky + Joanne Kollman + Joanne Mehl + Michael Orwick

Please click HERE for the Nearby Spring 2024 Schedule