Bill Patterson to lead Plein Air Tune-up workshop June 14-15 at Gallery One

May 9, 2014

Gallery One in Ocean View announces a two-day workshop, Plein Air Tune-Up, with noted artist Bill Patterson from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, June 14 and 15.

Paterson will present "The Painting Within the Photo." The purpose of this course is to jog the artist's creativity and use a different way of seeing, so he or she can get the most out of reference photographs as a starting point for paintings.

The workshop will cover center of interest, color theory, composition , study of values plus paint handling and more. The fee is $80 for beginner, Intermediate and experienced students.

Patterson received his formal education from Rowan University, the University of the Arts, and Studio Incamminatti, Philadelphia. He holds a BA in art education and an MA in teaching. His work has been featured in Delaware Beach Life, Metropolitan Magazine, and the Philadelphia Inquirer.

Gallery One, 32 Atlantic Ave. in Ocean View,  is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., seven days a week. Call 302-537-5055; visit