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40th International Show – North East Watercolor Society Exhibition

“Rush Hour – Grand Central Station” was accepted to the Annual North East Watercolor Society International Show. The exhibit will run October 23 – November 5, 2016 at The Gallery at Kent Art Assoc. in Kent, Ct. I am so honored to be included in this show with so many artists that I have gotten…

Fall 2016 – 2017 Paramus Teaching. On-line registration is open!

2016 – 2017 Teaching Schedule Adobe Photoshop Basics: An Overview (Winter) 3 Sessions: Don’t know which photo editing program you should buy? Already own Photoshop? And don’t know how to get started? This is the class for you. Photoshop is one of the most powerful image editing programs in the world. Take this overview class…

Art in Embassies in Muscat, Oman

The Art in Embassies program has selected two of my cityscapes to be on loan at US Embassy in Muscat, Oman. Below explains the program. For five decades, Art in Embassies (AIE) has played a leading role in U.S. public diplomacy through a focused mission of vital cross-cultural dialogue and understanding through the visual arts and…

2015-2016 China/ National Watercolor Society Small Image Exchange Exhibition

I am honored my painting “Hey Taxi – Midtown” is one of the paintings representing the USA. Zhou Tianya, CAA, NWS, invited the National Watercolor Society (NWS) to collaborate in hosting a small image exchange exhibition. The small image exhibition was held in conjunction with the 2015 Shenzhen International Watercolor Biennial Exhibition (SWIB) which was…

Cityscapes in Vermont!

I just got back from teaching a workshop at The Landgrove Inn. Thanks to the hosts and owners, Maureen and Tom Checchia for the amazing food, beautiful studio and kindness. We did a lot of laughing, some sketching, and of course some painting. Above is a few of the demos. More to come. Below is…

Wallkill River School of Art Workshop!

Last month I had the honor of teaching my first Workshop at the wonderful Wallkill River of Art in Wallkill, New York.  We did a lot of  laughing, some sketching, and of course some painting. Above is the demo, that I finally finished.(Birdland, New York City) Below is the results of the talented artists of…

2016 Spring and Summer Workshop Schedule

Dorrie’s watercolor workshops are not just beginner-friendly, they are designed to speak to the nascent skill sets, early learning curves, developing aesthetic sensibilities, and, often, over-anxious mindsets, of neophyte watercolorists. At the same time, novice, intermediate, and even more advanced painters can expect to deepen their approach and improve their technique with Dorrie, whose award-winning…