Contemporary Practices Oil Painting Workshop

charlotte, NC 

Email to reserve your space.  

12 student maximum


3-Day workshop - July 13-15th at the braitman studio, Charlotte, NC

The workshop cost is $580 with all materials provided. 

*To confirm your space in the workshop there is a non-refundable $180 deposit. The deposit is deducted from the final workshop cost.


Whether you are a passionate painting enthusiast or professional artist, J Louis will help you explore new opportunities in figurative art.   This workshop will focus on painting the figure with contemporary tools and techniques. You will be guided through the fundamentals of live model photography, composition, material application, and the completion of a finished art piece. The workshop will conclude with a discussion on efficient studio, marketing and business practices applicable to both the professional and novice artist.



Friday July 13th 10am - 4pm / J Louis Solo Show at the Shain Gallery from 6-8pm

Saturday July 14th 10am - 5pm

Sunday July 15th 10am - 5pm


*Students are required to bring a laptop (with a free trial download of Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom) and camera for the workshop.  Please contact the artist at with any questions comments or concerns.