My Upcoming Exhibits and Events : Tricia Cherrington Ratliff

Hello Everyone,

You are invited to my
upcoming exhibits. This year, I'm only planning *2* local shows
of my work in order to have time to travel and paint. In response to student requests, we also have two fun, short workshops coming up (To register fo
r a workshop, e-mail Kathleen okleen2@yahoo.com. For those who have homes or friends at the beach, I've
included the listing for Peninsula gallery in Lewes DE
(near Rehoboth / Bethany). Please share this invitation and encourage your friends to attend!

Fruit & Flowers - paintings by Tricia
Cherrington Ratliff
March 7th (SUNDAY) 1:00 - 3:00pm (Meet the Artist Reception)
Green Springs Garden Park Historic House
4603 Green Spring Road Alexandria, Virginia 22312
Exhibit continues: March 1st - April 25th (Mon-Sun noon-4:30pm)

This one time exhibit includes a survey of oil paintings created from
2000-2010 by Tricia Cherrington Ratliff. Come enjoy the
freshness of springtime paintings over punch, tea and
cookies at the Green Springs Garden Park Historic house in Alexandria Virginia. The house and gallery are open
Wednesday-Sunday, noon-4:30 p.m. For more information about the venue, call 703- 941-7987

Spring and Summer Moods - oil paintings
by Tricia Cherrington Ratliff
March 27th - April 24th (Tue-Sat 10am-5pm / Sun 11am-3pm)
"Meet the Artist Reception" March 27th 5-7pm
520 E. Savannah Road Lewes Delaware (302) 645-0551
Get in the mood for spring and summer weather with
Tricia Cherrington Ratliff's artwork at Peninsula Gallery March - April. Her newest series of landscape paintings focused on beautiful skies will be featured along with her scrumptious still life paintings in oil. Meet the artist at this opening reception on March 27th from 5:00-7:00pm.

"Phases of Life" fresh new paintings by Tricia Cherrington Ratliff
May 29th - June 30th
"Meet the Artist Reception" 6:00pm May 29th
101 Church street, Vienna Virginia 22182 703.281.1364

Be the first to discover artist Tricia Cherrington Ratliff's latest oil paintings to be revealed beginning May 29th Applegate gallery. Trained in both classical and contemporary methods, Ms. Ratliff uses dramatic light effects to illustrate the many phases of life in this exhibit of new works.


"Beautiful Cumulus and Cirrus Clouds" Painting Workshop:
Saturday April 17th 9:30am - 3pm ($85)
Location: Herndon Virginia 20170
During this workshop, students enjoy learning how to create beautiful cloud paintings and take home at least one or two large finished pieces of artwork in a day. Understand how light differs within clouds and how to make decisions about color intensity, structure and light to create different moods. The workshop focuses on cumulus and cirrus clouds for first time students while repeat attendees may have the time to work on stratus, sunsets, fog and other light effects in the sky. To register: e-mail okleen2@yahoo.com

Painting the Portrait in Oil Workshop
October 9th 10th and 11th (Columbus day weekend) 10am - 4pm ($250 + model fee)
Location: Herndon Virginia 20170
During this workshop, students will learn to paint an oil portrait from a live model using a combination of both classical and contemporary painting methods. The 3 day session includes multiple demonstrations and is limited to a small group. So, every student will receive plenty of support and individual attention. (Students wishing to complete a portrait project from photos may contact the instructor in advance to make preparations.) To register: e-mail okleen2@yahoo.com