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PAINT PARTIES

What is a BeckerArt Paint Party? It is an event where anyone who is 21 and older can come to paint and party. I do Public parties Friday and Saturday nights from 7pm to 9:30pm. I host public paint parties at The Studio in McHenry. For information about the public paint parties, see The Studio McHenry's website at www.thestudiomchenry.com.  Most parties last about 2 1/2 to 3 hours, all adults do same painting and paint-a-long in acrylics. Parties are BYOB and many people also bring appetizers. Everything else is supplied for you.

 

BeckerArt also hosts Private parties at The Studio McHenry.  All supplies included. Cost is $30.00ea person, minimum 10 people, Maximum 60 people. If you have less then 10 adults you can still have the party but the cost is a $300 Minimum. More then 10 people is still 30.00 each.

For Private parties, away from The Studio the cost is $30ea person  plus a $100 fee for travel, set-up and clean-up. Setup time for away from studio paint parties is 1 hour before party and 1 hour cleanup after party. Private parties choose a painting from the paint party gallery below.

We also rent tables and chairs. Tables rent for $10.00ea, chairs rent for $2.00ea

 

For corporate/business parties please contact David at BeckerArt to discuss plans and costs. david@davidrbecker.com

 

PRIVATE PAINT PARTY GALLERY PAINTING CHOICES

EVENTS / WORKSHOPS

2018

Marco Island Center for the Arts, Marco Island Florida Jan.30th and 31st

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Morris Watercolor Guild, Morris IL. March 2nd

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Kanuga Watermedia Workshops, Hendersonville NC. April 7th - 13th

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Le Mars Arts Council, Le Mars, IA. June 5th -7th

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Dillman's Spring Workshop, Wisconsin, June 17-21tst

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Vermont Art Event. Burlington VT, July 23rd -27th

Information to come

 

Artisan Materials Expo, Santa Fe  September 27th-30th

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Please check back often as I will be adding new workshops and demonstrations as I get them arranged

BIO / CONTACT

David R. Becker, TWSA  Artist, Illustrator, and Art Instructor.


Since 1961, David has spent all of his artistic life and career in the city of Chicago. Becker studied at American Academy of Art in Chicago, and is the reason that a large majority of his subject matter comes from his life here in the city that he loves so much.

 

After studing at The American Academy of Art in Chicago, Becker went  into illustrating for a major advertising agency J. Walter Thompson and later for Foote Cone and Belding. He also started teaching around the country, right out of school, but always found time for his favorite ambition, creating fine art paintings.

 

Becker is the author of  Watercolor Composition Made Easy, and How  to Sketch with Watercolor. He has  had two different articles published in International Artist Magazine and in Watercolor Magic. Has reached signature status to the Transparent Watercolor Society of America, and has won numerous awards for his work from watercolor societies around the country.

 

Becker is now focusing on his new formed business BeckerArtLLC.

 

Becker’s works in many mediums, including Watercolor, Oils and Acrylics, he is mostly recognized for his watercolor scenes of Chicago. You can find may of his works hanging in homes and businesses throughout Chicago. David’s favorite painting was commissioned by Starbucks to do a scene for their Macy’s Starbucks store that was to included a scene looking out of that stores window, unto Wabash, that included the “L” platform. This painting can be seen at the Northeast corner of the Macy’s Starbucks store on Randolph and Wabash, and at the same time have a great cup of coffee while viewing this Becker original.

 

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3 NEW BeckerArt Brushes are now available to purchase.

 

Just in, I'm adding 3 new brushes the 1/2" Flat, the 1/4" Flat and the #8 Round to my already great set of 1-1/4" Flat, #16 Round and a #4 Rigger Holbein Gold, Short Handled, Superior Synthetic Blend Watercolor Brushes. Made to my specifications, which were, The point of the 1-1/4", 1/2" , and 1/4" flat brush had to come to a razor sharp point, along with a bounce back to straight action when applying watercolor to paper. The Rounds had to come to a beautiful super sharp point and the # 4 Rigger had to be the perfect length, the perfect thickness and the perfect point.

 

 

The BeckerArt  1 1/4" brush retails for $40.65  you can get a personally autographed BeckerArt Brush direct from me for $25.00

The BeckerArt  #16 Round retails for $25.00  you can get a personally autographed BeckerArt Brush direct from me for $18.00

The BeckerArt #4 Rigger retails for $8.75 you can get this brush direct from me for $6.00 To small to autograph

The BeckerArt  1/2" Flat brush retails for $16.55  you can get this brush direct from me for $9.00

The BeckerArt  1/4" Flat brush retails for $9.55  you can get this brush direct from me for $6.00

The BeckerArt  #8 Round brush retails for $10.00  you can get this brush direct from me for $7.00

 

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The BeckerArt  1 1/4" brush retails for $40.65  you can get a personally autographed BeckerArt Brush direct from me for $25.00

The BeckerArt  #16 Round retails for $25.00  you can get a personally autographed BeckerArt Brush direct from me for $18.00

The BeckerArt #4 Rigger retails for $8.75 you can get this brush To small to autograph..... direct from me for $6.00

Buy all 3 as a set which retails for $74.40 direct from me for $45.00

NEW Set of BeckerArt Brushes

Buy the 3 NEW brush set which retails for $36.10  direct from me for $20.00

The BeckerArt  1/2" Flat brush retails for $16.55  you can get this brush direct from me for $9.00

The BeckerArt  1/4" Flat brush retails for $9.55  you can get this brush direct from me for $6.00

The BeckerArt  #8 Round brush retails for $10.00  you can get this brush direct from me for $7.00

Buy all 6 as a set which retails for $110.50 direct from me for $60.00

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