Monday, July 16, 2012

Max Ginsburg Workshop Announcement!
From the Studios of Garin Baker
Carriage House Art Studios
July 16h 2012

I am thrilled that Max Ginsburg will be teaching a three day workshop at my Carriage House Art Studio's "Visiting Artist Series' From September 7th thru till September 9th 2012.
Located in the Lower Hudson Valley, 60 miles north of NYC.

This workshop will concentrate on a deeper and traditional understanding of light, form and color towards painting and composing multiple figures.  Individual critiques and concentrated studio time with live models will be offered for the entire 3 day Workshop. Additionally interactive breaks as well as all meals, included in the price, will be served on site, so the focus and social camaraderie of the workshop will be unbroken.
Space is limited to 15 participants. 

The price for the Workshop, "Painting a Two Figure Composition" with Max Ginsburg, is 
This workshop will fill up quickly,  so if interested please act soon!

Singing up is now easier with a direct link to our pay pal account or by credit card

A limited number of accommodations are available on site at a modest additional cost in addition to area B&B's and national chains, within a few miles.

After signing up please contact:  to request a room on site. 
(limited to 6 on a first come first serve basis.  Single room/ $120. per night (2 nights) or double room/ ($60. per night (2 nights). 

Looking forward to a great group of Artists and Students, whom through collective focus, amazing nourishment and fun will combine with Max Ginsburg's warmth and generosity, making this workshop a transformative, memorable and exciting Creative Experience!


Images of Previous "Visiting Artist Series: Workshops, 2011.

James Gurney, "Color and Light" July 2011.

Max Ginsburg, "3 Days Revealing Realism", October 2011

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

American Artist Cover 
Workshop Magazine Article
From the Studios of Garin Baker
Carriage House Art Studios
July 4th 2012
So thrilled and grateful to be selected for the cover and inside interview about my Mural work in The Public Art Realm for the new and soon to be on the stands of next American Artist Workshop Magazine/ Special Issue/ Professional Practices.

Many thanks to the Editor, Michael Gormley and Assistant Editor and Writer Austin Williams and all the other writers and staff for doing an amazing job.  

Included are additional wonderful articles, and in depth discussions and demos by Steve Assael & David Kasen,  Instructional workshops offered by Bob Bartlet and Donald Demers.  
Aslo amazing information on Richard Schmid & Nancy Guzik and their Putney Painters. 

I could go on and on but this issue in particular is so chock full of engaging information that any budding artist or art aficionado would want to have and read.  
Soon to be on the shelf and available online at Interweave Pub.