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Sitting With The Artist – Colin Bootman

August 5, 2017 @ 8:00 AM - August 19, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

The Process Of Oil Painting

Workshops to help develop your personal approach to Oil Painting from start to finish.

August 5th, 12th, 19th 2017

COST : 2500 TTD for 15 hours of instruction

3 Saturday Workshops (5 hours each)

Instruction By An Internationally Recognized And Award Winning Artist.

Classes include but are not limited to:

  • One On One Consultation
  • Surface Preparation
  • Palette Preparation
  • Proper Use Of Materials and Tools
  • Setting Up Studio
  • Planning Composition
  • Creating A Value System
  • Proper Use Of Mediums
  • Proper Reference and Transfer
  • Professional Attitude
  • Execution

For Registration and/ OR more information Please contact :

email : colinbootmanstudios(at)gmail.com

Call: 1-868-774-9217



A graduate of The School of Visual Arts In New York City, Colin Bootman Has published well over 30 books, magazines and textbooks. Working with such publishers as Scholastic, Random House, Harper Collins, Little Brown and Holliday House, Mr. Bootman has amassed a number of achievements in illustration.

Mr. Bootman is the recipient of the very prestigious 2017 NAACP Image Award For Outstanding Literary works (children). He has also received The Coretta Scott King Honor 2004, The Schneider Family Book Award 2006, The Ashley Bryan Lifetime Achievement Honor 2006 and several others. His books have won countless awards: including The Teachers Choice Award by The International Reading Association, The Comstock Award, The Storytelling World Award, The GoldenKite Honor and many others.
Colin Bootman has exhibited his paintings in galleries, museums and on -line in the United States, Trinidad and the United Kingdom. Some of his solo and group shows include The Art Institute Of Chicago, Brooklyn Borough Hall in New Yord, De Gallery of Visual Arts in Trinidad and Horizons Art Gallery in Trinidad. Currently, Mr. Bootman’s work will be exhibited both at Miami University Art Museum inOxford Ohio and The Fresno Art Museum In California.
It is Mr. Bootman’s hope that his work serves to inspire and lift the dignity of the Caribbean People throughout the diaspora, he also hopes that his work can be used as a source of culture and spiritual healing.


August 5, 2017 @ 8:00 AM
August 19, 2017 @ 5:00 PM
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