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Sketching in the Black Hills of SD



Mark W. McGinnis*

students will be accepted on beginning to advanced levels

Class Fee — $250.00

– primary media of instruction and demonstration will be watercolor but advanced students may work in the media of their choice

– contact Mark McGinnis at for class registration, fee payment, and more information

– minimal materials needed, a list will be given upon enrollment along with a detailed schedule

– students will arrange their own lodging (camp, motel, friends, sleep in car, etc.) discount rooms available at Rocket Motel in Custer (cleanest rooms anywhere is their motto)- $ 58.00 for two people – $71.00 for four people –$84.00 for six people – 605-673-4401 – – mention the class

– all travel by private cars (car pool as much as possible)

– daily demonstrations – individual instruction throughout the day and group discussions will take place on location at the end of each day

– optional group dinners and  evenings on your own

June 14-18, 2010 (schedule subject to change due to weather)

Monday, June 14 –4:00pm meet in front of Custer County 1881 Courthouse

(411 Rushmore RD, Custer SD, for orientation and course introduction)

Tuesday – June 15 – All day sketching at the Sylvan Lake Area

Wednesday – June 16 – All day sketching in Spearfish Canyon

Thursday – June 17 – All day sketching at Cascade Springs & Falls

Friday – June 18 – All day sketching at Horse Thief Lake & Trail

*Mark McGinnis was a professor of art for 30 years at Northern State University, has had over 120 exhibitions nationwide, and published five books.

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