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  • NEW! New!  19 painting packets are now available -- check them out "More Packets".

  • New! NEW! A complete oil painting 6 lesson course taught by Sherry C. Nelson, MDA, on a single DVD…."Learn to Paint in Oils with Sherry C. Nelson". Originally published in 2013/2014 Paintworks magazine, this series is now available on high quality DVD for your personal and private use, and for your permanent collection. A professional series of step-by photos in each 6 lessons, as well as thorough and complete written instructions to go along with them, inked line drawings - everything you will need to learn to paint in oils. $29.95 + $5.95 shipping.  Order now… call 520-558-2285  or 512-398-3277 or email:  

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The Magic Brush, Inc       P.O. Box 1123      Lockhart, TX 78644

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  •  March 7-8, 2015 Charleston Decorative Painters, Contact:  Jane Burroughs,          seminar chair:  843.851.3803 or email                         2 day workshop projects:  Dragonfly & Water Lilies on Reverse Glass 8" x 10", Magnificent Hummingbird and Wisteria 8" x 10".
  • March 9-16, 2015 -  The Very Pleasant Painters, Summerville, SC.  Contact: Susan Pleasant, 104 Railey Drive, Summerville, SC 29483 ; (843) 209 - 4127. Projects: Rainforest Florals and Frogs. We'll paint one piece per day on 6 trays or placemats. Extraordinary, flashy and fun pieces with lots of new floral & leaf techniques to learn. Contact Susan for more info.
  • March 17-22, 2015 - Painter's Paradise, Claymont, DE. Contact: Jo Lutness, (302) 798-3897.  Projects:
  • April 26- May 3, 2015  - The Hummers, private workshop held in Cave Creek Canyon, AZ ; Crystal Decanter with Orchids (4 days), and Quail of the Southwest (2 days). Contact Sherry C. Nelson : (520)558-2285 or (512) 398-3277 or email
  • May 11-16, 2015 - SDP National Convention, St. Charles. IL.  SDP, 393 N. McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS 67203 ; (316)269- 9300. Sherry will be teaching a Bluebird for the 1st Time Painter a new Advanced project: Blue-and Yellow Macaw.and also have booth at the Trade Show .  Come and See us at this exciting show!
  • June 12-14, 2015 - Portland Rainbow Chapter, hosting a 3-day seminar: Day 1, For the 1st Time Oil Painter; Day 2 & 3 : Intermediate and Advanced projects. Contact Debbie Gill, seminar Chair, for more information  503.475.4032;
  • July 8-17, 2015 - Sherry's Order of Birdpainters (SOBs), Tucson, AZ. Best Western Plus, Tucson Airport, Tucson, AZ. Contact : Sherry c. Nelson (520)558-2285 or (512)398-3277  Email Sherry for photos of projects: Woodpeckers of Costa Rica and Raspberries & Cream, a still Life.
  •  July 18-19, 2015-Tucson Guild of Dec.Painters.  Jo Clark, Chair. Tucson, AZ ;   (520)743-5205;   Project:  Mountain Lion with Petroglyphs, 10" x 20".
  • July 20-28, 2015 - PALS Advanced Workshop - projects: Crystal Decanter with Orchids, a multiple-day still life; Great Egret;  Chapae Silk Moth with Orchids; and Ruby-throated Hummers with Confederate Rose. Seminar held at Best Western Plus Tucson/Airport Hotel, Tucson, AZ. Contact : Sherry Nelson (520) 558-2285 or (512) 398-3277 OR click on email address to request project photos.   
  • Sept. 1-3, 2015 - Oil Painters of Redlands, CA : Contact: Seminar Chair - Joyce Field (310) 542-4228 email                            PROJECTS :  Cordial Glass with Iris (2 days) and Martha's Cream Pitcher ( 1 day) still life,
  • Sept. 13- Oct 6, 2015 :  Birding in Brazil: Manaus and the Amazon River, and Serra dos Tucanos.  Deb and Sherry will be on the search for new birds and great reference materials for future paintings.
  • Oct 8 -10, 2015.  Utah Guild of Heritage Painters : Contact seminar chair Betty VanPelt for more information.
  • Oct. 13-18, 2015 - Country Floral and Gifts, Udall, KS. Contact: Barbara Williams (620) 262- 1896 or  (620) 782-3455    Project: 5 day Crystal Decanter with Orchid Still Life and 1-day Great Egret. Check with Barbara for more information and cost of seminar. 

Seminar Schedule for 2016

  • August 12-14, 2016 - Syracuse Dec. Painters. Contact: Rosanne Guidera to sign up and to receive more information  (315) 656-3542
  • August 16-24, 2016 - English Cottage Garden taught by Sherry C. Nelson at Notre Dame Retreat Center, Canadaigua, New York. Contact:  Sherry  (520) 558-2285 to sign up and for photos of project.                For local room arrangements contact Barbara Fragale: (585) 533-9203 
  • August 26-28, 2016 - Buffalo Snowbirds Decorative Painters. Contact: Mary Etta Roeser to sign up and to receive more seminar information.       (716) 433-5639


If you are interested in sponsoring your own private group seminar in your location or in Sherry's Studio with Sherry C. Nelson as the instructor, please contact Sherry for details. PO Box 1123, Lockhart,TX 78644; (520)558-2285 or (512)398-3277; Email info@sherrycnelson  

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