Waves: This workshop will focus on waves and how to paint them realistically.

Local Landscapes: Wade will take you through the fundamentals of landscape painting from photos of popular North San Diego scenes.

Tropical Wavescapes: Wade will take you through fundamentals of painting tropical scenes in his familiar style of dreamscapes.


SMALL GROUP WORKSHOPS (4-6 People): $125 pp

SEMI-PRIVATE WORKSHOP (2-3 People): $195 pp


All supplies and reference materials will be provided.The goal of each workshop is to leave with a completed painting.
If you're interested in booking a workshop fill out the form below and let us know which type of workshop you'd like to book. If you'd like to host a workshop in your area, please let us know where you're located and we will follow up with you! If you're interested in destination workshops (we do some in Mexico annually) please sign up for our email list at the bottom of this page.

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Wade Koniakowsky is one of the nation’s leading ocean-inspired artists. Wade began painting at the age of six and started surfing when he was 12. By blending these two passions, he has gained worldwide recognition for his oil paintings of tropical settings.  He has taught painting workshops for the last 10 years.