Trausch Fine Art




2019 Door County Plein Air Paintings



Recent Plein air Paintings

Workshops are frequently conducted either at our studio (Woodstock), regionally (Starved Rock State Park, Brown County, Indiana, for example), nationally (The Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Door County, etc.) and internationally (Ireland, Italy and France) ... all great places to travel to and to enjoy!

Tom teaching


Gallery 223 Watercolor Class in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

Classes will be held at Gallery 223, 223 Broad Street, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin on Wednesdays from 9:30 am to 12:30pm.

Beginning on Wed. Sept. 25 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm, watercolor classes will begin for all levels of artists. Always personal, individual instruction with a heavy emphasis on values, color and composition. 5 classes for $140 or $30 per class paid separately. Classes do not have to be taken consecutively; supplies are not included.

Thomas Trausch, twsa master status,, 815-245-0819

Woodstock Fine Art classes:

Every Thursday morning from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm at St. John's Lutheran Church at the corner of Route 47 & St. John's Road. All media are welcome as the classes are based on instruction in values, composition, color, design and personal interpretation. Bring your own art supplies, easel, etc. We meet in class rooms with tables at the church. The cost for 5 classes is $100 and these classes do not have to be taken consecutively.

Evening class is at St. John's Lutheran Church at the corner of Route 47 & St. John's Road from 6 to 9 pm each Thursday. Same above instruction content and the cost is $125 for the 5 classes. In either class, bring your own photo references as starting points ... demonstrations given periodically.

Tom teaching

Art Leagues and Groups

Demonstrations in either oils or watercolor are offered as a method to instruct, motivate and entertain. Many northern Illinois and Chicago area art organizations have enjoyed painting demonstrations, critiques and judging of their members' artwork for over 30 years.