Michael Chesley Johnson is a plein air painter specializing in teaching small-size plein air painting workshops in oil and pastel for the intermediate and advanced level painter. Elected a Master Pastellist by Pastel Artists Canada in 2008, he is a Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America and a juried member of Oil Painters of America. In 2011, he is an invited artist for three plein air events: the Grand Canyon Celebration of Art, the Sedona Plein Air Festival, and the Plein Air Invitational at Zion National Park. He is also a Contributing Editor for The Artist's Magazine and writes frequently for The Pastel Journal.
Michael has created an online video course, Plein Air Essentials. You can sign up for the basic course or for the oil and pastel supplements! Courses are $10 or less. Visit http://www.udemy.com/u/michaelchesleyjohnson/ for details.