Two Day Workshop with Richard Sturdevant

Richard Sturdevant

Photographic Masterpiece Workshop

April 7th and 8th, 2018

Florida Gulf Coast University

10501 FGCU Blvd, South Fort Myers, FL


We are priviledged to announce that we will be hosting Richard Sturdevant at PPSWF for a two day masterpiece workshop. With over 20 years of experience as a creative artist, Richard brings a unique eye to the world of photographic education. Sharing his knowledge and experience with others in the industry is something that he enjoys. He is a leading expert in photographic artistry and creative composites. His award winning work, style, and techniques have earned him high praise in the photographic industry. Richard is known for an impressive track record in PPA print competition – receiving 19 prints with a perfect 100 point score in both state, regional and district competitions.

Take advantage of this phenomenal opportunity of a full TWO DAY workshop with STEP BY STEP instructions. It is a FULL HANDS-ON immersive experience. Please join us with Richard as he shows how he plans out his projects from just an idea, to all aspects of photographing, and final editing.

This is an intermediate to advanced level class. Must have Photoshop (not Elements) loaded on your laptop, have a knowledge of layers, and be able to locate and use your Tools (brushes, clone brush, etc.) We will be on hand to assist you, but this is not a beginner’s Photoshop class. Mouse or Wacom Tablet as well.

Your two-day workshop also includes catered breakfast and lunch both days and we will be hosting a dinner party off site on Saturday night. It is all included with the workshop price

Seating limited to ensure a full hands on experience for all attendees so sign up early. Questions call (239) 464-5713 This is surely an experience not to be missed.

Two days worth of hands on instruction along with 5 catered meals…don’t miss out!!!

PPA / FPP / All Florida state guilds – $269 All others $289


This course will cover:

Richard’s thought process of how he develops his image from a basic photo to a masterpiece

How to extract images for creating composites

Learning about how light affects each image on your work including shadowing

How to know when you need to add more or when you’ve gone too far in your editing

How to paint, blend, shape, and more in Photoshop

How to digitally frame your photo

What to look for if you plan to enter competition with your image


Are you a PPA member?  Receive PPA merits by attending this class.


This is an intermediate to advanced level class.

Student Requirements:

Must have Photoshop (not Elements) loaded on your laptop and be able to locate your Tools (brushes, clone brush, use of layers, etc.)

Mouse or Wacom Tablet

To sign up for Richard’s workshop please complete the following registration form.  Space is limited so don’t wait.

Two days worth of hands on instruction along with 5 catered meals…don’t miss out!!!

If you do not have PayPal and would like to sign up for the workshop please contact Mike at or 239-464-5713

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