Oil Painting Portrait Class
with live model
October 12 and 13. 2019
SAT from 12.30 to 4.30 p.m.
SUN from 12.30 to 4 p.m.
( check material's list )
Bouchestrasse 75, room 101
This 2 day workshop is suited to beginners with no prior experience as well as more advanced painters who just want to learn a new skill.
Capture the unique likeness of a person, working from a live portrait model. In this class you will learn about different aspects of ala prima oil painting: brush work, paint quality, medium, mixing colors, paint effects and more. We will study the proportions, facial features, values, skin tones. There will be plenty of demos and individual feedback for the students.
At the end of this workshop you will walk home with 1-2 portrait paintings.
I will provide: (please bring 8 Euro for compensation)
- 2x Canvas of 24 x 30cm for each student. I will prepare the support in a medium brown color.
- Solvents and medium.
Materials to bring:
- Set of at least 2 brushes ( from small to medium / large, flat, synthetic )
-Palette ( glass, ceramic or paper )
-Oil paints: Titanium White, Cadmium Yellow Light, Cadmium Red Medium, Ivory Black
-Rag or paper towel