Introduction to Still Life Painting
An introduction to Still Life painting in oils inspired by the Dutch and Flemish tradition that flourished in the 14th to 17th century. You will learn essential theories such as composition, understanding values and color theory, hue, and chroma. Working in paint layers we will cover grisaille (under-paintings) and the technique of glazing and scumbling to create realistic and beautifully refined paintings. Learn how to paint reflective objects, feathers and fur. Enjoy working in an organized professional studio environment with large North light windows where you can pick up extra tips and tricks, meet other artists and relax in a friendly atmosphere. Please don't feel intimidated as all levels are welcomed from beginners to advance.
Date: Every Thursday beginning August 4, 2016
Length: 10 AM - 4 PM
Class level: All levels welcome
Materials Required: Student’s responsible for providing their own drawing materials, palettes, oil paints, mediums and brushes. A material list, directions and general information will be emailed to you upon sign up.
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