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FREE Liquitex Artist Acrylic Demonstration - Larry Leach

Sunday - October 14th - 1:30-3:30
Free- Pre-registration is required.
This Session is limited to 25 Students

This Liquitex Acrylics Demo/Lecture will cover a comparison of oil and acrylic, color choices/mixing, permanency/lightfastness, opacity/transparency, color bias and the basic color palette. Larry will compare the new Cad-free colors with the Cadium colors and discuss health concerns. He will demonstrate the five viscosities, mediums, textures with hands on opportunities and display and discuss the new Winsor & Newton canvases. At the end of the session, Liquitex samples will be given to the participants.
Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to try these new products, learn some new skills, and ask questions about techniques you have always wanted to try. We hope to see you here!

Larry Leach- Biography

Larry Leach taught painting and drawing for Louisiana State University during the seventies and eighties and Lamar University in Texas during the nineties. He holds a graduate degree in painting from NSU in Louisiana. Larry's work for the last thirty years has mostly been concerned with the rendering of the landscape in oils. His favorite theme is the first strong light of dawn and the last strong rays of sunset that rake across an unhampered landscape. He is a studio painter and works from memory or watercolour sketches. Selected collections of his work include: The Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Alexandria Museum of Art in Louisiana, President George and Barbara Bush, Brevard Museum of Art in Melbourne, Florida, Four 4'x22' paintings for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission, Florida State Department of Health, Florida State Department of Revenue, and the Kaiser Corporation Headquarters in Atlanta, Ga.Leach's work can be also viewed in Several galleries in Florida, Georgia and Texas.