Tuesdays, August 14, 21, 28 and September 4, 11, 18 12:30-3:30pm
Cost:$200.00 (not including materials)
For the absolute beginner and painters who want to improve their artistic skills in painting still life and landscapes with oil or acrylics. The focus of the class will be creating paintings either from the class options or from your own photo that help you learn how to see values (lights and darks) which make an object look authentic, what makes good composition and how to mix and apply paint to achieve a "painterly" surface. We will work on different painting techniques and you will learn color mixing with each small scale painting so you will paint several paintings in each session.
To Reserve your Space Call 904-398-3161 ext.319
Class participants receive a "SPECIAL 25% DISCOUNT"
on all art supplies.
Either Gamblin oil paints or Gamblin 1980(student grade).
Titanium white (largest tube) prefer Gamblin brand not 1980
These can be Gamblin (1980 Gamblin or Holbein):
Cadmium yellow light
Cadmium yellow medium
Cadmium Red Light
Optional Holbein Mineral Violet or Gamblin mag violet is cheaper. Great to mix neutrals.
Gamblin solvent free gel.
Gamblin gel medium
Acrylic Painters- same colors as oil.
Prefer Open Golden Acrylics with a gloss open medium.
If using other Golden paints or Liquitex
Must have large titanium white OPEN acrylics and Retarder if not using Open Paints.
Three 11 x 14 canvases for classes
Brushes- long handle only!
Prefer Robert Simmons filberts 4,6,8,10. Also include a smaller synthetic round, such as a 2 or 4.
Sketch pad 11 x 14 or newsprint
Large sheet of tracing paper
Drawing Materials: Pencils 2b, 6b, 8b and vine charcoal, blending stump (small), kneaded eraser.
Palette- save the paint!-Masterson palette seal
Containers for medium and water or Gamsol OMS (only) but not necessary.
Bristle Magic brush cleaner for both acrylic and oil.