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Rules? of ABSTRACTION! Oh My! w/Gordon Meggison (3 hour sessions, 6 classes)

Fridays, April 27, May 4, 11, 18, 25 and June 1    1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:$195.00 (not including materials)
All Levels - No experience necessary!!

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Here is your opportunity to do abstract painting. 
In this exciting immersion 6 week course at Reddi-Arts.
I will bring 40 years of painting techniques and study
to help you understand the many varieties of abstraction. 

What you can expect to see in this class:   

How to cultivate good ideas
How to structure through better composition.
How to set up your tools
How to break down the steps into digestible parts.  
How to use color expressively and mix what you need
How to select a variety of painterly techniques for expressive effects
How to let the painting breathe
How to harness spontaneity
How to know when to stop

 "As painting coach and guide, I will lead you thru  
the complexities of abstract principles to help you
 develop your own secret healing language in paint "

 

Materials List

Small prestretched canvases (10” X12”or 16”X20” , your choice) 
Set of Bright White #4, 6, 8 Filberts and #4, 6 and 8 Bright white nylonswith short square tips
(2” soft painters brush nylon high quality
SMALL Whale tale (triangle shape) metal palette knife
A Stays-Wet large closeable plastic palette,be sure to get shammy and disposeable paper palettes for the inside
Brush cleaning - plastic containers for thinning color and cleaning brushes
Paper towels and Flat 3” X 5” kitchen sponge
pencil, kneaded eraser

 

PAINT COLORS: Golden Acrylics Only
(No Basics, Artist Loft, Academy, Galleria, or Master Touch Paints)

titanium white big tube
cadmium yellow
cobalt blue
cerulean blue
cadmium red
rose madder
sap green
raw sienna
chrome oxide green
burnt sienna
burnt umber 

To reserve your space - Call 904-398-3161 ext.319

Class participants receive a "SPECIAL 25% DISCOUNT"
on all art supplies.