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FREE Liquitex Artist Acrylic Demonstration - Larry Leach

Liquitex Artist Acrylic Demonstration - Larry Leach
Saturday, April 6th, 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM
Free samples for attendees
*Pre-registration is required*


This two hour session will be concerned with a technical analysis of painting with Liquitex Acrylics.  Liquitex has introduced an Acrylic Gouache and the characteristics and benefits will be shown and demonstrated.  Larry’s demo/ talk will cover color mixing along with the Cadmium Free Colors, the viscosity differentiations, mediums, and textures of Liquitex Acrylics.  The history of Acrylics, its' characteristics for various techniques compared to that of oils will be presented.

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!

A Liquitex sample box will be given to the participants at the end of the session.

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.