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Basic Landscape Oil Painting

Basic Landscape Oil Painting

Tuesdays, February 4 - 25 
10 am - noon

Quickly gain basic landscape oil painting skills with this simple approach – start creating your own original landscapes with confidence.This course simplifies the complexities of landscape oil painting.  You’ll learn how to control light and shadow, create dimension with atmospheric perspective, how to compose for maximum visual impact and more!  Leave the fears and frustrations experienced by many beginners behind and approach painting the landscape with new found confidence!

Tuesdays, February 4 – 25 
10 am – noon

Ages: Adult (15+) / All Levels
Instructor: Mike Callahan


Paint: M. Graham brand
Titanium White (37ml) Hansa Yellow (37ml), Quinacridone Rose (37 ml), Phthalocyanine Blue (37 ml)

Thinner: Weber Turpenoid (pint) or similar artist’s grade odorless mineral spirits.

Medium: M. Graham Walnut Oil (4oz)

Silicoil cleaning jar or other small glass jar with sealable lid (for thinner)

Small can such as olive can (for medium)

Synthetic Brights OR Filberts: Silverbrush Bristlon #2, #4, and #10
Connoisseur Pure Synthetic, #2, #4, and #10
Or any quality hog bristle in those sizes if the student already owns their own brushes.

Painting or Palette knife (steel, NOT plastic)

Disposable Palette
New Wave Disposable Palette (grey) or similar

Brush Cleaner
The Masters Brush Cleaner and Preserver – Preserver, 1 oz

4-canvas panels or stretched canvases 9”x12”, 11”x14” OR 12”x16”

Roll of absorbent paper towels (i.e. Viva or Blue Shop Towels)

Optional: Nitrile gloves

Approximate cost of above items $100- $120

Courses Approved for In-service Credit
February 4, 2020 10 am – noon