Oil Painting: Landscapes from Photographs

Tuesdays, November 14 – December 12 / 6 – 9 pm

Working in oil paint, students will explore value divisions in landscapes and the basics of brush sketching and massing. With these skills students will learn how to relate color to value and will gain a better understanding of identifying spatial cues in a landscape. Using foundational skills students can then explore under-painting, glazing and dry-brushing techniques.

Instructor: Daniel Helzer     
Ages: Adult (15+) / Some experience working in oils

Supply List:

Oil Paint Colors:
Ultramarine Blue
Thalo Blue
Dioxazine Purple
Cadmium Red Light
Cadmium Yellow or Hansa Yellow
Burnt Sienna
Titanium White

Canvas Board 16×12 or smaller
Palette Knife
Palette
Paper Towels
Selection of bristle brushes (small, med and large)
Gamsol mineral spirits

Nevada K-12 Educators:
 Please note, this course has been approved by the Nevada Department of Education for 1.0 in-service credit. Please contact claire.munoz@nevadaart.org if you wish to receive in-service credit.

Courses Approved for In-service Credit
November 14, 2017 6 – 9 pm
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