Painting Intensive: The Portrait in Oil or Acrylics
9 am - 2 pm
Students will be introduced to portrait painting techniques in this weekend intensive. Instructor will cover such topics as using a two-color palette, value scales, keying a painting, as well as, using both line and mass to create a portrait. Students may use acrylic or oil paint.
Saturday and Sunday, May 20 – 21
9 am – 2 pm
Instructor: Daniel Helzer
Ages: 15 and up | All Levels
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- Oil/Acrylic colors:
- Ultramarine Blue
- Yellow (Hansa Yellow, Cadmium Yellow or something similar)
- Assortment of brushes.
- Red (Cadmium Red, Alizarin Crimson or something similar)
- Palette knife, paper towels and a few canvas boards, 8×10 or bigger.
For Oils: Gamsol, tourpintine or walnut oil for use as a brush medium or cleaner.