ONSITE: Introduction to Acrylic Painting (A)
Get an introduction to acrylic painting including technical aspects, material handling, the pursuit of creative directions, and experimentation with expressive elements. The course is intended to help students develop control in painting from observation as well as invention.
- Classes are confirmed one week prior to the start date. In order to help us confirm classes, please register as early as possible.
Students must follow current Covid-19 protocols, as outlined by our website. For more info visit visarts.org. This is an On-site course. On-site courses do not come with studio access outside of class time. Paid open studio access is available through our Studio Access Program: if interested please visit visarts.org.
This class is not wheelchair accessible due to a set of stairs.
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About the Instructor
S. Ross Browne
S. Ross Browne studied Illustration & Design at Virginia Commonwealth University, in Richmond, VA. Browne is a professional studio artist with over 27 years experience. With an emphasis on painting, he has exhibited domestically and internationally in over 70 gallery and museum exhibitions and is in many private, public and institutional collections including the permanent collection of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and The Valentine Museum. An awardee of various fellowships and grants, most recently from the VMFA, the Gotlieb Foundation and CultureWorks. As an educator, Ross was the Art Specialist for the VCU Health System giving therapeutic art instruction to patients. He was art educator for various support groups including Living Well for pediatric cancer support and the Richmond Brain TumorSupport Group.Browne was an instructor for the Resident Associate Program at The Smithsonian Institute. As an illustrator His clients include MacMillan Publishing, The Mcdonald's Corporation, The ACLU of Northern California, the City of Richmond, Pulp Literature Press of Canada and Jacaranda Books of London.