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A Beginner’s Guide to Oil Painting

Learn the in’s and out’s of oil painting including palette development and color mixing, as well as how to choose and use a variety of supports. We’ll cover composition development and design, constructing an underpainting, using value and mixing and manipulating medium. You’ll also learn how to use a palette knife and create a variety of brush strokes. We’ll review classical and contemporary paintings including still life and landscape, with an introduction to both alla prima and indirect painting techniques. We’ll cover a variety of techniques through weekly exercises and complete small paintings.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Oil Painting

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January 14 - March 39 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Day: Tue
Tuition: $215.00
Member Tuition: $193.50
Additional fees apply
Instructor: Catherine Southall
Level: Beginner
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