Observational Painting from Life
Through observation, learn the classical method of painting a still life with oils. A still life scene will be set up in class for students to paint. Through a step-by-step process, starting with the Underpainting to Color Underpainting to Final Layer, students will learn concepts such as composition, value, proportion and color mixing.
Underpainting Layer – Composition and the separation of light and shadow
Color Underpainting – Gradation of value to create a three dimensional form
Final Layer – Application of paint through techniques such as glaze and scumble
This class is open to beginner, intermediate and advanced students. If you have any questions about the class or materials, please feel free to contact the instructor at [email protected]