Want to improve your acrylic painting skills? Our own Dupont instructor, Caroline Marsland is teaching a course on Monday afternoons commencing Sept 7th this fall. For those of you who are interested, here is the information.
STILL LIFE WORKSHOP IN ACRYLIC
An exciting ten week workshop for beginners and intermediary students. This relaxed, inspiring course aims to give you the tools and knowledge to enable you to confidently create lively still life paintings with impact.
You will be guided through the process of setting up both simple and complex still life arrangements which you will then paint to completion in acrylic.
We will be focusing on –
Quick dynamic paintings, progressing to longer, more structured works of art.
Shape, angle and proportion.
Getting to grips with perspective.
Lighting your still life
How to achieve effective tonal values
Glazing and glaze mediums
A short history of acrylics
How other well-known artists have approached still life
Freeing up creativity and imagination
YOU WILL NEED
You will need acrylic paints, brushes ( flats, rounds, rigger and any others you want to give a try), painting surface which could be canvas, board or acrylic. ( I use 3ml MDF primed).
Small and large still life arrangements will be provided however students are welcome to bring their own objects of interest from home.
Monday, September 7th, 14th and 28th then every Monday to 16th November with option to carry on until December
2pm to 5pm
Ten weeks at £150
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Mob – 07543642277