Intermediate Oil Painting
MATERIALS & METHODS
A course designed to introduce the foundational practices of oil painting to students with little to no previous painting experience. Learn about palettes, brushes, paints, mediums, supports, composition, and basic color principles.
Beginning with discussion on how to choose and prepare your materials, including palette choices and color mixing strategies, learn the best options for your circumstances, from studio to plein-air painting. Then, working in a step-by-step process, to remove fear and promote artistic confidence, explore the still-life genre to learn the methods of oil painting. Through hands-on exercises in the principles of paint handling and proper use of materials, develop a technically mastery and intuitive understanding of oil paint.
The perfect introductory course for any artist wishing to explore oil as a new medium or re-establish a solid foundation; gain a comfort with your materials that will allow you take advanced classes with ease.