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Fundamentals of Oil Painting Teen/Adult

Beginner Oil Painting with Christian Rios

  • 2 hr
  • Moore Street

Service Description

In this three, two-hour session course, students will learn the fundamentals of oil painting. Day #1 Introduction of basic materials needed and the logistics for doing oil painting. Day #2 Understanding Lights & Shadows in paintings, and how to create an underpainting for a composition. Day #3 Basic Color Mixing and adding details to your paintings.       1- The class will start covering an overview of the basic materials needed to create an oil painting and the logistics behind using tools and techniques for creating your artwork, such as using mediums, solvents, brushwork, and learning how to prepare a canvas ground.       2- Once complete, participants will study the value system associated with painting light & shadows (grayscale) and how to create an underpainting and oil sketch of an apple.       3- On the last day, the class will learn basic color mixing and complete their paintings with instructions on how to paint details. List of Materials: Paints (Student Grade): Cadmium Red Medium Cadmium Yellow Medium Ultramarine Blue Burnt Sienna White Brushes (Recommended): One Medium (1-inch brush) Flat Brush One Small (0.5-inch brush) Flat Brush ( or round) Cat's Tounge Brush (Recommended) Mediums (Recommended): Canvases (8x10 Inches, Quantity: 2) , pallet paper, odorless solvents, and linseed oil will be provided. Most of the supplies can be provided if needed, however, due to limited stock availability we recommend and encourage students to bring their own supplies if possible. DISCOUNT FOR STUDENTS: All students from Mid-City Artisans receive a 15% Discount on every purchase at Mo's Art Supplies Store Course Cost: $150 Classes will be held from 1- 3 on the following dates: Day #1 Saturday, April 20 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Day #2 Saturday, April 27 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Day #3 Saturday, May 4 at 10:00 pm - 12:00 pm(Note Time Change)


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Contact Details

  • 516 Moore St ste 101, Baton Rouge, LA 70806, USA


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