Students will gain technical skills and knowledge in rendering the human form in paint. The course allows for direct visual observation of the figure while painting, but the ability to construct the figure from imagination and memory will also be stressed. Generally, poses are one to three classes in duration. Media: Acrylic, oil, oil stick, pastel, charcoal.
Winter term (12 weeks): Tuition $475 + Model fee $95 = $570
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Many different materials can be used including pencil, charcoal, pastel, oil pastel, oil sticks, oil paint, acrylic paint and watercolour.
1 – Basic colours list for Oil or Acrylic paint
2 – A sketchbook is needed for drawing composition studies.
3 – Brushes, palette, containers, rags, palette knife, canvas (whatever size you prefer)
4 – Medium
Oil: Odorless Mineral Spirit, Linseed Oil
Acrylic: Matte Medium