Explore oil painting and acrylic painting in this course. Students supply their own subject matter and art materials such as paints, brushes and surfaces. An instructor will be available to answer questions and to conduct an end of session critique. This class is intended for intermediate and advanced students or for students who have taken Painting for Beginners.
ACRYLIC & OIL PAINTING SUPPLY LIST: Canvas: 11" x 14" or "12" x "16" stretched canvas Palette: "12" x "16" disposable palette paper tablet Brushes: Synthetic Sable Filbert (w/long handle) approx. 1" - 1/2" - 1/4" The Master's Brush Cleaner & Preserver Painting Knife: 2" diamond Paint Colors: Titanium White or Permalba White Ivory Black Cobalt Blue or Ultramarine Blue Hansa Yellow Light or Cadmium Yellow Light Burnt Sienna Raw Sienna Quinacridone Red or Cadmium Red Deep or Napthol Red Alizarine Crimson Dioxazine Purple Sap Green Hue Medium forAcrylic Painters: Acrylic Fluid Gloss Painting Medium Acrylic Retarder Small jar for mixing medium Medium for Oil Painters: Liquin or Galkyd Lite or Copal Medium Small bottle of linseed oil Mineral Spirits: 4, 6, or 8oz. Gamsol or Turpenoid Plastic bottle or small jar with lid for mixing painting medium 2-Medium size jars with lids for use and recycling mineral spirits Please Label: All art and art supplies with your last name What to Paint? Bring photographs as reference for your painting. Nature is always a good starting point. If you are a novice painter consider doing a painting of a painting. Also, consider keeping a sketch journal to record your ideas. Please bring supplies to the first class.