Cahill Friday Plein Air!January 10 - March 13, 2020 Chastain Arts Center and Gallery 135 West Wieuca Road, NW Atlanta, GA 30342 View Map Organized by City of Atlanta Department of Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs
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Chastain Arts Center and Gallery135 West Wieuca Road, NW Atlanta, GA 30342
DescriptionFRIDAY PLEIN AIR!/ Ed Cahill
Fridays from 1:30PM - 4:30 PM
January 10th through March 13th
An introduction to exciting world of Plein Air, where international artists compete around the world. Gain the skills that will allow you to paint fresh, life like paintings that express the light and excitement of the landscape. A great way to enjoy your local landscape and record your travels.
We'll review materials the essentials for painting outside. Six classes will be taught in the Chastain Park area. Each will start with a demo stressing the basics of good outdoor painting: composition, value (tone) and color. The goal will be for everyone to execute a finished painting on every field session. We will paint the park, gardens, street scenes, historical architecture and more.There will be a one class in the studio on how enlarge your work and tips on showing your work. Including varnishing, framing and presentation. We will also review local competition opportunities. This class requires proper equipment and some prior drawing or painting experience in oil paint, acrylic or watercolor. Students must be able to set up their own equipment and deal with some standing/walking and varying weather conditions.
Class supply lists are available for download at www.ocaatlanta.com.
Art - Painting
CAC Gallery Studio at Chastain Arts Center and Gallery