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June 12 - July 24, 2021

Abstract Expressionism with Cold Wax & Mixed Media w/Jorge Saenz

Virginia Beach Art Center • 532 Virginia Beach Blvd Virginia BeachVA  23451 Organized by Virginia Beach Art Center
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Here at the VB Art Center we are more than excited to have Jorge Saenz a world class Cold Wax & Mixed Media artist teaching this course at the VB ART CENTER! The first class is a 4 hour DEMO only (which will be listed separately) on Saturday June 5th from 11am to 3pm in the Pottery Studio. It will only be open to those of you who register for the full 6 weeks class. The Demo actually will be your first week of 7 classes but had to be listed separately because the times are different. NO CLASS on JULY 3rd. The Demo is from 11am-3pm and the remaining classes are 10:30am to 1:15PM Classes will be held in the Bailey Ceramic Studio at the VB ART CENTER and the SUPPLY LIST will be emailed to you once you register. (If you need to see it beforehand please email allycassorla@gmail.com) What Jorge will cover: - Explanation about the process and tools that are used. - How to use cold wax and oil and how to add additional medias throughout the drying process such as crayons, powdered pigments, washes and repetition of shapes. - When to use pallet knives and squeege, when to use brayers, wax paper, cheese cloths and other elements to create depth and interest. - Building value within your colors from the beginning. (Knowing which colors to use and when. Difference between opaque and transparent colors.) - Veils of color and when to use. - Unifying your work and creating an abstract. - Adding and subtracting shapes, markings and transfers. - Oil paper vs wood panel. #Classes: 7 Skill Level: All jaslinner@outlook.com Please email if you have any questions. Please view our refund policy here: https://www.artcentervb.org/education.html at bottom of page.


June 12 - July 24, 2021


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Virginia Beach Art Center

532 Virginia Beach Blvd Virginia BeachVA  23451

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