A fun 3 days full of the different techniques of acrylic painting , having the excuse of painting pictures is always fun, to explore how art is created from composition and how, to approach the subject, and the technique is related to each other.
Using seascapes, landscapes and still life subjects the artist can be direct, technical in drawing or expressive in how they can say what they feel about the subject they are portraying. Mark the tutor will demonstrate all the techniques and will always be on hand to help in the studio and side by side paint with you his painting so you can see the painting progress.
A combination of canvas and heavy weight paper is used to paint on to explore how these surfaces can give a feel to the painting. All materials is provided for.
Each day there is a change of subject to challenge you and inspire the artist the paint with expression and confidence.
Morning. Still life Jugs, Bowls and Fruit ,The stable subject of all still life, but is all in the shapes and colour, a good one to start with. Brush on paper.
Afternoon. A more jumble with chairs, Books and assorted objects. Palette knife on canvas.