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Join me for an Oil Painting Workshop

It is almost September and time for us to go back to school too! Come join me for a in-person, day-long oil painting workshop.


EVENT DETAILS

Thursday, September 22 | 9am to 4 pm

Myers Park Presbyterian Church Outreach Center

1073 Providence Road, Charlotte, NC 28207

$210 per person

All levels welcome.

Class limit of 10. Spots are saved once full payment is received.

In the event you need to cancel, a refund will be issued only if your spot is filled.


To register click here.

(To register this time, you need to set up an account with Myers Park Presbyterian Church if you are not already registered. If you have any issues with registering for this workshop feel free to contact Amy Faircloth at 704-927-1284 or afaircloth@myersparkpres.org and she will walk you through it.)


WORKSHOP AGENDA

-Review of the basics like composition, values, edges, color, and brush stroke

-Demonstration of how to start from a blank white canvas

-Learn to mix colors

-Short lunch break (bring your own lunch or walk to nearby restaurants)

-Paint a still life set-up with instruction

-Have fun creating a painting from scratch


SUPPLIES NEEDED

Canvases: At least one 11" x 14" acrylic or oil-primed linen canvas board

You may bring extra boards for single paintings, but no larger than 11" x 14"

Brushes: Bring what you have, but I recommend a flat and filbert in sizes 2, 4, 6, 8, and 10

(Don't feel like you have to buy all of these!)

Pigments

Titanium White Cadmium Yellow Light

Indian Yellow Cadmium Red Light

Alizarin Crimson Ultramarine Blue

Cerulean Blue Hue Burnt Sienna (or Trans Red Oxide)

Portable easel

Palette knife (to mix)

Paper towels

Trash bag

Gamsol (no turpentine)

Sketchbook. Pencil + eraser

Comfortable shoes


Feel free to email me with any questions.



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