Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Oil Painting Self-Directed Projects

Oil Painting Self-Directed Projects

Oil Painting Self-Directed Projects

Ideal for any painter, who would like to receive feedback from an experienced instructor and work independently in a studio setting. This class is open to anyone who has previously taken any part of the 'Introduction to Oil Painting' series. Instruction will focus on individual needs and offer demonstrations in methods of feedback, approach, and techniques associated with brush handling and oil paint application. This class is suitable for new and practiced oil painters.

Artwork by Meredith Milstead

Students are encouraged to work from observation or to use objects from life, however, you are more than welcome to bring in a photo reference as well. Hands-on practice at your own pace with class discussions, group critiques, and one on one instruction.

Topics Covered in this Course:

  • Approach – Working on a subject in series
  • Observation – Painting from life versus a photograph

Meets: (4) Tuesday Nights at 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM (3-hour duration)
Dates: Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28 in 2017
Location: TPS Art Center (2447 N. Los Altos, Tucson, Arizona 85705)

Instructor: Meredith Milstead
Format: Self-directed, pick your own project.
Level: Beginner to intermediate, all levels are welcome!

Medium: Oil Painting
Technique: Plein Air
Materials: Bring your own supplies. (Note that oil painters must use odorless mineral spirits). Easels, drop cloths, tables, chairs are provided. Still life objects are available for use.

Participant's Work