August 9 - Painting People in Context with Dan Nelson

August 9 - Painting People in Context with Dan Nelson
Item# DN180809
$120.00

Product Description

Painting People In Context

Instructor: Dan Nelson

Class Code: DN180809

Workshop Fee: $120

Medium: Oils or Acrylics

Thursday, August 9th, 5pm - 8pm

Melding believable figures into your painting--without violating the loose, painterly aspect of the whole is a key skill for adding those elusive “psychological focal points” to your scenic paintings. In this call you will learn how to:

• Render figures in correct proportion • Capture figures in motion • Get your people in perspective • Keep from “saying” too much • Illuminate your people

Supplies to Bring:

CANVAS:

8x10 or 9x12 YES! Canvas Pad

ACRYLICS:

(These can be either liquid or heavy body acrylics. Any professional brand will do. Avoid Hues.)

Titanium White

Raw Sienna

Burnt Umber

Lamp or Ivory Black

Payne’s Grey or Prussian Blue



BRUSHES for Acrylics:

Synthetic Filberts sizes 4 through 8



Soho Palette Paper

Paper Towels

Container for Water

OPTIONAL: Masters Brush Soap



OILS:

(Any professional brand will do. Avoid Hues.)

Titanium White

Raw Sienna

Burnt Umber

Lamp or Ivory Black

Payne’s Grey or Prussian Blue



Brushes for Oils:

Natural Hair or Mimik Brushes designed for oils (Black Swan or Mimik Hog Hair)

Filberts sizes 4 through 8



Enamel, Glass, Wood Palette, or Paper Palette suitable for oils

Cotton cloth or Paper Towels

Glass or metal container for solvents

SOLVENT: Gamsol or Turpenoid

OPTIONAL: Masters Brush Soap