Instructor: Dan Nelson
Class Code: DN170803
Workshop Fee: $65.00
Thursday, August 3rd, 5:00pm-8:00pm
Though NOT required, taking the July 20th Drawing Class prior to this one may be helpful. In this class we will focus on the specific issues related to painting faces and figures: rendering believable flesh-tones, skin, hair and clothing textures, shading, and the play of light on all of these.
Supplies to Bring:
Note: This list is merely a suggestion for those who have no idea what to bring.
If you are an experienced painter, just bring your normal materials.
OILS: LUKAS OR CHARVIN - Avoid “Hues” (H), except in yellow.
Warm Blue (Phthalo)
Cool Blue (Ultramarine)
Warm Red (like Naphthol Crimson, if you want to avoid Cadmium)
Cool Red (Alizarine)
Warm Yellow (Indian)
Cool Yellow (Lemon)
OPTIONAL: Purple (any pigment), Viridian Green, Yellow
Ochre, Any Black
Winsor Newton Liquin-- 250 ml
Canvas - 16x20
BRUSHES: A normal assortment of bristle brushes, be sure to add a couple large brushes-- like 2” wide.
An assortment of sable or synthetics brushes-- Nothing smaller than a #2
A sealable container of solvent for brush cleaning. For everyone's health and well-being, we allow only low-odor solvents like turpenoid or odorless mineral spirits in the classroom.