Advanced Painting


This mixture of group and individually instructed course is for artists who are interested in creating a professional body of work. Whether your work be landscapes, figurative, or non-representational, you will be challenged to develop AND MAINTAIN AN INDIVIDUAL style.  We will examine and employ self-critiquing skills; ways of thinking that can make a painting successful. Replacing the detail of the photograph and discovering the elements Eye movement, counter point, and palette control. The true joy of creating an image.   

Prerequisities: Fundamentals I, Fundamentals II, Landscape OR Fundamentals III, and Intermediate Painting

This class operates from January-May and September-December.

Basic Supplies Required:  Full palette of colors

1.      Cadmium Orange

2.      Magenta

3.      Azo Red Deep

4.      Stil de Grain

5.      Cadmium Yellow Lemon

6.      Cadmium Yellow Medium

7.      Pthalo Blue

8.      Ultramarine Blue

9.      Burnt Sienna

10.  Large Tube of Mixed White (Permalba or Utrecht)

 My Optional Colors Include:

1.      Gorbet Green

2.      Transparent Yellow Oxide

3.      Van Gogh Violet

4.      Winton Pthalo Turquoise

5.      Raw Umber

6.      Spanish Earth

Liquin (small bottle)

Stand Oil

Lindseed Oil


Palette Knife

Thick Gesso

Gesso brush

A full set of brushes

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