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ACRYLIC PAINTING WORKSHOP

Workshops

2018-02-21

by Susan Schaefer

MAY 12, 2018

Susan Schaefer, professional artist and publisher of Island Art magazine, has been invited to put on a workshop for the Pearl Ellis Gallery.

With a fresh, innovative and colourful approach to painting, she will present a fun filled day of creating sunny bright flowers. This workshop will appeal to students with some acrylic painting experience. You will learn what makes a good painting, how to start a painting using watercolour pencils on a drawing and how to glaze with acrylic paints one petal at a time.…


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WATERCOLOUR WORKSHOP

Workshops

2017-11-27

By Marney-Rose Edge

Marney-Rose Edge, a FCA watercolorist, will teach FLORALS.

You will learn:

  1. How painting the illusion of light creates drama
  2. Adding colour to shadows
  3. Creating a dramatic dark background
  4. Bringing dimension to flower by bending petals
  5. Connecting the flower to the background
  6. How to glaze in layers
  7. Mixing colours to avoid mud
  8. How to paint water droplets

Pre-requisite: Some experience with water-colour.…


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