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Portrait Painting in Acrylics

March 16, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Monday, repeating until March 30, 2020

Portrait Painting in Acrylics
Feb. 24; Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30: 1 pm - 3 pm

Instructor, Betty Ann Medeiros
Monday, February 24, March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
1 pm – 3 pm

This class is for students who have either taken the “ drawing in preparation for painting class” or who have already drawn a portrait on a canvas and is ready to paint. This class is for all levels . Students may bring their own materials from suggested supply list or pay additional fee for materials supplied by the studio. Using a photograph of their own, students will learn:

Mixing acrylic paint flesh tones correctly using a limited palette
Technique to get started
Tips for shading to create form and reflective color of the skin.
Painting realistic eyes, noses and lips
Tips for Painting hair
Capturing a realistic likeness
Acrylic colors
Burnt umber
Burnt sienna
Cadmium yellow
Alizarin crimson
Cadmium red
Ultra marine blue
Thalo green
Ivory black
Titanium white
Matte medium
Portrait already drawn on 11×14 or larger acrylic primed linen canvas or canvas panel

The fee for the 6-week is $180 without supplies & $210 with supplies. Please use the drop-down menu when registering.

Class size is limited to 8 students.

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March 16, 2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
$180 – $210
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Arts Escape
88 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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