Expressive Figurative Painting in Acrylics

January 24, 2017
5:30 - 8:30 PM

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Six Tuesdays, January 24 - February 28

Learn basic proportional guidelines and gain experience responding to and interpreting a clothed, live model, using a loose, fluid approach. Practice color mixing, tinting, shading to show volume, and paint application techniques to improve your portraits and genre scenes.

$165 members • $185 nonmembers

Instructor: Patris

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About the Instructor:

Patris left the education profession in 2004 to pursue her art full time. She has recently been juried into several national plein air painting competitions and her work is in many private and public collections. She served on the Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission and is a member of the California Art Club, the Laguna Plein Air Painters Association, and Landscape Artists International.


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No experience is required unless noted. The Museum provides student-quality supplies included in the fee unless indicated otherwise. Students are welcome to bring their personal supplies; however there is no discount for doing so. Oil paints are not allowed in studio classrooms. Registered students are not permitted to bring guests.


Original title: Chemin montant dans les hautes herbes
Country Footpath in the Summer

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Pierre-Auguste Renior

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