Life Drawing and Painting Wednesday Morning – Colleen Stapleton

$400.00

Individual tuition in a class environment at the student’s own pace, exploring oil painting and drawing

The focus of this class on Wednesdays will be on colour perception and the concepts of light, form and movement found in the human form. In drawing, and painting in oil, the students will learn different conceptual exercises to improve their visual understanding and skills.

Pose lengths will vary from 1 to 5 days.

A basic level of experience is recommended for this class.

Additional information

Suitable Experience

Suits those with some figure drawing experience

Campus

The Rocks

DayOfWeek

Wednesday

Class Times

9:15AM – 12:00PM

Teacher(s)

Colleen Stapleton

Materials List

Bring a range of your brushes, preferably to include the following:
*A few larger flat synthetic brushes eg (10,8,6,4)
(Essential)Small synthetic filberts for detail eg (0,1,2)
Small Hog hair brush 2

Painting Surface:
If you wish to bring your own canvas/panel – please bring something with a smooth/fine surface (it should be prepared by toning the surface before the class (eg with raw umber oil paint – apply a thin coat of paint with solvent and wipe it back with a sponge or cloth to create a value 4/5 ground).

Paint – Essential pigments:
*Yellow Ochre*Vermillion (or Cad Red light)*Alizarin Crimson*White*Raw Umber*Blue – Ultramarine
Recommended- but not essential:
Transparent red oxide Ivory Black Phthalo Green Lake (Michael Harding preferred) or ViridianDioxazine Purple Transparent red oxide Any bright yellow

Other materials –Palette (preferably large wooden)
Gamsol *Must be in kept in a container with a lid
Linseed oil Paper towel Container with a lid for medium (oil + gamsol)

*Extras (not essential):Plumb line (string with weight tied to the end)
Palette knife
Small mirror & black mirror
Linseed oil
Gloves

Description

Individual tuition in a class environment at the student’s own pace, exploring oil painting and drawing

The focus of this class on Wednesdays will be on colour perception and the concepts of light, form and movement found in the human form. In drawing, and painting in oil, the students will learn different conceptual exercises to improve their visual understanding and skills.

Pose lengths will vary from 1 to 5 days.

A basic level of experience is recommended for this class.