Members receive a 10% discount on listed price when completing the transaction through their Gilmer Arts account.
May 6, 13, & June 3
Hoping to Find Your "Style as an Artist? This is the class for you. By the end of the 3rd session, you will be exposed to 3 techniques or methods for painting:
Realism, Impressionism, & Abstract*
The project could be trees, clouds or structures - Opening introductions determine which road we take.
- Brush Stroke Training - How to finish with fewer strokes
- Which Brush is best for which detail?
- Palette Knife introduction
- Finish one 6", one 6" x 12", one 12' x 12" and leave with three projects
*Pre-requisite: Color Theory by Request)
Each Student will need to bring the following items to class each week:
One Sketch Pad (Multi-media/Watercolor 65lb paper
One small palette knife for mixing paints
Small container for water to rinse brushes & paper towels
Palette paper pad (to mix paints on and toss after use)
At least 3 Acrylic paint brushes from the following list of sizes/types:
Small Flat or #2 Bright #4 Bright 1/2" Bright #6 Bright
Large Round #8 Bright Small Round Large Rigger
Heavy Body Acrylic Paints (Golden or Liquitex are good brands) in the following colors:
Cadmium Orange Cadmium Red Cadmium Yellow Medium
Dioxazine Purple Titanium White Ultramarine Blue
Liquitex brand, Glossy Gel Medium - not the Heavy Gel
Feel free to contact the instructor with questions about the above list of products: 706.889.1857