MAY 9 – 10
10:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Instructor present each day
Enrollment limited to 12 students
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An intense course covering all the basic and some not-so-basic acrylic techniques. The course begins with a demonstration of the Sta-Wet palette, a transformative device that allows the palette to remain wet indefinitely. Painting begins working from the figure as the class explores various techniques for applying underpainting and working glazes on top. Day two introduces various painting mediums to increase the brilliance and depth of the painting. Students will explore the possibilities of combining heavy impasto with transparent glazes. There will be demonstration of other technical possibilities in paint handling such as flooding, dripping, scratching back, sanding and varnishing.