Workshops

Figure Painting Sketch

Date: February 27, 2021

Time: 9:30 - 3:30

Location: Bonita Center for the Arts

figure-sketch

Students will paint from the model to create an ‘alla prima’ study of the simple tonal relationships and gestural content of the pose with a limited color palette. Basic drawing, color theory, color mixing, paint handling and palette preparation will also be discussed.

Alla Prima Portrait in Oil

Date: March 27, 2021

Time: 9:30 - 3:30

Location: Bonita Center for the Arts

portrait-study

One-day intensive focused on the traditional method of “Alla Prima”painting of the portrait from life in oil. “Alla Prima” is a direct painting technique that challenges the artist to apply distinct brush strokes with few revisions for a fresh impression of the subject.