Painting from the Life Model
In this course students will delve into painting directly from the life model. There will be a nude life model at each session, and students will experiment with various approaches to figure painting. Some basic painting experience is recommended.
We will use a range of materials in the course, including acrylic and oil paint, painting on carboard, paper and canvas. The first two days we will focus on a series of quick "sketches" with paint to experiment and get comfortable with the process of painting from a model. The last two days the model will hold 1 long pose so students can develop a more finished painting during the final two sessions.
By the end of the course, students will have a collection of quicker gestrual paintings on a variety of surfaces, and 1 more developed painting.
Schedule and prices 2020:
Class size of 3-8 students
For intermediate students
Summer Intensive Courses 2020:
Meeting 4 consecutive days
Monday through Thursday
4 sessions, 3 hours each, 12 hours total
€220 for the 4-day intensive course, plus materials and model fee of €55*
Total price: €275
*Material and model fee covers the cost for the life model and 1 canvas, all other painting surfaces, acrylic and oil paints, brushes, etc.