035A) Acrylic Painting- Beginner

Section A: Beginner

Tuesday., 7:00-9:30 pm, Feb 11, 8 sessions

Durable and easily adapted to various projects, acrylic paint is a versatile medium. This course will provide instruction and individual guidance in painting styles and techniques to take your creativity to a new level. Learn about color in both theory and practice, and the basics of composition, tone, and value. Create paintings at your own pace based on your interests (floral, still life, land or seascapes).

Materials: Paint brushes for acrylic paint, at least three in different sizes; acrylic paints (37 ml or larger): cobalt blue, cadmium yellow, cadmium red, magenta, white umber, and raw umber; gesso (500 ml); acrylic medium (500 ml); drawing paper (18" × 24", 90-lbs weight or more); vine charcoal (medium); drawing board or ⅛"-thick plywood board (23" × 31"). You can find these items at Jerry’s Artarama, Michael’s, Utrecht, as well as online at www.aswexpress.com.