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Shape, Color, Light: Alla Prima

Painting the figure in oil with Mike Garcia

  • Starts Mar 1
  • 280 US dollars
  • The Loft Studio

Available spots


Service Description

Alla Prima and the Nude Figure with Mike Garcia Mike Garcia will assist students in completing a three-hour alla prima nude figure painting. In addition to color and value, students will explore concepts essential to a successful alla prima figure painting, including: Design Edges Paint application Proportions These concepts will simplify the art of oil painting into a practical yet flexible process with consistent results. Students will paint from a different model and complete a new painting for each day of class. Demonstrations and one-on-one critiques will be offered while the students employ the lessons in hands-on practice. Tuition $280 Wednesdays 6pm-9pm March 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd Supplies: Canvas pad or four canvas panels, size 12x16 in. Three synthetic and/or bristle filbert brushes - one each of small, medium, and large Palette - glass, wood or gray-toned disposable paper palettes (not white) Pigments (recommended brands: Utrecht and Winsor & Newton): Titanium White Yellow Ochre Cadmium Red Ivory Black Ultramarine Alizarin Crimson Permanant Raw Umber Palette knife Paper towels Gamasol Odorless Mineral Spirits (recommended bottle size is 16.9 fl oz. container) Silicoil container The Loft is inside New School for the Arts 1216 Apache Blvd Tempe AZ 85281


Upcoming Sessions


Cancellation Policy

There are no refunds on cancellations or for students unable to attend.


Contact Details

  • 1216 Apache Blvd E, Tempe, AZ, USA

    matt@mattdickson.net

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