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Shape, Color, Light: Quick Sketch

Painting the figure in oil with Mike Garcia

  • Started Feb 1
  • 280 US dollars
  • The Loft Studio

Service Description

Alla Prima and the Nude Figure with Mike Garcia Under the guidance of instructor Mike Garcia, students will develop their confidence and dexterity in oil painting through the execution of quick sketches of the nude figure from life. Topics discussed will include: Color theory and mixing Value relationships Palette organization Brush control Mike will provide demonstrations and one-on-one critiques while students paint multiple poses each day of class. Tuition $280 Wednesdays 6pm-9pm February 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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