What will I learn?
In this workshop, we will explain and show examples and video demonstrations of...
Shape/Drawing -how to see and judge correctly shapes and proportions
Values-tricks to see value accurately and how to use value to affect comosition and focal points.
Color-how to judge and accurately match color based on the four essential criteria-Hue, Chroma, Temperature, and Value.
Edges -how to handle and execute a variety of edge qualities -Hard, Soft and Lost.
Which materials are best and how to use paints, mediums, canvas and tools -and why- and also what 'not' to use.
How to put the 'theory' into action and how to use it to your best advantage:
We will provide a video demo that clearly explains step-by step, the process of painting including many tricks of the trade such as how to use a black mirror to check your drawing and the sight size method to learrn. how to better train your eye to see hsapes as John Singer Sargent did, and many more tips, tricks and techniques!
And most importantly, how to have control of your work so you can have fun with your painting!