ONSITE Landscape in Oil

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ONSITE Landscape in Oils

Tutor George Popesco
10am - 4pm
(Lunch provided 12.30 - 1.00pm)

This two-day, onsite workshop is suitable for beginners and those with experience

Workshop Details.
Your tutor teaches through practical demonstration and one to one support; studio tuition will evolve to technically organise oil paint media to create a successful landscape painting.

AQThe characteristics of the local topography and extending Oxfordshire landscape will be used to discover working approaches for ‘setting up’ to paint outdoors, and how to manage the changing visual elements of light, shadow and colour.

OIARSULA possible local site visit may be programmed depending on the weather.

The tutor instructs students in health and safety issues relevant to this workshop.

Skills/Techniques Covered
As well as the general description of the landscape picture plane and drawing you will work through fundamental painting approaches such as using supporting ‘ground tints’, wet in wet (al fresco) mark making, scumbling, impasto and glazing will be taught.
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Materials
Materials are not included in your workshop fee.

Most materials including oil colour and mediums will be provided by the tutor.

The approximate cost of these will be £25.00 to £30.00, payable to the tutor during the course.

​Your tutor may not have the facilities to take card payments for materials in the workshop.

Please remember to bring cash or your cheque book if your course involves buying materials from the tutor.

Please Bring With You​

  • Sketch book or pad of Paper A4 or A3
  • Pencils, Eraser, Sharpener
  • Apron
  • Any old cotton rags
  • Suitable outdoor clothes / footwear etc​

Optional - in case we are able to work off-site

  • Outdoor/travel easel if you have one
  • Fold-up chair

We advise that you do not buy any materials required for a workshop more than two weeks in advance, because occasionally a course is cancelled due to low enrolment.

 

 

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