SATURDAY MAY 11, 9:30 AM -12:30

Register Ahead to suzan1252@aol.com     Class size is limited

DESCRIPTION OF WORKSHOP…..Storytelling using a limited palette! Class size is Minimum: 4 people /  Max: 12

$45 ($35 for FAA members) for 3 hour class.

Medium:  Oil, Acrylic, or Soft Pastel.  Instructor will provide soft pastel and paper for this medium.  Table easels will also be provided.  Students would need to provide their own equipment/paint/canvas for other mediums.              Bring Acrylics or oils if wanting to work in these mediums.  Bring one photo of landscape or still life.

We will discuss what makes an appealing composition and explore how color choices can be created by using a limited palette of 3 colors.  Yes, this can also be done with soft pastels.  Our process of mark making will show  how you can create “mood” in a painting.  We will apply techniques learned by creating a landscape work together as a class. If time allows, students will then be able to work on their own project with guidance from the instructor.

MATERIALS:  Blick 48 count Soft Pastel sets with paper will be provided. Bring your own pastel sets is optional.  Those attending would need to bring a pocket size color wheel.  Optional is a gray View catcher and/or red acetate value finder. Please bring all supplies you would use with these media such as paper towels, small canvases, etc.