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Oil Painting Workshop

Join a creative weekend workshop at The Art Studio!

  • 165 Australian dollars

Saturday afternoon From 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm Oil painting is a beautiful medium to create great art! Oil painting is the process of painting with pigments with a medium of drying oil as the binder. It has been the most common technique for artistic painting on wood panel or canvas for several centuries, spreading from Europe to the rest of the world. The advantages of oil for painting images include greater flexibility, richer and denser colour, and a wider range from light to dark Learning how to use oil paint can add another dimension to your paintings. Whether you are a complete beginner or have some painting experience in this workshop you will explore the possibilities of paint application and painting surface. What you will learn In this workshop, you will learn how to create bold, textured paintings with the theme of nature and landscapes, which is a good place to start. You will learn about the various pigments, mediums and painting process. At the end of the session, you will have created your own oil painting with your creative expression! You will be introduced to the unique materials used in building 3-D layers in acrylic painting and how to apply a fat over lean painting sequence, important tips on amazing colour schemes through an introduction to colour theory and the unique ways to create stunning textures with oil paint.. Key composition techniques with positive and negative space will be explained througout the class. Your art materials will be provided Large canvas Oil paint and mediums All studio tools and brushes Bring a friend for a fun creative experience to enrich your friendship and your soul!

Contact Details

  • The Art Studio, 94 Marine Parade, Maroubra NSW, Australia

    0403 710 327