Painting Summer Specials adults Courses

Make a Large-Scale Painting in a Day (Jan)

Joss Gregson begint

Working on a large canvas, create your own painting in this one day workshop. Start by choosing your subject matter, which can be abstract or realistic. Learn how to use acrylic mediums and be guided through some basic painting techniques, colour theory and composition to achieve your own large-scale painting.

What to bring:-

  • Acrylic paints – jar of Titanium white, tubes of Carbon black, Matisse Primary red, yellow and blue, Cerulean blue, Prussian blue, Burnt Umber, Cadmium yellow medium, and any others you have
  • House paint tester post can be useful if you have any
  • Brushes selection to include – medium sized nylon/prolon flat, filbert, round plus a small round (Westart Scholastic Brush Set is a good start)
  • A nylon house painting brush for good coverage
  • Paint roller
  • Plasterers tools (optional)
  • Rag
  • Water jar
  • Palette (e.g. ice cream container lid is fine or a pro wet palette – rectangular)
  • Visual diary or A4 watercolour pad
  • Canvas min. size 750x750mms to as large as you like
  • Some images for inspiration

 

Tutor Joss Gregson

Joss Gregson is a prominent WA artist and a popular tutor at Fremantle Arts Centre.

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