Port Aransas Art Center

Two Day Detail Oil Painting Seminar

You are invited to attend a TWO DAY detailed oil painting workshop conducted by Robert Garden!    We will create 2 completely new and amazing oil seascapes, entitled “Peaceful Padre” and “Blue Heron at Sunset” on a 16 X 20 canvases.  All Art Supplies are included; come with a roll of paper towels and create amazing paintings

What You’ll Learn:  
Watch a delightful 30 minute oil painting demonstration while taking notes and pictures with Q & A session following.
Discover color character, value, hue and chroma and how it relates to achieving space on an aerial perspective arranged palette.
Explore color mixing to achieve any color you can imagine.
Understand the 5 basic values of color in an object with multiple examples of each and the use of the 3 dimensional color wheel.
Learn to choose the right colors for ultimate prismatic and analogous properties.
Achieve perspective with color. 
What You’ll Paint:
Spend the first day enjoying the live painting demonstration, taking notes and answering your artistic questions . Afterwards create an oil “Peaceful Padre”.
Robert will critique and analyze your work and provide detailed coaching necessary to improve and enhance your painting.
Create a new, sophisticated oil lesson “Blue Heron at Sunset” on the 2nd day, exploring composition, sketching, under-painting to create tonal and spatial relevance,  color choices and mixing, meaning of brush strokes, application of strokes and so much more.

What You Will Love:

  • Step-by-step guidance and individual attention from a Master Artist with over 50 years of teaching experience
  • Interaction with a world class instructors and fellow students to gain answers and inspire your artistic vision
  • All your Robert Garden Exclusive Art Supplies provided and set up for you for both days!  Detailed handouts; lesson plan and diagram key to Robert Garden’s unique brush strokes
  • Developing your confidence on canvas through knowledge and pride in your sense of artistic achievement creating two finished seascapes you’ll be proud to frame!

Fee: $225

$25 per day reimbursement fee  for supplies
Or you can bring your own supplies and not pay the fee:
Canvas is a 12 x 16 and 13 colors of oil paints, ordorless medium #10 Flat Bristle Brush, #6 Flat Bristle Brush, #6 Bristle Fan Blender, #4 Sable Script liner, odorless Brush cleaner,
(Robert also sell these items individual if the student needs to purchase them at class)

Class has limited enrollment, sign up and reserve your spot in this exciting workshop!

Robert has an 8 minimum and a 20 maximum

February 19 @ 09:00
09:00 — 16:00 (7h)

Port Aransas Art Center

Robert Garden

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Port Aransas Art Center