Oil Painting in Still Life
June 25 @ 10:00 am |
*Registration closes June 24 at noon*
Saturday | June 25 | 10:00 am – 4:00 pm | One Day Workshop | 16+
This workshop for all skill levels – from beginner to advanced – gives students the opportunity to complete a classical-style still life oil painting. Attention is given to the development of form through careful blending and shading techniques, along with detailed step-by-step instructional handouts, demonstrations and individual attention. Explore the fundamentals of classical painting techniques and the traditional methods of underpainting, glazing and developing the painting over a succession of layers. Materials List available for download on our website. Bring a bagged lunch.
Meet Your Instructor
Instructor Michael Spillane has a broad and eclectic background in the arts and sciences, which led him to his love of botanical art. He teaches art courses at his studio in Mississauga and has instructed courses and workshops at Visual Arts Mississauga, Burlington Art Centre, Guelph School of Art, Southampton Art School, Hardy’s Hobbies & Crafts (Madoc), Elora Centre for the Arts and at the Toronto Botanical Garden.
Updated March 2, 2022
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- Masks are required at all times at all live programming. This policy will continue through June 30, 2022 and be revisited at that time.
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