In this two day workshop, various Oil Portrait Painting methods will be reviewed using a live model. Concentration will be on the Alla Prima method (a direct method of applying paint in a short sitting) and a limited Rembrandt palette. The workshop will include a review of preparation, proportional drawing, colour values, mixing a colour palette , building forms and finishing. Participants will benefit from personalized instruction and feedback from the artist in completing their portrait.
Please note, this is an in-studio program.
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Instructor – George Doros
George Doros is a Niagara resident, graduate of Ontario College of Art, Guelph University, and Brock University. He is a Visual Arts Educator /Consultant, Workshop Presenter, and Oil Portrait Painter, and studied with New York portrait artist Daniel Greene.