Embrace the freedom that comes from decisive, impasto knife application.
Work went-into-wet in either oil or acrylic (oil is preferred). Plan, design, sketch and complete at least two or more compositions in the workshop.
Reinforcement of traditional fundamentals including color theory, values, temperature management, large masses, focal point emphasis, simplification of detail and soft edges. All with a palette knife! No brushes allowed. Learn to identify and solve ‘problems’ ahead of time to ensure beautiful results.
This is a fun, relaxed atmosphere that will push even the most advanced artists out of their comfort zones and open a new door to passionate expressionism.
Use your own well-composed landscape, cityscape or seascape photographs or, use some provided by the instructor. Each student paints their own chosen subject matter.