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Materials & Techniques Workshop • Mon, Jan 14 3-6pm

 PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES SERIES • IN THE BEGINNING

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES SERIES • IN THE BEGINNING

INSTRUCTOR: GLEN KESSLER

This workshop is all about the materials and techniques we artists use.

  • Learn how to prepare surfaces to work on or tailor your store-bought surfaces. We will stretch canvas and linen, gesso a panel, shellac paper, tone, sand, and much more.
  • Learn how paint is made. Oil and egg tempera paint will be made fresh. 
  • Learn all about mediums. Oils, alkyds, solvents, varnishes will all be discussed and used.
  • Learn how a brush is made and what attributes you're looking for.
  • Learn about drawing materials. Vine charcoal, compressed charcoal, graphite, pastel, and many more will be discussed and used.

MATERIALS & TECHNIQUES

FRIDAY, JAN 29

3-6p

$50

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