Experimental Acrylics!

Winter 2017

Experimental Acrylics: 

Instructor:  TBA           

Overview: 

This course will teach you the following topics:

This class is intended for participants who have basic working knowledge of acrylic paints. We will explore ground preparation, painting on different supports, creating textures, layering, embedding objects, pigments, acrylic transfers, and many more techniques.  

Times:    10:00am - 12:30pm

Date:    Thursdays starting TBA  

Time:    10am - 12:30pm 

Cost:    
Members:  $  75    Non-Members:  $ 100

Notes:   

Supply List:
  • Sketch book
  • Any size brushes that you have.
  • Any tools that can be used for applying paint - anything that might make interesting textures
  • Palette knives, stamps, papers, or objects for collage, stencils. embellishments, objects to embed into a painting, photo references, etc.
  • Acrylic paints or gouache of any type - tube, pots, or liquid - any colours of your choice - at least 5 to 10 colours.
  • Canvas support or boards - At least one larger canvas or board for final piece (minimum 24 x 24 to 30 x 30..  smaller gessoed boards for experimenting..

**we will supply gesso, modeling paste, super-heavy gel, matte medium