Intro to Oil Painting
with Jon Bandish
Introduction to Oil Painting with Jon Bandish
Thursday Evenings July 22 through August 26
7:00 pm till 8:30 pm
$75 for members
$90 for non-members
Must be at least 16 years old
Class size min 5 max 18
Price includes supplies
Must register by July 14
Call Debra at 302-228-9798
Cancellation Policy: Any cancellations after registering for a class or workshop requires 7-day notification or fee received will be considered a donation to Greater Millsboro Art League.
“I dream of painting, then I paint my dream.” – Vincent Van Gogh
This course is designed for the beginner, intermediate, and advanced persons interested in painting and drawing. Instruction will be based on your own want to learn, as well as from lessons designed to help build both a knowledge base and a confidence. Individual preferences and desired learning will also be focused on to help get you excited to master the key concepts and practices.
The fundamentals are covered with lessons and demonstrations that include light color theory; the difference between hue and chroma; how to mix paint; value scales; compositional necessities and other various tips and tricks to help demystify oil painting.
“The best thing you can do is make art you care about and lots of it.” – Anonymous
Included for you here is a list of suggested texts. These are books that I include in my everyday practices and might be of service to you.
“Painters on Painting – Author: Eric Protter
“The Judgement of Paris. The Revolutionary Decade That Gave the World Impressionism” – Author: Ross King
“Secret Knowledge” – Author: David Hockney
“The Illustrated History of Art: Art Through the Ages, Including: Medieval, Early Renaissance Art, The Sixteenth Century, The Baroque Era, Eastern Art.” – Author: David Piper
“The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection.” – Michelangelo