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Oil Painting for Beginners Masterclass with Marie Mansfield

This workshop is suitable for beginners who will gain confidence in painting with oils from Marie Mansfield, winner of the 2021 Portia Geach Memorial Award. Over this 2 day intensive workshop, using the still life as your subject you will learn to paint with oil paints through a range of exercises designed to teach you the fundamentals of working with this medium. Students will learn to observe light, tone and proportion to bring a sense of reality and atmosphere to their work. This workshop is also for those wishing to refresh their oil painting skills.

What to expect

This intensive oil painting workshop for beginners will cover;

  • Colour theory
  • Blocking-in to final painting
  • Understanding tonal values, hue and chroma
  • Learn about oil painting techniques by doing various exercises and painting various still-life objects. 
  • Learn the basics of colour mixing, tone and form

Is this course right for me?

Suitable for those new to painting, oil painters who want to go 'back to basics' or other artists with experience in other mediums who would like to learn to paint with oils.

Material List

Students will need to have the following:

  • A painting palette (flat melamine approx A3 size)
  • A palette knife
  • 1 x 500ml bottle of artist quality ODOURLESS solvent
  • Rags or a roll of paper towel
  • One or two jam jars with lids for mixing solvents and clean up
  • Packet of sanitizing wipes also for clean up
  • Four canvas boards approx 10x12 inches, 12x14inches or similar
  • Paint brushes: Neef Synthetic Long Flat Brushes No.4 or 6 (these sizes will differ with a different brand). 2 of each size.

Oil paints:
Buying cheap paints is a waste of money - we recommend purchasing 'Artist' quality paints. Art Spectrum is a good economical brand. 40ml tubes will be fine. 

Recommended list:
Titanium White, Ivory Black, Burnt Sienna, yellow ochre.
COOL COLOURS: Lemon Yellow, Alizarin Crimson, Cerulean Blue (hue will do)
WARM COLOURS: Cadmium Red, Cadmium Yellow, Ultramarine Blue (Series 1)

$450 Limited inc GST
Oil Painting for Beginners Masterclass with Marie Mansfield

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