The Portrait with Christine Swann PA02

Dates: 09/09/2019 – 11/04/2019
Times: 9:30am - 12:30pm
Ages: Adult
Instructor: Christine Swann
Member Rate: $210.00
Non-Member Rate: $240.00
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The Portrait with Christine Swann PA02

Through demonstration and individual instruction, portrait artist Christine Swann, will teach you the concepts and techniques that make a painting a timeless treasure. This course will cover Classical principles of drawing, form, composition, texture and color as well as how to create depth, light, and atmosphere in a painting. Understanding forms and the law of light will be studied. This course is open to all mediums.

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Open to preferred medium. Please bring portrait references.

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