Monday, October 27, 2008

2009 Oil Portrait Workshop

Dates: March 13, 14, 15, 2009
Time: 9:30AM to 4:30PM
Location: Bucks County Art Workshops
Perkasie, PA 18944

Learn the fundamentals of portrait painting! This class is open to students with some experience in oil painting and figure drawing. Working from a live model, students will learn a value-based approach to painting the head in oil, mixing flesh-tones and distinctive brushwork.

Class will include lectures and demonstrations by the instructor, instructions on arranging a portrait palette, and individual critques.

Easels, canvas panels, basic oil paints and medium will be provided.Students must bring bristle brushes.

Bucks County Art Workshops is a beautiful bed & breakfast farm in the heart of Bucks County, PA that hosts art workshops in a generous, state-of-the-art studio. The basic tuition for the workshop is $350, plus a $35 materials fee, and a $30 model fee. Register here.

If you are coming in from out of town, there are room & board packages available. You can visit the website at Bucks County Art Workshops Program Rates and Room Information for more information.

Feel free to contact me directly at with questions.

John Ennis