Plein Air Painting


Aiken Center for the Arts
122 Laurens Street SW
Aiken SC, 29801

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During the workshop, students will be paintingon location in oil. Instruction will cover the concepts of learning to optically “see”subjects and interpret those visual elements in order to help execute the subject onto canvas. The fundamental principles of painting (composition, drawing, value, color, and edges) will be stressed along with a
special emphasis on atmosphere with this grand subject. Demos and short lectures will reinforce these concepts. Sept location will be nature based while the October locationwill include buildings and streets. Portable
equipment and transportation required. You’ll need to come with primed wood panels
and a pre-made viewfinder. Supply list and instructions at ACA front desk or online.

SkillLevel: Beginner-Advanced.

Saturday Sept 19 & 26. . . . . . . . . . . . . $135
9:00am-12:00pm 15479