Medium to Advanced Acrylics with Artist Danika Ostrowski - 4 Week Live Online Course in Austin

Come learn advance color theory, advanced concepts in brushwork, professional practices in finishing and displaying artwork, and leave the class with a

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    Come learn advance color theory, advanced concepts in brushwork, professional practices in finishing and displaying artwork, and leave the class with a finished landscape painting on a gallery wrapped canvas. This is a 4-week course, totaling 8 hours of instruction, starting Thursday, June 25 and repeating every Thursday until July 23, breaking for the week of July 4th. Class will run from 7-9pm. Materials available for curbside pick-up. Over this 4-week course we will learn & discuss: Advanced color theory concepts Modern art movements and what we can learn from art history Advanced concepts in brushwork Choosing good reference images Professional practices in finishing and displaying artwork Leave this class with a finished landscape painting on a gallery-wrapped canvas! Tuition covers: Four sessions of 2-hour instruction, demo, and practice Limited class size for hands-on instruction All materials you will need during class, including paints, brushes, paper, canvas, and more Optional projects to work on at home to continue your practice in-between the times we meet Who is this course suitable for? Individuals who have taken Danika’s Beginning Acrylics course or have prior experience painting with acrylics. Questions about whether this class is right for you? Contact Danika: danika.ostrowski@gmail.com Syllabus: Week 1: Discussion: Advanced color concepts: Utilizing warm vs. cool colors + color schemes Project: Painting exercises using arbitrary color schemes + warm/cool contrast Week 2: Discussion: Crash-course in modern art history Instruction: Using brushstrokes to define your personal style Project: Value study with a focus on brushwork and style Week 3: Discussion: Using Design Principles + Composition to select a good reference image Project: Begin working on final painting Week 4: Discussion: Displaying, hanging, and finishing your work like a pro Project: Complete final painting Materials List: Paint - 5 tubes professional paint Brushes Palette Paper Watercolor paper Gallery-wrapped stretched canvas About the Instructor: Landscape painter Danika Ostrowski lives and works in Austin, Texas developing her nationally-exhibited body of work and creating commissioned paintings. Her work takes her across the county to paint and find inspiration in public lands. Danika has been invited as an artist-in-residence to multiple National Parks and been identified as top emerging talent by Southwest Art magazine and Western Art Collector.
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    • 07/02/2020
    • Start Day :
    • Thursday
    • Time :
    • 07:00PM
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    Where

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    • The Cathedral
    • Address :
    • 2403 East 16th Street
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    • Austin,Texas-78702
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