Small Group Private Lessons
Mondays 10:30am- 4:30pm
I offer small group private lessons from my studio in Hoboken. The lessons are designed to give each student personal, one-on-one training as they work on their own specific painting or drawing project. Limit 6 students. Three-hour minimum. Email me for details: email@example.com
Single Student Private Lessons
One-on-one private art lessons. Designed to give the student focused personal training as they work on their own specific projects. Email me for details: firstname.lastname@example.org
New York Academy of Art
FIGURE PAINTING FROM LIFE
INSTRUCTOR: MICHELLE DOLL
3 DAY WORKSHOP: January 11-13
During this 3 day workshop, the student will study basic and advanced techniques of painting the figure from life. You will learn a step-by-step method of oil painting, beginning with the imprimatura sketch, then a direct method of painting and mixing color to create a realistic figure painting.
We will discuss elements in creating a strong visual narrative through compositional design, cropping, lighting and perspective. I will show you an organized method of mixing a color palette, and various painting processes to encourage spontaneity while creating a visual narrative. The student will gain a clear understanding of color and tonal relationships while strengthening realistic figure proportions and anatomy. The goal is to create a painting that carries meaning and artistry studying the figure from life.
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