Skill Levels: Intermediate
Artists work from the still life to hone their skills and to train their eyes to see the subtle shifts in value and color temperature. This class starts with the basics of still life painting; value sketching, sighting or gauging measurements, and color theory. Learn how to paint reflective metal and textures like smooth, shiny porcelain, transparent glass, and rough fruit skin. Delve deeply into color theory and working with a complementary and split complementary palette, neutralizing with the complements for color harmony and creating color temperature shifts. Class is open to any medium, instructor will demonstrate in pastel.