September 21, 2021 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Mill Pond Gallery
Richmond Hill Group of Artists

Virtual Painting with John David Anderson

Virtual 5 Week Session – Tuesdays 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

*Please note* Start date  moved to Sept 14 th

Tuesday, September 7 – Day 1- How to take a good photo to a great painting. 
We will do a number of shape, colour & value analysis of a large photo. You will learn how to pull the best compositional idea from it, and  complete a successful painting.

Tuesday, September 14 –  Day 2 – Hollyhocks in bloom.
We will explore an image of a large stand of Hollyhocks, and build a method of simplifying some elements, and empowering others to produce an effective portrait of the hollyhocks.  

Tuesday, September 21 – Day 3 – Atmospheric perspective in Painting – getting the most of the blues. 
By the effective use of value and temperature we will create great depth into a painting. We will be  creating intervals of atmosphere and space deep into the image.

Tuesday October 5 – Day 4- Using edges, and contrast to create a powerful painting.  
How to maximize the various tools of contrast, value, temperature and colour along with appropriate use of edges to produce a canvas with captivating power.

Tuesday October 26 – Day 5- Painting  alla prima portrait. Tuesday October 26
Using a very simple colour palette we will learn the steps to an impressionist portrait in one session.

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Price: $130.00 member, $145.00 non-members