Ann introduces the fundamentals of oil painting with particular focus on seeing and depicting value, color, and form. Her classes begin with an overview of materials and techniques: color mixing, brush care, palette maintenance, medium usage and studio safety. Class may include field trips to help students better understand concepts, composition, and the diffusion of light. Students receive one-on-one instruction as well as group demonstrations. Through daily class discussions, students build on the fundamentals of classical training, allowing them to bring their vision to fruition.