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.

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

These are the materials dropped off at my studio for Star Telegram's Project Pumpkin Challenge. The theme is the seven deadly sins and I'm considering avarice.