Portrait Society of America – Auction 2011
Auction Ends: Feb 28, 2011 08:00 PM EST

Unique Experiences


Item Number
Estimated Value
950 USD
Opening Bid
317 USD  -  Item Has a Reserve

Item Description

Charcoal Wash and Painting
with Romel de la Torre
March 28-April 1, 2011 - 9:30-4pm

In this workshop Romel will share his creative technique and approach to charcoal drawing and oil painting.
Artists will learn to use the elements that make a charcoal wash exhilarating and beautiful. He will emphasize composition, visual movement and improving upon drawing skills, value relationships, understanding edges and capturing the personality of the subject.
Using his direct fluid painting style we will consider, color, edges, paint application, balance of shapes strong design and capturing the “feeling” of light.
Learn to use the elements that make a portrait painting work as Romel provides individual instruction as well as critiques and group discussion.

Alla Prima Painting
with Clayton J. Beck III
February 25-28, 2011 -  9:30-4PM

This workshop is the classic Alla Prima approach to all prima painting of the portrait. The instructor will emphasize the importance of value comparison while working from the live model and students will learn to see values colors and edges in a way that will clarify their work with the portrait or any painting situation. Mixing of flesh tones and learning to create meaningful brushwork will also be an important aspect of the class. Demonstration will be purposeful and directive with individual attention given to the workshop participants.

A $950.00 Value

Bids Starting at $630.00

Donated by the Southern Atelier

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