Enrol in Painting - Layered Mixed Media
Course Code: ARTS2212
Create three or more rich, complex pieces of art while exploring your style in an encouraging and nurturing atmosphere. Trust your intuition as you work on paper, canvas and board with acrylic paints and mediums, collage, stamps and stencils, oil pastels, ink, pencil, charcoal, writing, and more. Paint with brushes and unusual tools, make monoprints, drip, pour, sand, and rip. Learn to conceal and reveal collage elements, build subtle texture with acrylic mediums, explore the difference between fluid, soft body and heavy body acrylic paints, use stencils to build relief, add metallic paint for magical highlights, make transfers, create beautiful compositions using design principles, and discuss many other creative ideas. Instruction will include exercises to stimulate right brain response, demonstrations, discussions, individual attention, and friendly critiques. Curious beginners to experienced artists are welcome.