Fundamentals of Oil Painting - D1701P01

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Monday, 18 Sep 2017 For 10 days

  • 2 spaces available.
  • An online payment is required to book.

Tutor: Robin-Lee Hall

Dates: Mondays, 18th September – 27th November 2017

Times: 10am – 5pm

Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate

Fee: £495

This course is suitable for beginners and intermediate students wishing to improve their technical skills. The aim is to teach students a basic understanding of how to work in oil paint and the practicalities of using oil painting materials. The objective is to give students the confidence to work in oils and help them start to develop a technical skill that can be used successfully to convey their visual ideas.

Robin-Lee Hall PPRP is Past President of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters. She is an award-winning artist who specialises in the ancient medium of egg tempera. She has exhibited in and around London including the BP Portrait Award at the National Portrait Gallery and the Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts. Her themes range from figures, faces and interiors to slightly ‘off-set’ still life paintings based around traditional British confectionary, toys and cakes. In 2010 she won the Ondaatje Prize for Portraiture and Gold Medal at the Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition. She teaches workshops at the Royal Academy and lectures at the National Gallery and National Portrait Gallery.

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    • Booking cost:£495.00
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  • A set of bristle brushes, both flat and round

    One tear off palette (9”x12”)

    One palette knife

    One bottle of Zest-it (250ml)

    One 10″x12″ canvas board

    One 10″x14″ canvas board

    Two 12″x16″ canvas boards

    Six Daler Rowney oil tubes of Titanium White, Cadmium Yellow, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red, French Ultramarine and Burnt Umber

    Please note that pack contents are subject to change at the discretion of the Academy at any time.

    • Booking cost:£545.00

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