This class is being offered online only. Students will receive Zoom links to attend class after registration and payment.
Wednesdays, Sep 15 - Nov 17 9 - 11 am (EDT)
Suggested age 16+ Note: This class will be extended through Sep 1st - students may purchase the 5-class extension at any time.
Start at the beginning in this class with basic instruction using the double primary palette. This fundamental class will introduce you to the basics of art theory and oil painting including: composition, materials, color mixing, and painting from direct observation. If you have taken this class previously or have had experience, come join in to work on your own project or take advantage of the still life set for class. Jeannette will offer guidance.
Past intro students or more advanced artists are encouraged to sign up for one of our Painting Studio classes - check http://nickelplatearts.org/classes/painting for those options.
Upon registration, the supply list will be sent to you to purchase your own supplies. If you'd rather purchase your supplies through Nickel Plate Arts and have the instructor ship them to you, there is an option at check out to add "Oil Painting Class Supplies"
Supplies generally include (ordered from Dick Blick): Oil, Set of 10, 38ml (Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red Hue, Ultramarine Blue, Lemon Yellow, Yellow Ochre, Viridian Hue, Raw Umber, Burnt Sienna, Titanium White, Ivory Black) Oil, Cad Yelo Hue, 38ml Oil, Cerulean Blue Hue, 38ml Disposable Palette Paper W&N Refined Linseed Oil Princeton Brushes, Set of 7 Palette Knife, Style 50 2-9"x12" stretched canvas 1-Pack of 5, 9x12 canvas panels Dawn Liquid Dishsoap Rubber dishwashing gloves Roll of Foil Roll of Paper Towels
This class is led by professional artist and educator, Jeannette Pomeroy Parssi, who has been teaching painting and drawing for more than 15 years. 2021 will mark her 8th year as a member of the faculty at Michigan’s famed Interlochen Center for the Arts summer art camp, where she teaches Painting & Drawing.
*All information is accurate at the time of posting – content is subject to change.