Painting the Portrait Class

Beaman Cole

 Painting the Portrait Class

In this portrait painting 6 week class, Beaman will lecture with drawn or painted demonstrations  
about the following:
Understanding the skull
The Head and shoulders in perspective
Facial components
Arrangement and Composition
The Color Palette
Value and Edges
Brushes and Handling
Painting Hair
Color Theory Survey of the Masters
Beaman Cole will also demonstrate:

  This six week class will cover portrait painting.  We will study the facial features, the head in perspective, lighting, planning and a survey of master portraits.  Prepare to do sketches with charcoal or graphite.  Students will have the option to use any painting media (oil, acrylic, watercolor, colored pencil, pastels). Cole will demonstrate with charcoal and oils throughout the class.  Critiques will be provided.


6 week class starts September 26
Fridays 6 - 9 p.m.
Fee: $180
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