Acacia Rogers - Building Realism in Oils


6 week Beginner / Intermediate

Thursdays 11am - 2 pm

March 5th - April 9th

Fee: $180

Acacia Roger's thorough beginner friendly 6 week class is a perfect start for any new painter, or a great repertoire builder for the intermediate artist. Acacia says she will use a combination of tested and proven academic principals with her own self taught techniques to improve and refine your representational painting skills. We will cover everything from materials and how to select them, to color mixing and values, choosing references, using layers to build dimension and much more.

Acacia uses ample side by side easel time and a group critique at the conclusion. She says, join her in March to take your painting to the next level and learn what you can really achieve.

Included in Course

Detailed explanation of materials

Choosing a good reference for realism

Tips for transferring a reference to canvas

Color mixing and matching

The importance of values and how to apply them

Preparing your canvas

Building realism in layers from color blocking to details

One on one assistance, Q&As, and citiques

Preparing your canvas

Inclusion in my "Student Works" Galleries on my website and social media

We have included some samples of Acacia's Paintings.

Don't miss this 6 week class with Acacia. You can sign up by phone at 603-778-0685 or email at

You can pay for this class by cash or check made out to Brush and Palette.

PO Box 914, North Hampton, NH 03862.