Acacia Rogers - Painting Animals in Oils


8 week Beginner / Intermediate

Thursdays 11am - 1 pm

January 9th - February 27th

Fee: $225

This thorough beginner friendly 8 week class is a perfect start for any beginner or start for any painter or a great repertoire builder for the intermediate artist. I will use a combination of tested and approved academic principles with my gathered from over 15 years of creating animal art to improve and refine your animal drawing and painting skills.

We will cover everything from anatomy, form and perspective, materials and how to select them. Color mixing and values, choosing references, using layers to build dimension will all be covered. There will be ample side by side easel time and a group critique at the conclusion. Join me in January to take your animal painting to the next level.

Included in Course

*Multiple live demos throughout course

*Detailed explanation of materials

*Animal anatomy for the artist

*Drawing animals and how to simplify the process

*Choosing a good reference image and how to transfer it

*Color mixing and matching

*Importance of values and how to apply them

*How to paint different kinds of fur, scales or feathers

*Building realism in layers from color blocking to details and everything else.

*One on one assistance, Q&As and critiques

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

For supply list visit: AcaciaRogers,

To sign up for this class, contact Brush and Palette Art Classes:

by phone at 603-778-0685, or by 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.