Explore ways into abstraction in this fun and informative 2 day workshop will have you
10am to 4pm. $190 price includes a large ready primed, stretched canvas) with Warrnambool School of Art. Only 10 places so book early to avoid missing out.
How to start abstract painting using a variety of starting points to get you going. Shari will share different techniques to abstract the everyday along with different composition approaches that are fun. You will also learn about different abstract artists and look at their work.
DAY 1 The workshop will begin with a series of exercises with experimentation and technique trials. This will equip you for the following day where we use what we have discovered in this session.
DAY 2 We move onto a large canvas building on what we have done in day 1. to create a finished artwork.
You will leave with a huge resource to inspire your future paintings, a tool bag of new ideas and techniques and one large finished canvas ready to hang at home or sell.
Please bring the following materials
note" I will have some tubes of paint and brushes available to purchase on the day.
Acrylic paints- Golden, Reeves, Art spectrum or Windsor and Newton
titanium white and any other colours you might have.
A stick of compressed charcoal
2 oil pastels colour of your choice
Canvas paper / oil paper pad A3
Water colour paper 300 gsm a pad or a few sheets A3
rag and paper towel
apron/ smock or painting clothes
Bring any other materials you might like to work with if you have already but not necessary.