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Acrylics 101

May 12, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 30, 2020


Tuesdays 6–9pm
May 12–June 3 (8 weeks)
Instructor Bob Placky

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New painters as well as seasoned artists will receive a complete overview of Acrylics, from mixing colors to the use of mediums and then final varnishes. The class will cover the following foundations skills; brush types & care, paint storage & palette and surfaces & gesso. The following painting techniques will be taught with demonstrations: Alla Prima, Impasto, Imprimatura, Glazing, Blocking In / Underpainting, Scumbing and Collage in a Studio atmosphere. Master Artists will provide examples of each of the painting techniques as well as reference for artistic styles. Learners will share assignments with Instructor and class discussions / critiques will be in a group setting on Zoom. Instructor is available for questions via email, phone and text. Students receive two class updates a week via email with PDF’s of examples. Students will produce a final Acrylic painting.

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  • rplacky@comcast.net

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May 12, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:


Online only
PA United States
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Art Alliance
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