Painting Today

September 21, 2021



This course offers a thematic approach to the hands-on study of painting. Topics in Painting Today I include The Photographic, The Figure and Painting Space. Class exercises and projects will be supplemented with visual presentations on historical and contemporary artists working within the specified themes. Some painting experience recommended.
Tuesdays 6pm – 9pm, Sep 21 – Dec 14 Online Delivery
Neil McClelland

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Paint - oil or acrylic:
- quinacridone red (or similar)
- ultramarine blue
- lemon yellow (or equivalent—should say PY3 on the tube)
- titanium white

- 1 or 2 interesting magazine photos in colour
- 2 small or medium sized surfaces to paint on, appropriate for oil or acrylic (any suitable gessoed surface, stretched canvas, canvas paper, gessoed wood panel, etc)
- recommended brush: #12 “bright” brush: Hog bristle for oil, and a stiff synthetic for acrylic
- oil painters: rags, and odourless mineral spirits (OMS)
- mediums

September 21, 2021
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Vancouver Island School of Art
302-733 Johnson Street
Victgoria, BC, V8W 3C7