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Sun, Apr 19


FD Book Cafe

Painting Class Series

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Painting Class Series
Painting Class Series

Time & Location

Apr 19, 2020, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

FD Book Cafe, 422 Main St, Gaithersburg, MD 20878, USA

About the event

【Date and Time】

4/19  5/13  5/17  5/31   From 2-5 PM


Single Class: $45

Series Classes: $150, including a free tool kit.

* Minimum of 4 students will be required to open the class. Otherwise we will reschedule a time.

1. Color Theory class 

a. Create a color wheel, which displays three categories of colors: primary colors, secondary colors, and intermediate or tertiary colors. 

b. Create a painting using color theory including complementary colors, color temperature, etc. 

2. Lighting class 

a. Create an underpainting in monochrome color from a still life with strong lighting. 

b. Work in warm and cool colors into your painting.

3. Perspective class 

a. Learn one and two point perspective. 

b. Create a painting from a still life set up using one or two point perspective.

4. Composition class 

a. Learn composition techniques - while there are no unbreakable rules for composition, there are helpful techniques to improve your composition: Rule of third, symmetry, texture, frame inside frame, etc. 

b. Create a painting from a still life set up using what you learn about composition.


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