Bring your expressive potential to life with amazing acrylic art. Experiment with a variety of acrylic mediums and pigments as you work from a different motif in each lesson. Learn essential glazing, drybrush and impasto techniques for paintings that convey depth and possess roundness of color. Achieve rich textures with mediums and grounds, including nepheline gel and iridescent copper for shimmering light effects. Use mixed-media techniques that are ideal for building vibrant surfaces and rendering floral techniques, including stenciling, scumbling and color washing.You’ll even explore layering techniques using medium, to achieve translucent paint layers that recall classical oil paintings! After this class, you’ll have the skills you need to confidently create inspiring acrylic art that is cutting edge and utterly beautiful.
Dec 06, 2014 - Dec 07, 2014
Acrylic Surfaces Workshop! Using palette knives, assorted brushes, stencils and extrusion tools, we will produce elegant, decorative surfaces on frames and boxes. An Ideal opportunity to produce hand crafted gifts, and custom objects to suit any interior. DETAILS: December 6-7th, 2014, from 10-3PM CAD $250.00 HST included Located at the Tri-Art factory: 4 Harvey St. Kingston, ON Canada WHAT IS INCLUDED? LUNCH, COFFEE & TEA BOXES, FRAMES & TILES TRI-ART LIQUID ACRYLIC & MEDIUMS PAINTING TOOLS (BRUSHES, ETC) COLLAGE MATERIALS PAINTING APRONS ADDITIONAL TRI-ART PRODUCTS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR SALE AT A SPECIAL WORKSHOP DISCOUNT WHAT YOU SHOULD BRING: EXTRA COLLAGE MATERIALS BOXES OR FRAMES (IF YOU HAVE SOME YOU WANT TO USE SPECIFICALLY) IDEAS!