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Oil Painting with Rodd Ambroson

October 3

$15.00 – $195.00
by Rodd Ambroson

Oil Painting with Rodd Ambroson

8 sessions

Thursdays 4-7pm

10/3 -11/21

$195 

Join Master Artist Rodd Ambroson for this 8 session introduction to oil painting. Participants will be able to paint competently at an introductory level. Drawing will be emphasized. Working from home is highly encouraged and will support your in-class instruction.

4-5pm (optional) 1st hour is Beginner Oil Painting Basic Instructions

5-7pm is open studio painting with critique, feedback and customized instruction.

Production goals/options with demonstration:

  • Still life
  • Self portrait
  • Landscape
  • Imaginary

Skill Sets

  1. Preparation for painting support/surface
    1. Stretch canvas
    2. Jesso surface
  1. Understanding of tools and pigments used in oil painting
    1. Brushes/Pallet knives
    2. Cleaning supplies and techniques
  1. Understanding color theory
    1. Mixing paint
    2. Producing compliments of three primary colors
  1. Understanding composition
    1. Golden mean
    2. Rule of thirds
    3. 60% 40% light dark contrast
  1. Basic rules to oil painting
    1. Fat over lean
    2. Thick over thin
    3. Slow drying over fast drying
    4. Never put your pallet on your chair 🙂
  1. Most importantly, increased visual acuity

 

Pre-registration Required.

Adults 15 and older.

Limited to 6 spaces. (Waiting list available)

In class use only supplies are available. Supplies must be purchased to take home. 

 

Contact:

Arianna Olsen

exhibits@josephy.org

541-432-0505 x2

 

Instructor Bio:

Rodd Ambroson – BFA Painting/Drawing, MA Medical Illustration.  Medical Illustrator for sixteen Years.  Bronze figurative sculptor for twenty-four years.  Taught drawing/figure drawing adjunct faculty for nine years.

Details

Date:
October 3
Cost:
$15.00 – $195.00
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Arianna Olsen
Phone
541-432-0505 x2
Email
exhibits@josephy.org

Venue

Josephy Center for Arts & Culture
403 N Main St
Joseph, OR 97846 United States
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Tickets

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Gamblin 1980 Oils - Introductory Set
This set gives beginning painters a thoughtfully constructed palette of luscious Gamblin 1980 Oil Colors to support any style of painting. It includes 37 ml (1.25 oz) tubes of Cadmium Yellow Light, Yellow Ochre, Cadmium Red Light, Alizarin Crimson, Ultramarine Blue, Phthalo Green, Ivory Black, Titanium White, and Solvent-Free Gel Medium, plus a primed, handcrafted panel made from sustainably forested North American birch.
$ 40.00
6 available
Introduction to Oil Painting
Join Master Artist Rodd Ambroson for this 8 session introduction to oil painting. Participants will be able to paint competently at an introductory level. Drawing will be emphasized. Working from home is highly encouraged and will support your in-class instruction.
$ 195.00
6 available
Stainless Steel Brush Cleaner
Airtight Seal with Rubber Loop - The inside of the lid of our paint brush cleaner is equipped with a sealing rubber loop, which has a good sealing and leak-proof effect and prevents the solvent from escaping. This brush cleaner is suitable for use with water, spirits, ink, turpentine and other solvents. Ideal for carrying out painting.
$ 15.00
6 available
Glass Pallet and Palette Seal Box
Description: Posh Glass Tabletop Palette, Clear Size: 12" x 16" Description: Masterson Palette Seal Air Tight Size: 1¾" x 16" x 12"
$ 50.00
6 available