Plein Air Painting in the United States is quickly becoming a favorite past time of professional and amateur artists alike. Mastering painting outdoors can be daunting. Suzie’s humorous and informative manner makes tackling this multifaceted challenge a fun and rewarding experience.
Understanding the nature of light gives the artists and an extra measure of creative control over their painting. Suzie’s demo will kick off with a lecture about light and color and how different light sources; primary, secondary and reflected light, affect the scene so that you can understand and apply these theories to your next painting excursion.
*materials kit includes: Disposable palette loaded with oil paints for the days work, Gamsol (thinner), cup for Gamsol, oil primed panel, paper towels, trash bag, sketch book (brushes will NOT be provided and a limited number of easels will be available for students who don’t have portable easels)