EXPERIMENTAL WET MEDIA II
Three hour class
*Go to the CALENDAR for class dates and times.
LEARNING OUTCOME- Using acrylic and oil paints we will marry these mediums to create unique images, textures and effects. I used this technique to create hundreds of my illustrations.
A. Explore techniques using graphite and acrylic paints on illustration board then applying oil paint to create new effects and refinement.
B. Focusing on experimentation adds a sense of adventure and freedom.
You will need a thick robust paper like Strathmore Bristol paper or hot press illustration board 15"x20," graphite sticks (pencils if you prefer or both), kneaded eraser, barrel/stick eraser, pearl eraser, various size brushes from small to 3" flat brushes, acrylic paints (as many colors as you want), oil paints (as many colors as you want), SpectraFix Spray Fixative, Turpenoid Natural, 2 containers- one for water and for the Turpenoid, palette paper pad or butcher tray (to mix your paints in), piece of cloth or soft paper towels, latex gloves.