4 Day Portrait Painting Workshop in Oils with Jess Le Clerc

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In this comprehensive 32hr oil painting workshop, students will learn techniques and skills that Jess has gathered as an emerging Australian portrait painter and teacher. Students will complete a portrait painting from photograph over 4 days, receive daily demos and step by steps from Jess whilst being given guided individual tuition.

Students will learn how to paint with three modes; value, temperature and perspective.

Students will be equipped with understanding of how to design the style of a portrait, how to make an underdrawing, understanding what is important in an underpainting, and how to complete a full colour portrait with individual style, not a copied style.

Jess will also teach methods she has personally learnt from professional artists including Casey Baugh, David Kassan, Shana Levenson and Robin Eley.

Jess will Provide:

  • Winsor & Newton Professional Oil Paints for each student 
  • Easel for each student to work from
  • Glass Palette, Light Box, Mediums
  • Artist quality canvas
  • Light refreshments throughout the day

Students to Provide:

  • Selection of good Brushes  (Jess can advise on what to bring if needed, and will also have brushes for sale)
  • Lunch (There is a cafe next door to the studio, a vegan cafe a short drive away and a fridge at the venue)
  • Travel to and from venue and accommodation if required

Daily Schedule:

  • 8.30am – 10.30am – Demo, theory & step by step by Jess
  • 10.30am -12.30pm – Guided practice
  • 12.30pm – 1:15pm – Lunch
  • 1:15pm – 4.30pm – Guided practice with individual tuition 

Location:

Art School Co.
1/40 Glen Kyle Dr
Buderim QLD 4556

Workshop limited to 12 students.