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January 24 - March 07, 2023

Painting Fundamentals in Oil (Tuesday) - Winter

385 Anthropology and Art Practice Building • AAPB Building, formerly Kroeber (near College Ave. & Bancroft) Berkeley, CACA  94720 Organized by Berkeley Art Studio $25 instant refund on this event with gift card.

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Conquer your oil-painting fears and create paintings that you will love! During this class you'll learn how to mix colors, create abstract and realistic images, combine painting and drawing, and build a painting from start to finish. This class is geared towards beginning and intermediate students; all levels are welcome. Materials List: A warm and cool of each of the 3 primary colors: 38ml tubes These colors are chosen specifically to understand the mixing of colors while painting. They are simplified to maximize the possibilities while gaining a comprehension of color theory. Alan specifically uses Daler-Rowney Georgian oil color for artists (for best color & economy) Red-  Warm: Cadmium Red Light Hue, Cool: Alizarin Crimson Yellow- Warm: Cadmium Yellow Deep Hue, Cool: Cadmium Yellow Light Hue Blue- Warm: Coeruleum Blue Hue, Cool: French Ultramarine Blue Titanium White Additional paint: primarily for under-painting and a foundation of light: Acrylic - Transperant Raw Sienna (2 oz) Refined Linseed Oil Thinner – Neutral Thin by Eco House Brushes: ½ in, ¾ in, & 1½ in. (or similar) Flat or Filbert Natural hog hair bristle or synthetic bristle combo Palette, wood or plastic Canvas: Multiple prepared (sealed with gesso) canvases, wood or masonite. 16 x 20” or larger preferred (canvas boards OK) Silcoil Brush Cleaning Tank for Thinner Jar, 8oz. resealable small container for linseed oil Rags/Apron/Old clothes Box for materials


January 24 - March 07, 2023


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Ages 18-100


385 Anthropology and Art Practice Building

AAPB Building, formerly Kroeber (near College Ave. & Bancroft) Berkeley, CACA  94720

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