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The Beauty Of Light In Portraiture

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The Beauty Of Light In Portraiture

June 11, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

The beauty of light in portraiture

Sat 11th June | One-off Workshop | 10am-1pm | £15

This workshop will teach students how to use value and tone to enhance the quality of their portrait paintings and drawings. Caroline will be demonstrating in water based oils however students are free to use the medium of their choice. Topics covered will include:

• Different ways to use light in your painting
• Lighting your sitter
• Using contrast to draw the eye
• Using light in composition
• Value range
• Dual light sources
• Cool and warm light
• Hard and soft light
• Colour mixing
• Subtleties of tone

Also included will be the usual help with drawing skills and advice on general aspects of portraiture

YOU WILL NEED

Medium of choice Canvas or paper. Palette if needed. Brushes. Good quality portrait photographs with a range of shadows from which to work.

CONTACT

Tel: 01273 699089 or 07543642277

Details

Date:
June 11, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Venue

BN3 5HR
16 Kingsthorpe Road
Hove, The City of Brighton and Hove BN3 5HR United Kingdom

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