This course is studio based exploring oil painting techniques. Working from small pictures to large, how to interpret photographs working with still life and possibly models. Plenty of relevant demonstrations on technique and one to one assistance.
Painting Oils – Working in the studio from Portrait, the Figure and Still Life. Roger will show you how to work from tonal planes of the face and human form, seeing shapes as shapes rather than just documenting features. By this method you will be able to get a likeness quickly, directly and with a painterly effect. Most sessions will have two models
Discover the excitement and satisfaction of painting with oils on a two day workshop in Woodbridge
Following the progression of a painting through the duration of the workshop means that you will have a firm understanding of oil techniques. We also know that you will be inspired by the beautiful riverside surroundings.
We will be working outside and in the Art Safari Studio, where we will have refreshments and lunch to keep us fuelled.
The Art Safari Studio is on the quayside in the pretty market town of Woodbridge, Suffolk, with fabulous views of the Deben Estuary and its boats from the elevated deck. The iconic Tide Mill is just a few steps away and the mysterious Anglo-Saxon burial site at Sutton Hoo is just across the river.
Enjoy the company of your fellow artists with two fulfilling days of artistic exploration. A guideline equipment list will be provided.
Workshop Cost £190 per person for your tuition including light lunches and refreshments at the Art Safari Studio.
Roger is an old friend of Art In The Algarve and has taught several courses with us over the years . He knows the area well and of course his teaching is one of the best. Roger will cover Oil in this course. His courses consist of working outside capturing people and places as well as doing studio work including portraits, working with life models. This course will be a combination of portrait, working from sketches and painting on canvas. The price includes all accommodation, food and drink and 6 day course.
Join Roger Dellar for this full weekend Plein Air workshop and discover his process and techniques for creating an oil painting from start to finish, whilst working outside.
Artist Roger Dellar is leading this new Art Safari itinerary to the historical coastal town of Chania in Crete, with its beautiful 14th Century Venetian Harbour.
Roger will tutor in oils for this Cretan Art Safari, with demos and tutorials looking at perspective, light, shadow and reflections. This is a place Roger knows and loves and he will share his favourite painting spots in the narrow streets, squares and bustling market places, and on the harbourside.
There will be a day trip to Polyrinnia up in the hill top village with scenic views of hills and peaceful countryside. Lunch will be provided in local taverna.
Our base is a friendly, comfortable hotel in Chania old town and we will walk to nearby painting locations.
Tour cost: from tbc per person sharing excl. flights
Single room supplement: tbc
Call 01394 382235 to book your place.
Painting Plein Air and capturing the scene in under 2 1/2 hours and producing a painterly and impressionistic painting. Advice will be given on how to select the scene, looking for composition and how to provide the essence of the subject. Also advice will be given on equipment, colour mixing, paint application and the use of brush and palette knife, how to use a pochard box for quick colour sketches and how to travel with a minimum of equipment. Painting outside in oils but bring photographic references in case of bad weather.
Painting in this traditional seaside town with it's lovely old streets, buildings and rocky coastline.
Roger will show you how to capture a scene in about 2 hours of painting. Catching light and weather effects using a simple direct approach whilst keeping a painterly approach.
Painting in places like Burnham Staithes, Burnham Market and Morstom Quey. For further information please refer to web site: https://en-gb.facebook.com/pg/arteastanglia. More details to follow.
Plein Air painting of a country estate, Claydon House and gardens.
For further information contact: www.thecourtyardartstudio.com
More information to follow.
Art in the Algarve
This course consists of working outside capturing people and places as well as doing studio work including portraits, working with life models. This course will be a combination of portrait, working from sketches and painting on canvas. The price includes all accommodation, food and drink and 6 day course.
Flights to Faro are not included in the price however this price does include your taxi to and from the airport.