This workshop will study painting techniques used by Canadian Painter Bobbie Burgers in creating her beautiful ‘Grand Scale’ floral abstractions.
During the workshop we will explore contemporary painting methods. I will show you how to achieve compositional rhythms and encourage you to embrace bold coloration and sweeping gestural brushstrokes for these paintings.
Suitable for Beginners through to experienced Oil / Acrylic painters.
Fee: $160, does not include Canvas. You may bring your own or purchase on the day from Duthy Street Art, shop will be open during the workshop
What to bring on the day;
A Large (at least 72cm x 101.6cm) good quality canvas
If you are a beginner the girls at Duthy Street Art Supplies can set you up with a starter pack of acrylic or oil painting kit
Oil painters you will to start your first layers with acrylic paint
Palette knifes (various sizes) paint brushes
Soft Rags and paper towels
Containers to put your paint in and for your brush water
Plastic bag (for your used paper towels and rags)
Oil Painters please use ‘odourless solvent’