Figure Painting with Seth Haverkamp: Energized Start, Graceful Finish
In this figure painting workshop, students will work from a live model to vigorously apply paint in simplified blocks to capture the gesture of the pose. Using a limited palette, students will paint with both thin and thick paint, in conjunction with wiping paint out, to achieve a successful drawing.
Students will then work on pushing values to paint in the fall of light and add a three dimensional effect. Using a grey toned canvas with paint scumbled over it, in conjunction with thick paint in the lighter areas, a fully realized figure can be achieved. Paint manipulation and brush handling will be discussed and demonstrated. Seth will discuss how this leads directly into a multiple layered studio figure painting. Seth will also discuss the similarity between painting from life and from photographs.
October 8 – 9, 2016 | 9 am – 4 pm
Pinckneyville Community Recreation Center
4650 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, GA 30071
Hurry, seats are limited. Please reserve your spot today, call 770-975-5886.
$275 Members – $330 Non-Members
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For more information call Ernest Varner at 770-975-5886.
Make checks payable to Portrait Society of Atlanta.
Please include your name, address, phone number and email address with your check.
Ernest Varner (PSA-W)
5031 Oak Hollow Drive
Acworth, GA 30102