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Strength Through Simplicity
Two Alla Prima Portrait Approaches
Seth Haverkamp will demonstrate how to explore the essentials of a person and paint only what is needed to make a successful portrait. In this two day workshop, you will paint two complete portraits in two different styles and discover that a likeness and a strong three-dimensional head is best achieved through large shapes.
First Approach: Limited palette, drawing large shapes. Emphasis in this approach will be placed on structure which comprises an accurate description of features, value placement and edges.
Second Approach: Full palette, painting accurate colors and the light directly, with no drawing or underpainting. Emphasis in this approach will be placed on shapes. By not focusing on drawing but instead focusing on only shapes, our drawing has the potential to be more accurate and our likeness correct.
August 22 – 23, 2015 | 9 am – 5 pm
Location: Jones Bridge Park, 4901 East Jones Bridge Road, Norcross, GA 30092 – See MAP here
Hurry, seats are limited. Please reserve your spot today, call 770-975-5886.
$250 Members – $305 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