The background has the incredibly important role of providing context and contrast for the main subject. Having a simple, harmonious background allows the focus to fall entirely on the subject.

Think Twice, Paint once. Decisions, decisions – what is needed to get off to a proper start: Defining your Light Source; Composition; Value; Negative and Positive Space; Colour Choices

Demonstration by the instructor – how to get started with a background using primed, sketched-in subjects on canvas…still life & portraits

It will be a fun day, mostly hands-on. We will stay until we are satisfied with our progress.

Any questions: Contact instructor Florine Duffield Ph 623 565 0605

(Member $70/Non-Member $80)

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