July 30-August 2nd
Eureka Springs, Arkansas
Appropriate for all levels.
Nationally recognized artist Nyle Gordon will be teaching a four day
portraiture workshop. You will learn the process of producing a compelling portrait in this painting workshop for all levels, with an emphasis on capturing a likeness while achieving expressive and painterly brushwork. A combination of photos and live models will be used during demonstrations and painting sessions. Questions and discussion are encouraged. Nyle has a casual and inclusive approach to teaching that puts students at ease. Making the rounds to individual students throughout the day will be a priority.
Lunch and or snacks are on your own.
*Easel and palette
*3-4 canvases will be needed suggested sizes: *14x18, *16x20
*Brushes-a variety of sizes of flat, round, and filbert style (bring what you have)
*Minimum color palette:
Cadmium Yellow, Lemon Yellow, Yellow Ochre, Cadmium Red Light,
Alizarine crimson,Ultramarine Blue, Thalo Blue, Titanium White, Ivory Black.
(other colors are optional)
*Paper towels or rags and a container or bag for disposal.
*odorless mineral spirits and a small container for it
* Liquin oil painting medium
Space is limited.
For questions, feel free to email or call;