Alla Prima Figure Painting

Come learn the structure of the human figure and practical ways to paint from life. You will learn strategies for assessing and mixing the colors of the live model along with the basic history of life painting, all while getting an overview of painting techniques. You will learn how to start, develop and finish a life painting in a direct alla prima, or wet-on-wet manner.

Please bring a notepad and something to write with.

What you will learn in this workshop:

  • Ability to distinguish color from observation

  • Ability to mix colors

  • Knowledge of basic color techniques

  • Knowledge of using color to paint the life model