August 16-18, 2019

Patched Nets300

This vibrant workshop combines multiple media techniques with oil, cold wax , pigment sticks and collage on a variety of surfaces, emphasizing unity of design, texture and color. We work with a combination of both dry and wet media, including soft pastels , watercolor, oil paint/ sticks/ pastels., charcoal, graphite and collage. Acrylic media can serve as a base underpainting. . All Imagery applicable. Appropriate for continuing painters. 

 Sat-Mon.10 am-4 pm                         Tuition: $ 350
Studio 55,  55 Howe Road                  Materials fee $ 30 to instructor
Martinez, CA                                         Register:online:www.studio55martinez.com
94553                                                        (through PayPal)
Tel. 925 937-6422                                 mira@mirawhitefineart.com


PAINTS: Your collection of oil paints, including white , black, yellow and /or   raw sienna scarlet red, rose red, ultra  and pthalo blue- other colors viable.

PIGMENT STICKS: R & F or Sennelier or Paul de Marrais(online only)

MEDIUM: Gamblin Cold Wax medium or Dorlands( prefer Gamblin)Gamblin  Gamblin Galkyd Gel tube

SOLVENT: Citra Solv ( pint or quart)- container with lid and spray bottle


2 Arches Oil Paper pad–9×12” or 12×16” or 1 of each
3 sheets Arches oil paper 22×30” available (3 pack @ Amazon)2 or cradled 2 or 3 cradled panels- no smaller than 12”x12”


2-3 palette knives (trowel type blade) , any additional scraping tools bowl Bowl silicon scraper–Messermeister from Amazon. Smooth foam rollers Color Shapers 2” or 3”(from Jerry’s or Amazon) Smooth foam SmoothSmooth Foam rollers  Assorted Brushes, Masking Tape Powdered Graphite Powder and/or powdered pigments Masking Tape, Assorted Assorted Brushes Waxed Paper
Art Graf black carbon square or
Art Graf set of 3 carbon squares black, graphite  white gloves or protective Protective nitrile gloves cream for hands photos or sketches for NewsprintNewsprint  and other collage papers of choice




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