Oil painting is the most used in our age according to personal tastes and styles but the basics are still essential to be able to then carry out autonomous paths. How to start and how to proceed, the choice of colors, overlaps and shades: those essential notions that the teacher personally shows in each lesson in order to understand and implement. In 4/5 lessons of two and a half hours each, it will be possible to complete a painting of medium difficulty.
The days on which the course will take place are Sunday afternoons from 15 to 17.30 and one midweek to be decided with interested parties. The cost is €30 per lesson and includes materials such as colors and brushes. The choice and purchase of the canvas will be the responsibility of the participants. The classes have a maximum of 5 participants.
Oil painting is a classic and fascinating art form that has captured the imagination of artists of all ages. Its versatility, depth of color and ability to create unique shades and textures make oil painting a rewarding experience for art enthusiasts. Whether you'd like to explore this fascinating technique or enhance your existing skills, an oil painting class can be the ideal opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of oil art.
We will provide an overview of the art of oil painting, including its history and origins.
We will explore the materials
that are deemed necessary for oil painting, such as oil paints, brushes, canvases and solvents, providing advice on selecting the best products.
We will describe the basic techniques used in oil painting, such as applying colors, blending, blending and retouching.
We will illustrate the various brushstroke techniques, such as light-dark brushstroke, layered brushstroke and impasto brushstroke.
We will explore the typical content of an oil painting class, which could include lectures, hands-on demonstrations, guided exercises and individual projects.
We will discuss the importance of learning color theory, perspective and composition to develop a solid artistic foundation.
We will list the benefits of taking an oil painting class, such as the opportunity to learn from expert teachers, receive critical feedback, and share the experience with other artists.
We will discuss the therapeutic aspect of oil painting, which can contribute to relaxation, concentration and stress reduction.
An oil painting course offers a fascinating journey into artistic expression and creativity. Whether you're a beginner looking to learn the basics or a more experienced artist looking to perfect their skills, an oil painting class can provide an inspiring platform to explore and experiment with this wonderful painting technique. Not only will you acquire valuable artistic skills, but you will also be able to enjoy the emotional and therapeutic benefits
Teacher Frida artist graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts and our drawing and painting teacher