ONLINE WORKSHOP: Andrew Sookrah: Acrylic: Facing Up! Elevating Your Results in Portrait Painting

  • Mon, July 06, 2020
  • Wed, July 08, 2020
  • 2 sessions
  • Mon, July 06, 2020, 10:00 AM 1:00 PM (EDT)
  • Wed, July 08, 2020, 10:00 AM 1:00 PM (EDT)
  • Barrie Art Club
  • 1


  • Registration Fee $50.00
    PLUS $10 Model Fee
  • Non-member Registration $65
    PLUS $10 Model Fee

Registration is closed

Create Exciting Colour, Form & Line in Your Painting


  • Subject: Portraiture
  • Medium: Acrylic (Some guidance for oil and watercolour)
  • Levels: All
  • Registration:
    - Members: $50.00
    - Non-members: $65.00
    PLUS MODEL FEE: $10 per person

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Andrew Sookrah will take you through a step-by-step process of creating a portrait, beginning with the study of the basic structure of the human face, the proportions, interconnected relationship of elements of the human face and the role light plays in defining form.

About the Artist:

Sookrah is a raw colourist whose free brushwork is confident and powerful. His strengths can be seen in his strong sense of design, exquisite use of effective composition, confident presentation of bold colours.

Andrew Cheddie Sookrah is a Canadian artist living and working in Toronto and an elected member of the Society of Canadian Artists (Honorary), the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour, the Ontario Society of Artists and the Portrait Society of Canada.

Sookrah’s technical knowledge and might of communication lead him into fine art instruction for the past fifteen years. His body of work includes portraiture, figurative, landscape paintings and ceramic sculpture. Sookrah has presented his conceptual / multimedia work at Nuit Blanche in Toronto three times, (2004, 2006 and 2012). His work is currently being promoted by the Art Gallery of Ontario’s Sales and Rental Program and can be found in Corporate and Private Collections in Canada and the U.S.

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