IN-HOUSE: Sam Paonessa: Acrylic or Oil: Interpreting Colour in Light and Shadow

  • Sat, April 29, 2023
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Barrie Art Club
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  • Registration Fee $50.00
  • Non-member Registration $65.00

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Interpreting Colour in Light and Shadow

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  • Subject: Colour in Light and Shadow
  • Medium: Acrylic or Oil
  • Levels:
    - Experienced Beginner
    - Intermediate
    - Advanced
  • Registration:
    - Members: $50.00
    - Non-members: $65.00

This in-house workshop is best suited for the experienced beginner, intermediate and advanced painters.

The workshop focuses on how light and shadow affects chroma. Sam will discuss the importance of developing your observational skills to read and interpret colour in varying light. Editing the composition will also be discussed and tips on using various tools and techniques. Artists can use their preferred medium.

Image will be provided by the instructor. However, students are expected to bring their own printed copies or work from tablets or devices. More experienced artists can use their own images if they prefer.

Demo will be painted in acrylic. Constructive criticism, encouragement and puns are also included.

About the Artist

Sam Paonessa AOCA, OSA is a graduate from the Ontario College of Art in Toronto. His career as a professional artist spanned over 30 years with Hallmark Cards.

During that period Sam traveled and painted plein air landscapes in North America, Italy and Morocco. As an active member of the Ontario Society of Artists he has been sharing his valuable experience gaining recognition as an accomplished painting workshop instructor for numerous art groups across Ontario.

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