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Portrait Painting with Nick Martin

Thursday 1010.30amNovember
2016

Workshop

Quay Arts

Sea Street
Newport Harbour
Isle of Wight
PO30 5BD

01983 822490

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Portrait Painting with Nick Martin

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Portrait painting 1139x500

Date: Thu 3 November

Time: 10:30am to 12:30pm

Price: £50 - £45

Venue: Jubilee Stores

3 week course from 3rd to 17th November

We will be looking at successful portrait painters from throughout Art History and referencing their approaches to portrait painting. Starting with the structure of the face, participants will study profile, three quarter and ‘face on’ angles, while drawing from a model. We will work from male and female models and paint portraits in the style of Holbein, Mondrian and the Scottish Colourists. In the last session we will paint a portrait using participants’ own approach.

Materials: please bring acrylic paint, small soft brushes, Daler board or small canvas and a desk easel if you have one.

Please bring Cartridge Paper and drawing materials: Pencils, Charcoal, Graphite, Erasers.