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LEARN TO PAINT PORTRAITS ALLA PRIMA! from the live model! (1 Session)

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Interested? Sign up before 19 September 2020 for Early Bird price only at $330/3 sessions!

Happening on 24 September, 1 & 8 October 2020, 7.30pm – 10pm!

Visual Arts Centre is introducing a new and exciting workshop this September: Learn to Paint Portrait Alla Prima from live model with artist guidance! Join us on this three session workshop for a rare experience that only can be found at Visual Arts Centre!

What is Alla Prima Portrait Painting?

Alla Prima (wet on wet) is a direct painting style where paint is applied wet on wet without letting earlier layer dries. In Italian, the “alla prima” term means “at first attempt”. Originally, Alla Prima is a technique used to paint in one session only to give out a spontaneous and fresh result.

This style was most popular during the Impressionism art movement – an art movement taken place in the 19th century. Prior to the rise of alla prima, artists commonly used layering approach. Artists let each layer dry before applying the next one, which is very time-consuming. With Alla Prima, the paint will stay fresh and easily capture the fleeting of light and vibrant colour of the environment.

Learn to Paint Portrait Alla Prima to embrace the uniqueness of your muse

Have you ever wanting to draw your beloved ones but don’t know where to start? Had you tried various styles of painting but still not able to express your sweetheart as accurate as you imagine? This workshop is totally tailored for you then!

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Michael will go through all process of making a portrait painting: composing face structure, identify facial characteristic, mixing colour, and ways to apply paint on your canvas! Furthermore, Michael will also demonstrate the techniques in three mediums in successive lessons. We are open to oil, acrylic and watercolour. Hence, feel free to express your own personality and style in the painting as well because it is what portrait Alla Prima is all about!

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Join us on this three session workshop to learn to Paint Portrait Alla Prima from live model step-by-step from a live model with international master artist Michael Britton! This is a unique experiences ONLY offered at Visual Arts Centre!

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Alla Prima is also an interested topic for any advance painter who would like to accelerate their impressive painting technique! This technique will challenge your delicate colour mixing technique and your unique sense of colour. Bring in your personal style to paint a portrait that breath life!

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Only six seat is available in order to ample social distancing and proximity to the model. The workshop is open to oil, acrylic and watercolour. Michael will be demonstrating each medium in successive lessons.

Bring your own materials or use the studio’s. Recommended canvas size is 11 x 14″.

Interested in Portrait drawing? Want to improve your skill in drawing human anatomy? Join our monthly Portrait Drawing workshop and Nude life Workshop as well!

Interested? Sign up before 19 September for Early Bird Price at only $330/3 Sessions! Sign up here.

Please do not hesitate to drop us an email at info@visualartscentre.sg or give us a phone call at 6255 0711 for more information regarding this course!

Course description:

Learn to Paint Portrait Alla Prima from live model with artist guidance only at Visual Arts Centre! This three session workshop will help you learn how to paint portraits step-by-step from a live model with international master artist Michael Britton. This wet-on-wet oil painting techniques resulting in a fresh and spontaneous artwork.

Sign up before 19 September 2020 for Early Bird price at only $330/3 lessons!

Email info@visualartscentre.sg or call/WhatsApp (+65)62550711 to RSVP!

Date:

Every Thursday, from 24 September 2020 - 8 October 2020

Time:

7.30PM - 10.30PM

Number of Sessions:

1 Session

Course Fees:

S$ 140

Venue:

Visual Arts Centre Studio

Terms and conditions:

All sessions are to be completed within the course duration stated.

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