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Landscape Painting with Karen Lynn Ingalls
Taught by Karen Lynn Ingalls
Saturday & Sunday, August 17-18, 10 AM — 5 PM both days — bring a lunch!
at the Calistoga Art Center, 1435 North Oak Street, Cropp Bldg, Calistoga
$185 for CAC member, $210 for non-members — includes Karen’s mini-book on Landscape Painting. Painting materials not included.
Maximum of 12 people, minimum of 4. Sign up early to ensure your place!
Have you ever looked at a beautiful scene, and wished you could capture it on canvas? You'll learn how here, creating a landscape painting from a photograph, and using a limited palette and water–soluble acrylic paints.
This all comes from a perspective of non-judgement – it's essential to tame the inner critic in order to be creative! We paint in a spirit of discovery and experimentation.
In this workshop, you will learn:
How to create a landscape painting from a photograph
How to choose your palette, mix colors, and create beautiful color harmonies
How to begin – and where to take it from there, working with the big shapes in the painting
How to approach composition and design
How to give your landscapes the illusion of distance
The inner game of painting (how and why to tame your inner critic)
By the end of the weekend, you will have a landscape painting to take home with you. You will also take home Karen's mini-book on Landscape Painting, as a resource for your landscape painting from here on out.
This class is designed for people with at least some previous acrylic painting experience.