Painting the figure in BLOCK T this September

Nicholas B RobinsonBlock-T Smithfield, figure, figure painting, Florence Academy of Art Sweden, nude, oil painting, painting, painting course, workshop, Workshops

Join us at BLOCK T for 2 days of painting the figure this September. Bookings can be made at eventbrite here. The suggested materials list based on what is available at Evans Art Supplies, D7 is: • white spirit (Douglas, or Bartoline Low Odour) • turpentine (Douglas) • willow charcoal • wooden palette • palette knife • canvas (minimum size approx 30 x 40cm or … Read More

Photos from the Jordan Sokol demo at FAA, Sweden

NicholasFlorence Academy of Art Sweden, Jordan Sokol, oil painting demo, portrait


Can’t believe it’s been a week already since Jordan Sokol did a two-day portrait demo at the Florence Academy of Art, Sweden, which I attended. (I will just get these photos up and add some commentary later.) Day 1 (24/5/14) Setting up. Jordan recommended spending a long-time setting up and even to include this into the cost of your model-cost considerations. The panel … Read More