We have some workshops starting soon at Schoolhouse for Art, Enniskerry. First off, I’ll be starting teaching teaching the Cour de Dessin, commonly known as Bargue drawing. Bargue drawing is now a staple in the current atelier movement and with good reason. I found it invaluable in learning good design, training the eye and also drawing technique. My last Bargue drawing got … Read More
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
I’m looking forward to a week of oil painting at Block-T, Smithfield later this month. So come and join us on the 23rd for 5 days of painting the female figure. Full details, including booking and contact info are all on the Visual Artists Ireland website – or contact us here alternatively. Places have been kept to minimum for optimizing the experience. See you there!
There’s going to be another oil painting the figure workshop at Kennedy’s Art Harcourt St on Saturday the 14th of June. This time we will have a male model for a change. Looking forward to seeing you all there again. Some of you were asking about the Munsell book that is online for free. You can download it here. Enjoy!
On April the 19th Kennedy’s will be holding a second figure-painting workshop. Link here for bookings and contacting the studio. http://www.kennedyart.com/pgs/index.php/demos-a-wshops/156-saturday-19th-april-painting-the-figure-from-life
Unfortunately the April 5th workshop is now sold out. Apologies to anyone who couldn’t book in time for this one. Contact Kennedy’s to put your name for a possible cancellation or alternatively keep an eye out on Kennedy’s website or here for future workshops.
I will be hosting an oil painting workshop in Kennedy’s Art, Harcourt st this coming April the 5th. http://www.kennedyart.com/pgs/index.php/demos-a-wshops/156-saturday-5th-april-painting-the-figure-from-life One of the pictures in the link is a charcoal drawing and the other is a monochrome oil painting, but the workshop will be on oil painting the figure i.e. colour. Those were just the pictures that ended up on the … Read More