Painting en Plein Air

April 30, 2014 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
$220 Members, $245 Non-Members
Frank DePietro

Wednesdays, April 16 – June 4 (8 weeks)

Use your brush and palette to explore the beauty of the Brandywine Valley. This class will emphasize traditional plein air painting techniques, focusing on using color to capture light, shadow, and form in landscapes.

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  • travel easel or portable painting set up
  • 12”x16” disposable palette
  • Palette knife
  • 11”x14” and 16”x20 pre stretched canvas or canvas boards
  • Jar with lid for odorless mineral spirits
  • Odorless Mineral Spirits
  • Viva Paper Towels
  • Brushes: #2 Filbert bristle brush , #4 Filbert bristle brush, #6 filbert bristle brush, #8 filbert bristle brush
  • Paint: 200ml Titanium white, 37ml Burnt Sienna, 37ml Burnt Umber, 37ml Sap Green, 37ml   Cadmium Red Hue, 37ml Cadmium, Yellow Pale hue, 37ml Cerulean Blue Hue, 37ml French Ultramarine Blue, 37ml Permanent Green Light, 37ml Viridian Green Hue, 37ml Alizarin Crimson, 37 ml Paynes gray

Optional Supplies:

  • Blending and Glazing Medium
  • Palette Cup
  • Sta-wet Palette Seal
  • Brushes: #1 filbert bristle, #1 round #00 round white nylon brush, #2,4,6,8 bright nylon brushes, #2 white nylon or sable fan brush