Date: August 4-6, 2023 Tuition: $675 (includes lunches) Skill level: all levels Maximum number of students: 6 Where: Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio, 813 Edgecliff Drive, Langley, WA 98260 More information and registration:https://www.whidbeyislandfas.com/dominique-medici
What makes great portraits so captivating? Great drawing and composition are important but the subtle relationships between hue, value, chroma and temperature are what really make a portrait glow. In this two day intensive we will investigate some of the skills and techniques that will make your portraits luminous and beautiful.
Themes for the Weekend
Practice an intuitive way of Drawing
Understand the relationship between value and color
Understanding color relationships
Why Attend this Workshop?
Watch Dominique demo and show you a process of painting in clear and consecutive steps.
We will use the basics of color theory to learn a simple color mixing process.
Learn to accurately and consistently mix any color in just 3 steps.
We will learn a 4 step process to break down the portrait into manageable steps
Use a chromatic primary palette of 7 colors that is designed to help you master color.
Use these skills to create 2 paintings by the end of the weekend.
Who is this workshop for?
This unique workshop is limited to 6 students. It will feel more like a private lesson as each student will receive a lot of individual attention.
Skill level is not that important although basic drawing and color theory skills are a plus.
It is for any student that is interesting in receiving instruction and willing to put into practice.
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