Area of Operation: Florida (Boca Raton)
Concept to Creation. Abstract Painting/ Modern Art Explore how to use color, texture, and gesture to create expressive abstract paintings or artwork in any medium. Creative thinking activities guide you to discover personal imagery and identify your unique style. Learn how to selectively use a myriad of acrylic gels, translucent glazes, pours, and molding paste, as well as iridescent colors. This workshop is inspirational, encouraging and explorative. Bring your biggest brushes and expect lots of fun and action. Bring large canvases with big brushes, students explore composition, mark making, personal symbols, and layering. Re-energize your painting by being completely intuitive and spontaneous. Whether your style is loud and energizing or calm and relaxed, learn to trust your own artistic urges while taking risks to create powerful art. This 2-day atelier is for expanding your reach, experimenting, and discovering.
Date: February 18th, 2018 - February 19th, 2018
Time: 09:00 AM - 05:00 AM
Contact: Ms Lady
Event Open to Public
The A to Z of Acrylics and QoR WC Event Description: Innovation and new technology are changing the options for ACRYLIC art exploration! This lecture packs in a ton of valuable information about acrylics, guiding listeners through the basics while opening up new possibilities. Also covered is Williamsburg Paints and the new QoR Watercolors! Gain information about mineral and modern pigments and how this relates to clean color mixing, glazing and the creation of fabulous new colors. Learn the unique properties of Fluids, Heavy Body, and the OPEN acrylics. Discover Interference and Iridescent paints for unusual effects. Get a grip on the many gels and mediums and how they can change texture, saturation and intensity of color, used for sculptural effects and more. Check out the amazing new grounds to prepare truly, contemporary surfaces for painting, drawing, pastel, digital printing and mixed media. Discover how acrylics can simulate oil and watercolor, even gouache, yet are infinitely more versatile. Each lecture includes an array of examples of these materials put to use. Attendees leave the lecture enthusiastic to explore the extensive potential of acrylic painting!
Date: November 11th, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Contact: Nancy DeSouza
Event Open to Public