Beginning Portrait Painting Class

In this class we will take a look at portrait painting from a photographic source. The course is aimed at beginner and intermediate artists with a goal of providing some of the basics on how to approach painting a portrait. Any painting medium you have experience with can be used– oil, acrylic paint, or pastels are preferred. We will look at basic forms, values, and colors as well as a few approaches to creating an accurate image. Bring several photographs to pick from.