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Intro to Oil Painting, StillLife

August 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

@ HorseSpirit Arts Gallery
The workshop will include an overview of materials, color palette choices, and how to create an interesting composition.
Supply List: Students are responsible to bring their own supplies
  • 1. one 9” x 12” stretched canvas or canvas panel
  • 2. several oil painting brushes (suggestion: Blick Economy White Bristle Brushes Combination Set of 6 — Includes one each of Round size 8, Round size 14, Flat size 6, Flat size 14, Bright size 8, and Filbert size 8)
  • 3. odorless turpenoid ( a pint should suffice for a one day workshop)
  • 4. rags (old socks or an old t-shirt cut up make good rags, or buy a bag of rags)
  • 5. two jars with lids for turpenoid
  • 6. table easel (not required, but good to have, available at dickblick for under $16: Blick Studio Table Easel by Jullian)
  • 7. Gamblin Solvent Free oil paint medium
  • 8. disposable palette (I prefer gray matters)
  • 9. oil paint tubes, 40 ml: titanium white, lemon yellow, cadmium yellow, cadmium red, alizarin crimson, yellow ochre, cerulean blue, ultramarine blue, burnt umber*If you already have some supplies in a different variation, we’ll try to work with what you have.


8600 Foundry St
Savage, MD 20763 + Google Map