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CPT 105-I18 | Painting from Observation

CPT 105-I18 | Painting from Observation

Mon-Fri 9-4pm 1/8-12 Room: 402

Maximum Enrollment: 12 LBS

Course Description

In this course, discover how painting from observation and abstract ideas of pictorial organization open up opportunities for the making of a strong composition. During this class we will explore the still- life, the portrait, the figure and the landscape . Open to Oils, Acrylics & or Pastels. “"The day is coming when a single carrot, freshly observed, will set off a revolution." - Paul Cezanne.

TUITION: $330 + FEES: $35
CEUs: 3.5

Adeline Goldminc-Tronzo was born in Paris, France and trained in NYC at the Art Students League in the 1970s with Robert Beverly Hale, Marshall Glassier, Joseph Hirsch and Norman Lewis. For more than 35 years her work has been exhibited in both Europe and the US. Adeline also conducts painting workshops in Provence and Paris, France. www.adelinette.com


For Everyone:

  • Sketchbook
  • Pencils
  • Charcoal
  • Kneaded Eraser
  • Paper towels

For Oil:

  • Titanium White
  • Cad Yellow Light
  • Indian Yellow
  • Burnt Umber or Red Umber
  • Cad Red
  • Magenta
  • Ultramarine Blue
  • Phthalo Blue
  • Mars Black
  • Oil Medium or Walnut Oil
  • Canola Oil for cleaning brushes
  • 2 Small metal containers
  • A palette
  • Palette knife
  • Canvas or canvas board
  • Assorted brushes

For Acrylic:

  • Titanium White
  • Cad yellow med
  • Cad Orange
  • Yellow Ochre
  • Cad red med
  • Quinacridone Crimson
  • Phthalo green 
  • Phthalo blue
  • Ultramarine violet
  • Mars black
  • Acrylic medium 
  • 2 large containers
  • Small spray can
  • A palette
  • Palette knife
  • Canvas or canvas board
  • Assorted brushes

For Pastels:

  • Your set of pastels
  • Good colored pastel paper or board (ie: art spectrum or velour board for pastels)
  • A razor blade
  • Blending Tortillions
  • A soft brush
  • Masking tap
  • A drawing board

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