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Introduction to Painting: Materials & Techniques


An introduction to the basic skills and processes of rendering an image in paint. Students work with simple subject matter, including still life, reproduction, and live models. Emphasis is on craft with special attention given to the role of contrast in seeing, color as value, color mixing, paint as material, and the process of building the surface. Students use oil or acrylics. Course may be repeated.

Prerequisite: XDWG1001 Drawing and Composition or equivalent experience.

First Class Materials: 1 tube black oil paint, 1 tube white oil paint, 16 x 20" canvas board, 1/4" flat brush, 1" flat brush, 9 x 12" disposable paper palette, 1 pt. turpenoid or gamsol, jar with lid, rags, soap

Course Details
Course Code: XPTG1128
Meetings: 10
Credit Hours: 1
Lab:
Section 1 Painting
Instructor: Roni Feldman
Meeting Day(s): Sunday
Meeting Time(s): 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Meeting Date(s): June 05, 2016  -  August 21, 2016
No Meeting/Special Note: no mtg: 7/3 & 7/31
Class Size: 12
Meeting Room:
Location: Goldsmith Campus
9045 Lincoln Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045-3505
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Credit: Reg #: Fee:
Non-Credit 25285 $435 Add to Cart
Certificate 25286 $475 Add to Cart
Credit 25287 $1320 Add to Cart
10 of 12 seats available (last 2 seats are not available online)
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