Tutorials are held on the third Saturday of the month. Doors open at 8.30am to set up ready for a 9:00am start, through to 3:00pm Bring your own lunch, morning tea, drinks, a small table, easel, appropriate art supplies. The cost of each tutorial/workshop is $25 for the day for members and $30 for visitors/non-members. ALL WELCOME
Brett Belot 19th February 2022 Portraits – Location to be advised
DRAWING MATERIALS – easel, drawing board, drawing paper, kneadable rubber, bulldog clips or similar, Graphite Pencils 2B, 4B, 6B, charcoal. Cotton buds, cotton balls, blending stump, ruler.
PAINTING MATERIALS – 40cm x 30cm Canvas or canvas board. Oil / Acrylic paints (blue, yellow, red, white, brown.. bring what you have) Oil / Acrylic painting medium, No 2 & 4 Flat/Filbert (other favourite brushes), Jar, Palette, Palette knife, Rags, paper towel, odourless solvent, blue tac / Bulldog clips
Brett will bring graphite pencils, blending stumps and some other blending materials, the image we will work from, rulers for gridding, electric erasers, brushes for blending.
I will supply each participant with a workbook which they get to take home, we will talk about and work through various exercises to create our portraits. Each portrait is created from a photograph that I supply to the participants.