Painting with Shirley Hales: Add Life to Your Paintings with People (Ages 16+)

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DateMarch 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Time10:00 am - 02:00 pm

Location 10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States

Member's Price $75

Non-Member's Price $90



Event details

Learn how to bring life and visual interest to your landscapes or cityscapes by placing people in your paintings with a few simple strokes of your brush. This 4 hour one-day workshop led by Shirley Hales dispels the notion that painting people is difficult. Lots of time for practice and instructor assistance. Discover how easy it is….and fun!

Supplies Needed:
Several sheets of 140 lb watercolor paper – (for practice and to complete an 11 x 14 painting)
Flat watercolor brushes ¾” or 1 “ AND ¼”
Round watercolor brushes No 5 or 6 AND No 10 or 12 All with fine points
Alizarin Crimson
Cadmium Red
Cerulean Blue
Ultramarine Blue
Winsor or Sap Green
New Gamboge
Burnt Sienna
Chinese White
Payne’s Grey
Misc: Container for water, paper towels, palette with space for mixing paint, support board for paper.
Optional: sketching pencil, kneaded eraser