Portrait Drawing & Painting Tuesday Morning

DayTimeCourse NameInstructorTuition
202 - Tuesday10:00am - 1:00Portrait Drawing & Painting, Morning SessionManu Saluja$475 Fall
  • Students work with several models over the course of the semester; each model takes a single pose for three or four 6-hour sessions (with 1 hour break). Models are sometimes costumed. Students become familiar with alla-prima portrait painting and focus on light effects and likeness.
  • Please note that you may need only drawing or only painting materials for this class, depending on your individual needs. Please check with your instructor before you purchase materials.
    Drawing:

    • Strathmore Assorted Tints Charcoal Paper pad, Series 500, 18 by 24
    • Drawing paper pad- Strathmore, Series 400, 18 x 24
    • Charcoal pencils – Pitt brand preferred. Soft, medium, hard. 3 of each.
    • Paper blending stumps, small, medium and large
    • Sandpaper block – to sharpen charcoal pencils. Large nail file can be used as substitute.
    • Graphite pencils – HB, 2B, F
    • Rotary Pencil Sharpener
    • Handheld Razor (like box cutter) – Found in hardware store, for sharpening charcoal
    • Kneaded eraser
    • Masonite board and Bulldog clips
    • 14″ knitting needle or skewer (used to help see angles)
    • Artist’s Tape
    Painting:

    • Paper Towels
    • Wood Oil Painters Box
    • Palette
    • Linseed Oil, Liquin, or Stand Oil
    • Gamsol (odorless Mineral Spirits)
    • Aluminum Double Palette cup
    • 2-3/4″ Diamond Palette knife
    • Canvas – various sizes. Artist grade or higher.
    • Artist’s Tape
    Synthetic Sable Brushes:

    • Flat # 12, 6, 2

    Bristle Brushes

    • Filbert # 4, 3
    • Rounds # 4, 2
    Artist Grade Oils:

    • Titanium White 150ml
    • Ultramarine Blue 37ml
    • Viridian Green 37ml
    • Perm Sap Green 37ml
    • Perm Green Light 37ml
    • Cadmium Yellow Light 37ml
    • Cadmium Orange 37ml
    • Cadmium Red Light 37ml
    • Perm Alizarin Crimson
    • Yellow Ochre 37ml
    • Raw Sienna 37ml
    • Raw Umber 37ml
    • Burnt Sienna 37ml
    • Burnt Umber 37ml
    • Ivory Black 37ml