31 May Juan Ford: Freehand Painting & Sculpture to Painted Artwork
Now offering TWO masterclasses with Juan Ford! That’s two unique opportunities to work with a FOUR TIME ARCHIBALD PRIZE FINALIST!
Both masterclasses feed into each other; there is the option to participate in one or both. One class for $120 or both for $200 – please contact the gallery to obtain the discount!
BYPASS DRAWING: OBSERVATIONAL PAINTING
Saturday 1 June 10am – 4pm
Skip drawing and proceed directly to painting with the aid of a life model in attendance. Essential skills in depicting the human figure will be taught, and individual attention will be given to participants to aid their progression. The class will aim to correct common perceptual errors, as well as those unique to the students. All materials including acrylic paint and primed boards will be provided.
THE INSTANT MUSE: CREATING SCULPTURES FOR PAINTING
Sunday 2 June 10am – 4pm
Juan Ford will guide you through his process of creating unique sculptures to use as a reference for realistic paintings. Create a small sculpture using a collection of found and natural objects, then create a painting using your sculpture as a visual reference. All materials provided. Previous experience in drawing/painting essential.