Portland, OR 2022 Art and Soul Workshops

Workshop Details

Jacqueline Sullivan
9:00 - 4:30
Tuesday March 15

Bolder, Faster & Looser Abstract Paintings

$ 170  


What-makes an abstract painting looser and bolder? Is it brighter colors, or maybe higher contrast? It could be the feeling of depth in the painting or the painter’s speed and body movements while painting. The truth is, all of this and more go into creating a dramatic abstract painting. This class will emphasize working quickly and loosely and intuitively to paint your abstract acrylic painting. Composition, Shapes and color will be an integral part of the class.

Materials Fee $15 paid at beginning of class includes:

• All paints and mediums
• Watercolor Paper 140 lb CP - small pieces
• Stencils and Stamps

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

• 4 – 8” x 8” stretched canvasses
• Mark Making supplies
Suggestions - have at least one
• Caran D’Ache Crayons
• Chalk Pastels
• Chop stick
• Fineline Applicator Tool
• Paint Markers
• Charcoaol or Charcoal Pencil
• Brushes - 1 flat (1”) and 1 Round - # 8
• Palette Paper or something else to use as palette
• Water container for rinsing brushes
• Masking Tape