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Continuing Education at PAFA



Color

The Basics of Color (ONLINE) IN604E_ON

$250

with Jill A. Rupinski

Calendar Jun 4, 2020 at 5 pm, runs for 5 weeks

Mixing too much paint, for too long, with poor results? Learn to use color effectively! Explore color mixing, value, temperature and pigment variations through exercises and painting from direct observation of still life objects.  Instruction covers the basics of palette setting, introductory painting methods, materials, and terminology. Apply this visual vocabulary of color to all painting media.  Live Zoom demonstration/lecture, and assignments with regular instructor feedback will promote understanding as you hone your skills.  All levels welcome.  Live Zoom sessions will take place every Thursday, 5 - 7 p.m.

 Materials List Rupinski IN 604E_ON

 Zoom Technical Requirements

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Pastel Drawing (ONLINE) DR 611E_ON

$250

with Jill A. Rupinski

Calendar Jun 5, 2020 at 10 am, runs for 5 weeks

This introduction to soft pastel will guide you through a variety of application methods, from conventional dry use through more painterly wet techniques, and the appropriate supports.  Development of a personal style will be encouraged through observational study of still life objects or alternative source material:   paintings, memory, and photography.  Lectures will address framing, protection, storage, and safety issues.  Live Zoom instruction will be supplemented by assignments and regular instructor feedback in order to promote understanding as you hone your skills.  All levels welcome.  Live Zoom sessions will take place every Friday, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Learning Objectives

  •  Learn to build form, using limited color through broad chromatic associations.
  • Understand how to best build a permanent work from the ground to surfaceExplore the complexities of texture, gradation, and layering.
  • Learn the history and legacy of the pastel medium.

Materials List Rupinski DR 611E_ON

Zoom Technical Requirements

Policy Guide Summer 2020

Image:

Jill A. Rupinski, "On the Edge," pastel, 38 x 25 in.

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