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Continuing Education at PAFA

Plein Air Painting in Key West (ONLINE) PT 605KW_ON

with Joseph Sweeney


Working from photographs of sunny Key West supplied by instructor Joseph Sweeney, learn how to paint from photo references in preparation for working outdoors. Topics include the basics on choosing a prime location, reading the weather and light at a particular time of day, and setting up a landscape palette.  Drawing, composition, and color will be emphasized.  Instruction is geared towards oil, acrylic, and pastel, but experienced watercolorists are welcome.

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Materials List : Sweeney PT 605KW_ON

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Winslow Homer (1836-1910), North Road, Bermuda, 1900, Watercolor and graphite on white wove paper, 13 15/16 x 21 in. (35.40125 x 53.34 cm.), collection of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, accession # 1978.19, Partial Gift and Bequest of Bernice McIlhenny Wintersteen

  • Session 1: Jan 21 - Feb 25th, 2021
    Thu for 6 weeks from 10:00 - 11:30 am

    Will run

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