Chester County Night School

World Class Painting and Drawing

This course is taught by Eo Omwake, who was an instructor at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art in Philadelphia for 24 years. He will guide the student through what it takes to be a fine artist at the highest level. Beginners can learn the basics and then some--or jump right into expression if they wish. Experienced artists will learn the secrets that make a "world class" art. Fun and informative. Eo is known for his wide-ranging expertise in all styles from realism to abstraction. You are guaranteed to advance in making good art. Lots of individual instruction

Dates:March 27 - June 5, 2018   
Number of Sessions:9
Meets:Tu : 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location:Peirce M.S.
Instructor:Eo Omwake

Notes:NOTE: New class dates: 3/20-5/29 (no class: 5/1 and 5/15) For beginners who wish to learn basics with realism please get the following: Stick charcoal (vine or willow charcoal... thin and 3/4" thick- comes in packs of three sticks) Fat - or Chunky charcoal (This is about the thickness of a finger - I believe you can get it on Amazon) kneaded eraser or two a couple charcoal pencils regular pencil stubbs (stumps) (paper sticks with pointed ends) 18x24" Charcoal pad (specify charcoal only... not all purpose generic pad) For those who want to paint please get the following: Acrylic (fast drying) or water based oil paint (slow drying) White (titanium) Black Cad. Red Cad. Yel Cad. Orange Permanent Green or Viridian Pthalo Green Pthalo Blue a vibrant purple Ultramarine Blu Quinacridone Violet Yellow Ocre Raw Sienna Burnt Sienna Burnt Umber palette (If acrylic get a sealable palette) palette knife rags (natural cloth is best) canvas (18”x24” (or bigger) is best) brushes (round bristles, flat bristles - big and small) painting medium (oils) matte medium (acrylic) jars for water or thinner plastic cups w lids (for paint storage) (around the size of baby food jars is good) .... Or go to one of the websites like Blick and pick ones you like! Bring your own art materials and easel. See supply list for recommended materials to bring to first class.

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

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