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Plein-Air Acrylic or Oil Painting Workshop - Tutor: Julia Borodina - When: Tuesday 23rd July 2019
Time: 10am - 3pm - All levels welcome - All materials and refreshments included - (just bring a packed lunch) - Limited places available - Cost: £45 - Suitable for all levels

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Learn how to paint skies and clouds on Plein-air with acrylic or oils. During this session you will be painting outdoors (weather permitting), outside the York Art and Crafts studio, overlooking countryside views close to Copmanthorpe. The focus will be to build confidence when painting in the outdoor environment, to inspire by various light conditions and to develop resilience to changing weather. You will explore how use your brushes and other tools effectively, when painting skies as part of a landscape. The session will start from a demonstration and discussion of the focus for the day, followed by practical work.

  • A hands-on course for beginners to intermediate painters;

  • All equipment and materials for outdoor painting are provided;

  • You will produce a number of short and one long study.