Intro to Oil Painting for Adults

Oil Painting class for adults

Introduction to Oil Painting for Adults (Ages 16+) 

This course is an introduction to the materials, tools, and techniques used in oil painting.  Students are instructed in the skills and methods through lectures, demonstrations, and one on one instruction. Students will work from observation to progress and become skilled and confident with controlling the medium and understanding the process of creating a work of art with oil paint. Students will learn to use color to express form and value, analyze and paint color and plane changes, and depict transitions using warm and cool hues. No prior painting experience is necessary.


Semester:  SPRING 2019
 Saturdays,  Feb 23 – April 13, 2019,   8 weeks
Ages:  16 years through adult
Time:  9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Tuition:  $300 + $45 supply fee
Location: Mason Fairfax Campus,  Art & Design Building 2044