Understanding the Fundamentals of a Landscape Painting
(Beginning & Intermediate)
April 4, 5, 6, 2017 (Tuesday-Thursday)
10:00 am-5:00 pm
Instructor: Donna Bland
Class Fee: $250.00 non-member
$225.00 *BRMAA Member*
This is a great class for beginners and also some experienced students. You will be completing a painting each day!
The emphasis will be on color mixing, sketching a successful composition and what to look for when creating a beautiful landscape painting. You will learn atmosphere, soft edges, mixing colors for 3 values along with individual attention at your easel. Students will be painting from photographs. The supply list include Paints, brushes, easel, canvas, paper towels & odorless Turpenoid. Detailed list will be e-mailed once enrolled in class.
Class is Closed
Call (706) 632-2144 for questions regarding this course and registration. Payment is required to register for BRMAA courses. You may pay via PayPal above, over the phone, or visit The Art Center located at 420 West Main Street, Blue Ridge, GA 30513 to pay in person. The Programming Coordinator is in the office from 10 am - 6pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Donna Bland is a native Texan and now lives in Austin, Texas area. She feels she has been an artist all her life, always looking for an opportunity as a child to use her creativity. She has studied art at The Studet Art League of New York, Scottsdale School of Art, University of Georgia and Tyler Jr. College. Her work career in sales and design helped her dream to be a professional artist. Donna has studied for years with artists in California, Georgia and Texas. She is a member of organizations such as: Oil Painters of America, America Impressionist Society, Austin Plein Air Painters.
As an art student in Georgia, Donna learned to paint scenes that interest her and later realized that art subjects are unlimited. Donna says; "Painting outdoors is wonderful to study light and shadow, still-life settings, portrait, figurative; I love it all". Always an optimist at heart and believing her canvas is the opportunity to a new beginning of color and shape, she translates what she sees.