Oil Painting: Methods and Materials

Subject: Painting
Dates: 17 September 2018 - 21 September 2018
Time: 10:30 - 17:30
Location: TBC
Tutor: Dr David Cranswick
Full price
£ 385
Student concession
£ 310
OAP concession
£ 310

By making and using your own materials -oil paints from natural pigments, glazes, wax - learning colour theory and other techniques, gain a thorough, practical understanding of the disciplines developed by Renaissance master painters.

What should I bring?

Please your own brushes:

Classic filbert brushes, sizes 1-6

Pure Kolinsky sable designer brushes, series 22, Sizes 2, 3 and 4

All other materials will be provided.

Who is this course for?

All levels of ability and experience welcome.

What days do I attend?

Monday - Friday

Tutor biography

Dr David Cranswick

David Cranswick trained at the Royal Academy of Arts, London. He received a doctorate for his research into traditional painting materials and techniques in 1999 through The Prince's Foundation School of Traditional Arts. David has taught traditional painting materials and techniques since 1979. He is an MA tutor at the School and is also a PhD supervisor and examiner.

Dr Cranswick is currently writing a book on traditional painting techniques and their underlying craft practices as expressed through the Alchemical tradition.

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