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Beginning Oil Painting

8-Session Evening Course

Thursday, April 18 to June 6, 2019 – 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Code: 1K00JU
Tickets
$235
Member
$285
Non-Member
By Shahin Shikhaliyev

Lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on experimentation introduce the medium of oils. Working from museum masterpieces, still-life arrangements or your own favorite photos, explore basic painting techniques, including color-mixing, scumbling, and glazing to gain the technical background and experience you need to get started as a painter.

Experience in drawing is helpful but not necessary. Guidelines for handling toxic chemicals and their waste products are stressed.

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Instructor: Shahin Shikhaliyev

8 sessions; 3 hours each

Location
S. Dillon Ripley Center
Room 3038/39
1100 Jefferson Dr SW
Metro: Smithsonian (Mall exit)