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Portrait Painting

4-Session Daytime Course

Friday, September 6 to 27, 2019 – 10:15 a.m­. to 1:15 p.m.
Code: 1K00PL

By Eric Westbrook

Capturing the likeness of a specific individual in color is a time-honored and essential tradition in art. In this class, students work to improve their observational skills and gain an understanding of color and value. Emphasis is be placed on determining shapes of light and shadow, which serve to define the unique features of a subject.

Model fees are included in tuition. All levels of experience welcomed.

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Instructor: Eric Westbrook

4 sessions; 3 hours each

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