WHEN: 9.30am-4.30pm, Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th November 2016
WHERE: Rosby, 122 Strikes Lane, Eurunderee MUDGEE
COST: $200 per student. Includes complimentary morning tea & lunch
David Newman-White returns to the easel to explore the landscape using oils or acrylics. Examine composition, colour and application of oil or acrylic paints all within the sultry surrounds of Rosby vineyard!
En Pleinair Painting Definition
Pertaining to a manner or style of painting developed chiefly in France in the Mid-19th century, characterized by the representation of theluminous effects of natural light and atmosphere as contrasted with theartificial light and absence of the sense of air or atmosphere associatedwith paintings produced in the studio.
Designating a painting executed out of doors and representing a directresponse to the sceneor subject in front of the artist and having the qualities of air and natural light.
In this workshop we will be working directly from the landscape of Rosby Vineyard and surrounds. You can choose paint in either oil or acrylic paint.
In case you need to supplement your palette the following colours will are suggested:
Earth Tones: Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna, Raw Umber, Raw Sienna, Yellow Ochre
Reds: Cadmium Red, Ali zarin Crimson, Magenta, Pilbra Red, Indian Red
Blues: Ultramarine Blue, Phthalo Blue, Ceurulean Blue
Yellows: Cadmium Yellow, Lemon Yellow
Greens: Olive Green, Viridian Green, Terra Vert,
Purples: Purple Lake (Winsor & Newton), Mars Violet (Art Spectrum), Dioxazine Purple
White: Large Titanium White
Suggested Brands: Winsor & Newton, Winton, Art Spectrum
Canvases, 2 small 30cm x 40cm, 2 medium canvases 45cm x 60cm and one larger canvas 60cm x 90cm.
A set of palette knives
Brushes: Flat Bristle – Size 1-16
Palette: Timber or plastic
Mediums for oil: Lean Medium, Odorless Turps
Extras: Rags, tins for decanting mediums ‘no glass’.
Camping chair, small fold up table.
Tent pegs and rope to secure youreasel in case of the occasional strong breeze, advisable.
Your own box style easel if preferred otherwise you can use Rosby’s
Sunscreen, hat, long sleeves
There will be a selection of materials available for purchase at the workshop.
Additional; Easels & stools are provided, but if you have a special seat the bring that. If you have your own portable (collapsible) side table that may help also.