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Painting the Figure in Oils

Saturday, January 14, 2017 to Sunday, January 15, 2017

Saturday, 9 AM - 12:30 PM and 5-8 PM; Sunday, 1-4 PM

Mississippi Museum of Art

This two day, three session workshop, led by artist/instructor Jerrod Partridge, introduces students to both direct and indirect processes of oil painting. Students paint a model from life, focusing on capturing color, form, and light. Jerrod is a 2004 graduate of the New York Academy of Art, and his work will be included in the upcoming Mississippi Invitational at the Museum.

Saturday, Jan. 14
9 AM -12:30 PM
5 PM -8 PM
Sunday, Jan. 15
1 - 4 PM

Students should bring these materials:
• palette
• palette knife
• brushes of your preference
• odorless mineral spirits
• paper towels
• sketchbook and pen/pencil
• all oil colors in your possession
• two Canvases or panels between 9"x12" - 16"x20", primed with white gesso or paint

Members receive 15% off registration. Click here to register.

Photo credit: James Patterson