Drawing & Painting

Oil Painting (evening)

Tuesday
Sept 14 – Nov 16
All Levels
6 pm – 9 pm
Instructor: Frank DePietro
Members: $290
Non-Members: $315
This course will focus on approaches and techniques for representational oil painting. Direct observation along with working from a photographic reference will be the basis for combining light, shadow, and color to create realistic paintings.
Supply List
  • 12”x16” disposable palette
  • Palette knife
  • 11”x14” and 16”x20 pre stretched canvas or canvas boards
  • Glass jar with lid
  • Odorless Mineral Spirits
  • Paper Towels

Brushes:

  • #1 filbert bristle brush
  • #2 Filbert bristle brush
  • #4 Filbert bristle brush
  • #6 filbert bristle brush
  • #8 filbert bristle brush

Or these brushes (for fine details):

  • #1 round white nylon
  • #00 round white nylon
  • #2,4,6,8 bright white nylon
  • #2 fan brush, white nylon or sable

Paints (Windsor & Newton WINTON suggested):

  • 200ml Titanium white
  • 37ml Burnt Sienna
  • 37ml Burnt Umber
  • 37ml Cadmium Red Hue
  • 37ml Cadmium Yellow Pale or Lemon hue
  • 37ml Cerulean Blue Hue
  • 37ml French Ultramarine Blue
  • 37ml Viridian Green Hue
  • 37ml Alizarin Crimson

Optional supplies:

  • Painting Medium
  • Palette Cup
  • Sta-wet Palette Seal