Drawing & Painting

Oil Painting

Tuesday
June 7 – July 12
All Levels
6 pm – 9 pm
Instructor: Frank DePietro
Members: $175
Non-Members: $200
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” x1 6” disposable palette 
  • Palette knife 
  • 11” x 14” and 16” x 20" 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