Light and Shadow: Introduction to Chiaroscuro for Oil Painting
Ages: 18 - No Limit
Ability: Beginner Intermediate
This workshop will teach students how to render the four basic shapes--sphere, cube, cone, cylinder--in light and shadow enabling them to create a three dimensional image on a two dimensional surface in oil. There will be a focus on the foundational rules and benefits of using light and shadow (Chiaroscuro), and demonstrations on how to effectively light objects to see areas of light and shadow.
Basic experience in drawing and painting