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25th Jan 2020 Expressive Portraits in Acrylic with Mark Fennel RBSAl
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£70.00
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Expressive portraits in acrylic with Mark Fennell RBSA

Saturday 25th January 2020

10am – 4pm

Beginners or Intermediate Level

This is an inspiring painting day course for beginners or intermediates. If you are painting a portrait for the first time or if you are looking to improve your portrait painting skills and learn new techniques this is a great workshop.

Mark will demonstrate and guide you through his well structured approach to painting a portrait, breaking it down into easy to follow steps that will cover everything from the colour palette and mixing flesh tones to working tonally, initially blocking in shape and form to construct the head through to the finer details to create a good likeness. Mark will give you plenty of one to one tuition and share his top tips for how to get the best from acrylic paint. You will be working directly from a live sitter which will be both challenging and rewarding. No experience needed for this course and it is suitable for the complete beginner to both acrylics and portraiture.

About Mark

Mark Fennell is a professional portrait painter who works to commission from his home studio in the hill top village of Brill in Buckinghamshire.He works predominantly in oils, notable sitters include Antony Worrall Thompson, John Hood, Lord Mayor of Birmingham and singer - songwriter John Otway. His work has been selected for exhibition with The Royal Society of Portrait Painters at the Mall galleries London on a number of occasions. Mark was elected member of The Royal Birmingham Society of Artists in 2007. He is also a member of Buckinghamshire Art Society and was elected member Oxford art society in 2018. As well as portraiture, Mark also enjoys the challenge of painting outdoors, working at speed to capture the fleeting effects of light over landscape. Selected for The Artist and Leisure painter competition, Patchings festival open art exhibition, 2014 and 2018. Awarded The Artists and Illustrators Artist of the year West Design prize 2012 and shortlisted for Artist of the year in 2019. Self portrait shortlisted out of nearly 10,000 entries for the Daily Mail ‘Not the Turner Prize’ and exhibited at The Mall Galleries, London in 2005. Featured on ITV’s ‘A Brush With Fame’ in 2005, portrait of Antony Worrall Thompson was chosen as his favourite.

What to bring:

NB: This is a recommended list of products and if you’re not sure, you can buy products from our extensive mill shop on the day with an extra 5% off. Our shop opens at 9am.

-A pre primed and grounded canvas or board:

**Pegasus can prepare a 16” x 12” canvas for this course – please order yours upon booking. A stretched traditional canvas costs £9.34 and the preparation cost is an additional £2.50. Here is a link to the standard canvases that we sell:

https://www.pegasusart.co.uk/loxley-gold-stretched-canvas-traditional-standard.ir

- A selection of good quality, long handled, short flat synthetic paint brushes for acrylic painters in a range of sizes from 2 - 12, also small round hog brushes size 1 (no water colour/sable brushes)

https://www.pegasusart.co.uk/da-vinci-series-5123-maestro-2-bright-short-flat-brushes-hog-bristle.ir

- Palette knifes sizes 20 and 22 or similar.

https://www.pegasusart.co.uk/palette-knives-set-5-assorted-stainless-steel-birchwood-handles.ir

- Zest It to for cleaning brushes and as an odourless solvent: https://www.pegasusart.co.uk/zest-it-oil-paint-dilutant-brush-cleaner-eco-solvent.ir

- Preferably a stay wet palette and fine mist water sprayer.

- Acrylic paints: Recommended colours: titanium white, naples yellow, cadmium yellow pale, yellow ochre, cadmium red, alizarine crimson, burnt sienna, burnt umber, ivory black, french ultramarine.

Other notes:

• Please ensure you bring a carrier bag with you for taking home your wet painting.

• Please bring a packed lunch with you – there is no café at Griffin Mill.

• Please do bring an i-pad if you want to take photographs and make a record of the sitter (to continue painting him when you get home.)

Please take care to check our Terms & Conditions in relation to our cancellation policy:

https://www.pegasusart.co.uk/terms-and-conditions.irs#workshopterms

Delivery

Free UK mainland delivery on orders over £50.

Delivery is charged as priced on each order (*International delivery exceptions apply).

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