Floral Painting with Carlo Russo

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Floral Painting with Carlo Russo

10 July, 2018 to 13 July, 2018

USD 595

Academy of Realist Art Boston
112 South St, Boston, MA

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This 4 day class will focus on painting the floral still life in oils. Florals can be a daunting subject and we will try to make sense of the the beautiful forms which have fascinated and frustrated artists for centuries. Since flowers and plants tend to move from day to day and even hour to hour the students will draw and paint directly on the canvas with the brush only. The focus will be on capturing the essentials of the still life and finishing areas wet in to wet. I will give frequent demonstrations and critique as we explore the unique nature of flowers and plants in paint.