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Portrait and Figure Painting

Instructor: Jin Chung
"Tony" by Jin Chung
Tony by Jin Chung

Students will work on their observational skills and gain an understanding of color and value. Emphasis is on completing and refining one’s work in oil or acrylic painting. Beginners are encouraged to work in a monochromatic or limited palette. Model fees are extra. This class is taught on Zoom. Students need to purchase supplies for this class. The supply lists and a kit available for purchase are listed below.

 

For more information, contact The Art League School at 703-683-2323.

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Class Supplies

Portrait and Figure Painting (Acrylic) Supplies

This kit of supplies is available for purchase here, and can be shipped for a fee, or picked up curbside. The kit includes the underlined items. Please indicate in the notes section of your order if you would like to schedule curbside pick-up, or if you need your kit mailed to you. Please contact us at store@theartleague.org if you would like to purchase a selection of items different than the kit.

Students bring their own subject matters, references (ex. photo of landscape/portrait/interior, still life objects), or choose to work from a still life set by instructor. Students can choose to work with either acrylic or oil.

ACRYLIC ARTIST ONLY:

Paints (Liquitex Heavy Body, 2 oz tubes except for white & grey):

Alizarin Crimson Hue                                         Sap Green Permanent

Cadmium Red Deep Hue                                  Viridian Hue Permanent

Cadmium Red Light                                           Cerulean Blue

Cadmium Orange                                              Cobalt Blue

Cadmium Yellow Med                                        Ultramarine Blue (Red Shade)

Indian Yellow                                                     Dioxazine Purple

Light Green Permanent                                      Burnt Umber

 

Titanium White (4.65 oz or bigger)

Neutral Grey (4.65 oz or bigger)

 

OIL ARTIST ONLY:

Paints (Winsor & Newton or Gamblin recommended):

Titanium White (200 ml)                                     Indian Yellow (Winsor & Newton 37ml)

Permanent Alizarin Crimson                               Cadmium Green Pale (Winsor & Newton 37ml)

Permanent Rose                                                Sap Green

Cadmium Red Deep                                          Viridian

Cadmium Red                                                    Cerulean Blue

Cadmium Orange                                              Cobalt Blue

Cadmium Yellow                                                French Ultramarine

Cadmium Lemon                                                Dioxazine Purple

Burnt Umber

 

Acrylic paint:        Neutral Grey (any cheap brand, big tube, to tone canvases)

Brush Washer:    Air-tight Stainless Steel preferred, but a glass jar works too)

Gamblin Gamsol 32oz

 

FOR ALL:

Brushes (W&N or Robert Simmons Signet, Natural Hog Bristle only)

Filbert: #1, 3, 5 (2 of each)    Flat:   #2, 4, 10

Brush holder: to transfer/protect brushes, such as a roll-up

Palette knife: #13

Palette: Masterson palette seal with glass palette (12×16)

Canvases: 3 of 18” x 24” or smaller (tone them with grey acrylic, bring one to class)

Paper Towel: Scott Shop Towel (blue) is preferred

Small Sketchbook

Pencil

 

A kit of supplies is available for purchase online through The Art League’s website, and can be shipped for a fee, or picked up curbside.

The kit includes the underlined items.

Cost is $293.85 plus sales tax of $17.63 for a Total = $ 311.52

Please contact us at store@theartleague.org if you would like to purchase a selection of items different than the kit.

 

 

$311.52

Portrait and Figure Painting (Oil) Supplies

This kit of supplies is available for purchase here, and can be shipped for a fee, or picked up curbside. The kit includes the underlined items. Please indicate in the notes section of your order if you would like to schedule curbside pick-up, or if you need your kit mailed to you. Please contact us at store@theartleague.org if you would like to purchase a selection of items different than the kit.

Students bring their own subject matters, references (ex. photo of landscape/portrait/interior, still life objects), or choose to work from a still life set by instructor. Students can choose to work with either acrylic or oil.

 

ACRYLIC  ARTIST ONLY:

Paints (Liquitex Heavy Body, 2 oz tubes except for white & grey):

Alizarin Crimson Hue                                         Sap Green Permanent

Cadmium Red Deep Hue                                  Viridian Hue Permanent

Cadmium Red Light                                           Cerulean Blue

Cadmium Orange                                              Cobalt Blue

Cadmium Yellow Med                                        Ultramarine Blue (Red Shade)

Indian Yellow                                                     Dioxazine Purple

Light Green Permanent                                      Burnt Umber

 

Titanium White (4.65 oz or bigger)

Neutral Grey (4.65 oz or bigger)

 

OIL ARTIST ONLY:

Paints (Winsor & Newton or Gamblin recommended):

Titanium White (200 ml)                                     Indian Yellow (Winsor & Newton 37ml)

Permanent Alizarin Crimson                               Cadmium Green Pale (Winsor & Newton 37ml)

Permanent Rose                                                Sap Green

Cadmium Red Deep                                          Viridian

Cadmium Red                                                    Cerulean Blue

Cadmium Orange                                              Cobalt Blue

Cadmium Yellow                                                French Ultramarine

Cadmium Lemon                                                Dioxazine Purple

Burnt Umber

 

Acrylic paint:        Neutral Grey (any cheap brand, big tube, to tone canvases)

Brush Washer:    Air-tight Stainless Steel preferred, but a glass jar works too)

Gamblin Gamsol 32oz

 

FOR ALL:

Brushes (W&N or Robert Simmons Signet, Natural Hog Bristle only)

Filbert: #1, 3, 5 (2 of each)    Flat:   #2, 4, 10

Brush holder: to transfer/protect brushes, such as a roll-up

Palette knife: #13

Palette: Masterson palette seal with glass palette (12×16)

Canvases: 3 of 18×24 or smaller (tone them with grey acrylic, bring one to class)

Paper Towel: Scott Shop Towel (blue) is preferred

Small Sketchbook

 

A kit of supplies is available for purchase online through The Art League’s website, and can be shipped for a fee, or picked up curbside.

The kit includes the underlined items.

Cost is $451.73 plus sales tax of $2710 for a Total = $ 478.83

Please contact us at store@theartleague.org if you would like to purchase a selection of items different than the kit.

 

 

$478.83

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