Saturday 16 & Sunday 17 February 2019, 10 am to 4.30 pm
Character and Presence.
On both days we will warm up with some pastel drawings and then work directly from the model ( a different subject for both days) in oils with an emphasis on conveying the sitters character and presence. (Oil paint and mediums will be provided. Please bring painting surfaces and brushes with you. A full list of materials you will need will be provided later) Models fee will be collected on the day.
Martin Brooks is a well known oil painter and portrait artist. Aside from his tutoring, Martin’s work has been selected for the Royal Society of Portrait Painters exhibition at the Mall Galleries. His work has been selected for the BP Portrait award 2016. Recently with the support of the British Council and Arts Council he has spent time in Pennsylvania painting the Amish community. See http://martinbrooksart.com/
Code MBP. Cost £70, plus model fee (collected by Martin)