Finnish Summer:  Oil Painted Landscapes

Finnish Summer: Oil Painted Landscapes

9 and 10 Jul 2024 | 2 day | Full days


RWA Drawing School Studio, RWA, BS8 1PX


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9 and 10 Jul 2024

Tutor - Catherine Knight

2-day workshop

Tuesday 9 and Wednesday 10 July 2024, 10am-4pm

Discover the work of Finnish artists Akseli Gallen- Kallela and Helene Schjerfbeck with a focus on their summer landscapes. We will explore their approach to depicting light reflected on water and the distinctive Finnish landscape of lakes and forests. You will have a chance to explore their colour palettes and application of paint. In the final session we will develop our own composition in response to their styles. All basic materials are provided although we recommend bringing your own brushes in a range of sizes if you have them. Suitable for all abilities.

Please bring something to take your work home in and wear clothes suitable for a studio environment.

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Participants must be 16 or over.

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