Autumn Light through the Trees in Acrylics

Capture the autumn light through the trees of burnished reds and golds.  A true rendition of autumn working step by step and with photographic reference to complete an autumn scene by the end of the workshop. All abilities welcome.  
10 am - 3.45 pm.  Refreshments included with everyone bringing a packed lunch.
What to bring
Photographic reference will be supplied
Please bring either a canvas to work on or a 6mm mdf board primed with a gesso primer or canvas board
Any of these are good, square in shape around 16"x 16" in size
Any reds, greens, yellows and blues you have along with the following:  
Titanium White
Cobalt blue
Cerulean blue
Olive green
Sap green
Prussian blue
Flesh tint
Buff titanium
Naples yellow
Yellow ochre
Raw sienna
Burnt sienna
These are the basic colours. The tutor will bring his own paints and give a squeeze of any colours you are unable to bring on the day
A selection of acrylic brushes in various sizes – small to large
Jam jar
Palette/large white china plate for mixing paint
Palette knife – optional
Kitchen roll
Please bring an apron or wear clothes you don’t mind getting paint on
The day will consist of a stage by stage demonstration of the painting with the class discussing technique
Don’t forget to bring a packed lunch!

The Art Room, Barlow, Derbyshire
Thursday 11 October
Steve McLoughlin
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