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Ann Quinn: Oil Painting Masterclass

Sat 8 July - Sun 9 July, 11:00am

Tickets €75

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Ann Quinn will conduct a two day masterclass in oil painting suitable for both beginners and students. Merging photography with memory and imagination, she will help guide participants to create their own personal paintings.

She will cover many practical issues such as preparing the surface, experimenting with texture and different painting techniques, and gaining more experience with using mediums and colour

Participants should bring photographs that are meaningful to them as a starting point to create their own personal painting. Participants are invited to bring primary colours and also colours such as: magenta, lemon yellow, cadmium yellow, cyan blue or cobalt blue, indigo or prussian blue, red lake or alizarin crimson, burnt umber, ultramarine, titanium white, cadmium red, naples yellow, raw sienna, sap green. Surfaces: Canvas, boards or panels Selection of paintbrushes, old rags, kitchen roll. Mediums: turpentine, refined linseed oil, white spirits and liquin.

 

Ann has exhibited widely throughout Ireland, including a solo exhibition at The Dock in 2013. She graduated from NCAD in 2000 with an honours degree in Fine Art, Painting.  Read about Ann's practice, her influences, and her journeys in art at her website http://www.annquinn.org