The goal of this class is to introduce plein air painting methods using water based oil paints.
Topics covered: Introduction to water based oils; rendering the landscape; how to create atmosphere and distance; creating compositions; capturing light, shadow and color; responding to the landscape.
Materials provided: Drawing surfaces, charcoal pencils, water based oil paints, mediums, brushes, painting surfaces. It is highly recommended to bring outdoor easels and chairs if you have them.
Bjorn is a representational impressionist artist with an extensive background in figure drawing, portraiture, and plein air painting. He has worked as an assistant figure drawing teacher at Humboldt State University before graduating there with a BFA in 2006.
May 16th, 23rd, 30th
10:00am – 1:00pm meet at the Hoffman Center
$60 for three sessions, $15 materials fee
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Please register by sending name & phone number with payment ($75) to:
The Hoffman Center
P.O. BOX 678
Manzanita, OR 97130
Class size is limited (10 people) sign up early to reserve a spot!