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Portrait Painting in Oils from a Photograph

March 13 @ 10:00 am - March 14 @ 4:00 pm

– £170

Art Class

Bring life to your portraits with this introduction to portraiture in oil painting. Learn about the basic palette and facial proportions with plenty of informative demos and instruction over the course of the 2 days.
You will learn the basic pallete for portraiture; How to use oil paints; Where to begin with a portrait; Facial proportions and how to line up.

The course is £170

You will need to bring:
Brush’s- a minimum of four brushes ideally size 0,2,4 suitable for oil painting. (My preference is square long flat)
One 12x16inch (or similar) canvas or board ready for oil paint.
A Palette.
One high quality image of a persons face, ideally with lighting from one side. I will provide the image if needed.


Please note that places will not be secured until the £60 deposit has been paid.



Art Studio
Victoria Retreat
Cheltenham, GL50 2XP United Kingdom
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Francesca Currie


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