Still Life in Oils

Still Life in Oils

September 6 – October 11, 2018
Guest Instructor | Catherine Bobkoski
Six Thursdays  | 3pm-6pm
Tuition | $325
Reserve your spot by sending a check to The Art Studio, 6450 Westminster Bl, Westminster, CA 92683

Pay online, $325 + 10.05 handling fee


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This workshop is designed to set any oil painter up for the success of still life painting. Catherine Bobkoski will focus on creating unique and harmonious compositions in order to highlight the unique textures and surface qualities of our subject matter. Each week will feature a specific topic and frequent instructor demonstrations.
Students are welcome to work from either photo reference or from life, which we recommend. Bring your favorite objects or choose from a variety from fruits and flowers to textiles and reflective objects.
– For the beginner, this is a great learning
experience with the introduction of procedures, the importance of values in monochromatic paint and color harmony from a limited palette.
– For all levels of experience: how to maintain a strong focal point, create beautiful brushwork, lost and found edges, placement of warm and cool temperatures; strengthen skills that will capture and pull your viewer in to the…

extraordinary beauty of ordinary objects.

Catherine Bobkoski is a still life and figurative painter whose work celebrates the simple beauty of ordinary things. She teaches classes, workshops and conducts painting demonstrations throughout Southern California. Bobkoski is currently represented by Sanders Galleries in Tucson, Arizona. She exhibits in shows nationally.