This four-day Portrait Painting Masterclass with Alex Fowler offers a fantastic opportunity for intensive study from a life model under the expert tutelage of Alex Fowler. The class has the benefit of 1:6 model to student ratio, as well as tuition from a talented professional artist.
The course has been designed to guide you through the process of painting a portrait while taking into consideration how to paint realistic colour and to convey likeness: the right colour in the right place – a critical point in painting the visible world. You will also be encouraged to work intuitively and expressively in tandem with an emphasis on accuracy of observation.
Students will receive one-to-one guidance throughout the course and Alex will be on hand to give regular feedback and constructive advice. He will also be demonstrating and painting alongside the students.
What topics will you cover?
– Painting and drawing accurately to capture realistic likeness.
– Colour mixing; exploring a subtle use of tonal values in paint.