Abstract Painting – ONLINE Zoom
Instructor: Melissa Morris
Day: Thursdays (6 weeks) Class begins Nov. 3- Dec. 15, 2022 (No class Nov 24)
Cost: Members Members $165- Non- Members $195
In this class students will develop a visual language, work in series, hone in on individual styles and personal point of views. Critiques, Demonstrations, and techniques will be given on how to manipulate the properties of paint via color mixing, using mixed medias, and composing dynamic imagery.
Beginners to advanced students welcome.
Paint Set (Acrylic) – Liquitex or Golden brands are best, Artist Loft is OK ***Titanium white, Yellow Hanse, yellow cadmium medium, cadmium med red, naphthol OR pyrole red, magenta, alizarin, ultramarine blue, dioxazine purple, sap green OR viridian green OR hookers green, and a bone black OR mars black OR carbon black. If you like really saturated acidic colors you may want to purchase a pythalo blue or green (optional).
Palette for mixing colors. I like the throw away pads. They are convenient and easy to use.
Small and large brushes
Metal off-set pointed palette knives pencils/pens/markers (optional) drawing media (optional)
Matte and/or Glazing mediums (optional) oil pastels (optional) collage materials (optional)
paper or canvas or wood panels …Bristol, water color, printmaking, & mixed media papers are best for holding up to a lot of medium paper towels.
Mellissa Morris is an abstract mixed media artist working in traditional and non-traditional
painterly and sculptural processes. A teacher and passionate abstract enthusiast her philosophy
is TO BUILD ARTISTS, SHARE SECRETS, and; TO CHALLENGE CREATIVES TO GROW!
More about Mellissa and her work can be found at: MellissaMorris.com