Big Brush Painting with Joe Gallant

 

Big Brush Oil Painting with Joe Gallant       ADULTS
4 classes, Saturdays, Oct 14-Nov 4

Paint large! Experience the fun, freedom, and spontaneity of using large brushes available at any hardware store to create seascape and landscape paintings. Using big brushes, water-mixable oil paints, and a palette knife, full-time Sandwich-based artist Joe Gallant will demonstrate and guide you through the steps of creating your own large horizontal seascape that just might become a focal point in your home or office! 
Joe has conducted workshops and painting demonstrations for many years and you will enjoy his fun and casual approach. If you have ever felt that you are “too tight” and unsure of yourself when you start a painting, here’s your chance to learn an exciting new technique that might just change the way you paint forever!

Suitable for beginning and intermediate adult painters.  

Saturdays, October 14, 21, 28, and November 4
1:00 - 2:30 pm in the Art Studio  
$120/$105 members. Students provide their own supplies (see list below). 

Please contact Joe  at 774-313-0916 or capecodwatercolors.net with questions.  
Samples of Joe’s work can be seen at www.capecodwatercolors.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

MATERIALS LIST:

-One horizontal canvas, 48x24” or 40x16” preferred.  Joe will be using 48x24”.  Michaels often offers online weekly discount coupons for purchases.

-4” and 3” flat wall painting brushes.  Available at hardware stores, Home Depot, etc.

-1” round or flat oil painting brush

-2” or similar palette knife

-Tray for mixing paints

-Sharpened pencil

-Roll of paper towels or rags

-Old clothing

WATER MIXABLE OIL PAINTS (Winsor & Newton 37ml or larger)

-Cobalt blue

-Cadmium red

-Cadmium yellow

-Viridian Green

-Titanium White

(Other shades can be substituted)

Table, floor easels, water buckets will be supplied.  Your canvas can be stored at the center week-to-week, but you will need a sheet of other protective covering to transport the wet painting home.