Advanced Painting. Still Life/Portrait/Figure. Instructor Iliya Mirochnik.

By working from life, students will master both technical and conceptual aspects of painting. Color theory and color mixing will be discussed. The goal is to teach students to create a realistic image through mastering color and tonal relationships.This is not a beginner class, experience in drawing and painting is required.

Sunday 4.30 - 7.30 pm (12 sessions) for Fall/Winter/Spring
Instructor Iliya Mirochnik
$450 (12 sessions) for Fall/Winter/Spring

Supplies List

  • Lemon Yellow
  • Cadmium yellow medium
  • Yellow ochre
  • Cadmium orange
  • Cadmium red light
  • Raw umber
  • Raw sienna
  • Viridian green
  • Cobalt blue
  • Ultramarine blue
  • Alizarin crimson
  • Ivory black
  • Titanium White

 Additional optional colors:

  • Mars Brown
  • Violet 

Bristle brushes: Filberts and Rounds

# 1 (x 1)
# 2 (x 1)
# 4 (x 2)
# 5 (x 2)
# 8 (x 1)

Odorless Gamsol. No other solvents are allowed at the school.

Palette, plastic or wood

Palette cups (attachable to the palette) or a glass jar for turpentine

Canvas boards or canvas - medium size/larger for advanced students.

Vine Charcoal

Roll of paper towels or old rags for cleaning brushes.

Drawing pad, medium size, pencil, eraser

We recommend Georgian oil colors in 75 ml tubes. These paints are very inexpensive and yet are of good quality sufficient for students. They are sold by most major art stores. You can order them online from Dick Blick or buy in store.