Introduction to Oil Painting
Instructor: Hwei-Li Tsao
9 Sessions / Saturdays, June 8–August 3
Time: 10 am–1 pm; July20 – extended painting session 10 am-4 pm
This course introduces oil painting technique, brushwork, color mixing, and the painting vocabulary. Students will build skills and confidence through three painting assignments, and are encouraged to present and discuss their ideas in one-on-one sessions and group critiques. Slide presentations will introduceworks of contemporary painters, providing inspiration and context for the class projects.
Beginners are welcome. No prerequisite.
Hwei-Li Tsao is a San Francisco and Marin-based artist. She has exhibited at the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Falkirk Cultural Center, MarinMOCA, 142 Throckmorton Gallery, Las Vegas (NM) Art Council, and around the Bay Area. Hwei-Li completed an MFA in Painting at the San Francisco Art Institute in 2011. Currently she teaches painting at the College of Marin. www.hweili.com