Art Course

The Useful Art Class - Birmingham

The Useful Art Class - Oil Painting Masterclass




Oil Painting Masterclass

Saturday 25th March 2023, 1pm - 3pm

What will it cover?

In the sanctuary of the Artist Studios this welcoming class offers a unique opportunity to learn from a knowledgeable practising Oil Painter.

Following a demonstration of essential considerations of oil painting, featuring advice on different surfaces, priming and primers, how to set out your palette and how to mix oil paint, get hands-on mixing colours and making your own mini painting.

Who is it for?

The perfect workshop for Artists of all levels, from newly inspired painters to professionals looking to gain the basic building blocks to produce an oil painting.

Benefit from the intimacy of a small group setting in a safe and relaxed environment.

What is provided?

No need to bring anything but your willingness to learn!

All materials and expertise are provided for you to leave with your masterpiece!

• Canvas/ Board

• Oil Paint

• Brushes

• Easel

• Palette

• Linseed Oil/ Turpentine

• Refreshments

About Your Tutors

Stephen Earl Rogers

Stephen Earl Rogers creates striking, contemporary portraits and paintings for both public and private commissions. Painting with incredible realism, Rogers captures physical likeness with clean precision whilst at the same time achieving a powerful presence and depth of character in his subjects.

Regularly shown at the National Portrait Gallery in London, his work has featured in exhibitions representing the very best in figurative and contemporary art practice worldwide.


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