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Portraits with Mindy Lacefield
Date 2/05/2017
Time 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location 176 Race Street
City San Jose
Description Join me as I take you through the process of painting a portrait. The portrait can be something created from your imagination or from a photo for inspiration. We will layer and create lots of texture using mediums and paper. Ill show you how to use color in the face to create depth and dimension. We will slowly build up color creating luminous layers working back and forth until she ready to shine!

Here is a list of the supplies:
1 or two 9x12 or 8x10 canvas panels/boards
catalyst wedge - no 6 (gray)
white gesso
black gesso
ephemera - old book pages, song books, old receipts, tissue paper
collage pauge or mod podge - matte
1" foam brushes
set of brushes - I like hogs hair and dina wakley brushes
Soft pastels - I like faber-castell
prismacolor colored pencils - a few of your favorite colors will be fine
Magazine photos or old photos for portraiture inspiration (i love vogue magazine!)
container for water, paper towels, palette paper (paper plates are fine), apron

paint colors:
any colors you love working with
paynes gray
matte colors I love---> green blue light, orange light, brilliant magenta, amethyst, white, sage blue heavy body white paint

$10 kit fee includes
stabilo graphite pencil
how to paint a face tutorial
painting prompts tutorial
bleeding art tissue
stamps to share
neon paint to share
quin. nickel azo gold
ephemera to share
Prima supplies to try!
Instructor Mindy Lacefield
Price Normal Registration: $150, Starting 1/29/2017: $150

Online registration for Portraits with Mindy Lacefield is closed. Please call 1(669)292-5001 to check for availability.
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