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Torrington CT: Painting the Portrait
July 24 - 31, 2021
‚ÄčPainting the Portrait: Rendering Form, Color, and Light

Dates: July 24 & 31


Time: 1-4 PM


Location: Five Points Arts Center Painting Lab


Ages: 18+


Workshop Description:


This two-day workshop will introduce participants to the process of constructing a portrait using a photo reference. The workshop will include a demonstration on color mixing, proportion, and breaking down the form into shape, planes of color, and values. Learn to go beyond the photo reference, and explore how mark making and brush strokes can create and convey emotion and a sense of connection within the portrait.


See registration page for required materials.