"Cantalope Slice on White Fabric"
8x10 inches oil on panel
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Painting the Still Life, Portraits and Figures, and Landscape
2 on 1 with the artist PAINTING CLASSES in the Artist's Studio
$90/month intermediate-professional Class meets once per week for a 3 hour class
Call for available days and times 970.308.3221
Learn the fundamentals of painting in a fun, no pressure environment. Paint along with the instructor, one on one instruction and demonstrations. We will learn about the artist’s materials, composition, mood, atmosphere, color mixing, movement, design, and just how to have fun with paint. This class will go through the entire painting process from start to finished paintings you will be proud to hang. We will learn how to set up simple and complex still life paintings. We will then paint these paintings from start to completion using expressive colors and brushwork. This class covers setting up models to completed expressive painting. This class will focus having fun while we master the fundamentals and develop your own unique singular style. We will also cover Gallery representation and shows so we can sell our masterpieces. Call (970)308-3221 for supply list or just bring what you have and we will go from there.
Sample Covered topics:
1.How to mix color
2.How to keep the painting looking clean and fresh
3.How to make your paintings brighter and richer in color
4.Setting up a still life isn’t just arranging stuff
5.Paint application part 1
6.Paint application part 2
8.Light bridges and escapes
9.Understanding advancing and receding planes
10.Finishing a painting
Classes Are Ongoing Join Anytime
CALL for availability and TO REGISTER (970)308-3221
Trained in the classical style, Daniel Edmondson brings Old Master painting into the modern using contemporary themes and expressive brushwork. Edmondson's masterful handling of paint is a combination of light and shadow with nuances of broken color. In painting portrait and figure, still life, and landscape; there is a keen sense of richness of color, balance and movement in his work. His dramatic use of light captivates your eye as you wander through the painting.
Daniel lives in Fort Collins, Colorado with his family. Daniel has studied at the Palette and Chisel in Chicago, the Loveland Academy of Fine Art , University of Colorado at Boulder, the Fechin Institute in Taos, New Mexico, the Scottsdale Artists School in Scottsdale, Arizona, The Arts Students League in Denver, Colorado.
Daniel currently teaches studio classes in light and shadow painting. He has won numerous awards in exhibitions and museum shows. Look for his paintings at one of the fine galleries that represent his work.