Selfie: Self Portrait Painting
Instructor: Elizabeth Reed
Adults: Mondays, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Discover how the proportions of your face and head create your likeness. Build upon or discover the anatomy of the head and neck and how it relates to the core. Experiment with different light sources and perspectives for dramatic statements. Develop an awareness of figure/ground relationship by experimenting with placement on the page. Design is everything.
Introduce artists who have drawn and painted themselves to practice, to promote and experiment and to create narratives. Rembrandt, Durer, Van Gogh, Picasso, Chagall and Chuck Close all are die hard selfie artists. It is important to connect with contemporary and historic artists and to examine their individual styles and messages.Oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel or mixed media are accepted.Each student will receive individual attention and personal instruction.
Selfie Model for all sessions.
* Members price.
** Non-Members price.