• Intermediate Painting with Rick Austin

  • Mon, 06/22/2020 at 1:00 pm
  • Life Enrichment Center for the Arts
    9704 N Boulevard
    33612 Tampa
Intermediate Painting with Rick Austin - Life Enrichment Center for the Arts - Tampa

In this class we will explore different painting methods and techniques to start a painting and finishing it. All media welcome, short demos will be done in different media by Rick at the start of each class.We'll discuss paints, surfaces, brushes, and mediums. Rick will show how to use: the tonal range, color keys when painting different lighting effects, drawing with the brush, placement of focal points, composition, eye flow, lost and found edges, hard and soft edges The goal: for you to paint beautiful and interesting paintings!Students will work from their own photos, still life setups, memory and fun ideas. Rick will demo how to paint skies clouds, water, structures, trees, perspective, textures, shadows, reflections, fabric, and other objects.After forty plus years of Graphic Design and Illustration deadlines, professional artist, Rick Austin decided to retired and pursue his love of painting. Rick acquired a deep appreciation for nature growing up in the Adirondack Mountains. He enjoys the challenge of painting outdoors be it landscapes or seascapes. But as is the case with most artists everything and anything can be a source for inspiration.New to the Art Show and Festival venue Rick has been achieving his share of recognition having been awarded “Best of Show in Oil Painting” 2018 and “Best of Show in Nature and Wildlife” 2019 at the juried North Charleston Arts Festival. Recently two of Rick’s paintings were accepted into the 2019 Piccolo Spoleto Juried Exhibition in Charleston, SC.rick@austinsartgallery.comaustinsartgallery.comClass Fee: $10 Members / $12 Non MembersWe will be providing virtual classes on zoom.Please register at https://lectampa.org/event/intermediate-painting-with-rick-austin/2020-04-06/For an instructional video on how Zoom works: https://lectampa.org/how-to-use-zoom-for-online-classes/To see our virtual class schedule and register, https://lectampa.org/events/Note that the class will only happen at the time and date it is listed, so please make sure you have uninterrupted free time during the class.If you would like to register and pay click the following link: https://lectampa.org/events/After you register an email will be sent to you with instructions and a link to join the Zoom class.10 Minutes before class, gather everything you think you will need, (your phone, or lap top, your paints, etc.)5 minutes prior to the class, you will need to click on the link in the email and download zoom if you do not have it already2 minutes prior to class -If you have downloaded zoom Click on the link in the email (join via PC, Mac, iOS or Android)Please always choose to come into the meeting with your audio or video enabled !! You may mute or turn off your camera in the meeting if you want later.To attend a virtual class you will need:A smart android or iphone, an ipad or android tablet, or a relatively new laptop- which include a camera, speakers and a microphone.If you join with a pc and you do not have a camera and a microphone, but you have speakers, you will be able to hear and see everything but you will not be able to speak or be seen in the meeting.Be sure to note the class will only happen at the time and date it is listed.Please always choose to come into the meeting with your audio or video enabled !! You may mute or turn off your camera in the meeting if you want later.See Less