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Course Description

RISD CE course: Painting: Materials and Techniques

It is essential for painters to have knowledge of and familiarity with the traditional and contemporary materials and processes specific to oil painting in order to fully perfect their craft. Through demonstrations, lectures and hands-on practice, topics covered include stretching canvas and preparing surfaces for painting supports, paints and paint application, brushes, developing a color palette, solvents and varnishes. Tonal techniques, direct painting, underpainting, glazing, and the use of a palette knife are also explored. Emphasis is on skill building and getting to know one's artistic preferences. This course was formerly titled Painting: Materials + Techniques.

Prerequisites

Students must be an adult age 18 or older to participate.

Instructors

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Type
Online, Asynchronous
Dates
Jan 09, 2023 to Feb 19, 2023
Contact Hours
18.0
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $440.00 Click here to get more information
Drop Request Deadline
Jan 30, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Jan 02, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Jan 09, 2023 to Feb 19, 2023
Instructors
Necessary Supplies

Because this is an introductory course, you will need to purchase supplies and materials to set up your home studio. You can expect to spend $200-300 (estimate) on supplies, but note that many of these will be used again as you take other courses in this area. A supply list will be available on the course site in Canvas at least 30 days prior to the first day of class.

Once you have received your enrollment confirmation and logged in to Canvas, navigate to Upcoming Courses on the left-hand side of your dashboard. Supplies will be listed on your course homepage under the supplies heading. Some or all of your course supplies are available at the RISD Store.

Type
Online, Asynchronous
Dates
Feb 27, 2023 to Apr 09, 2023
Contact Hours
18.0
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $440.00 Click here to get more information
Drop Request Deadline
Mar 20, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Feb 20, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Feb 27, 2023 to Apr 09, 2023
Instructors
Necessary Supplies

Because this is an introductory course, you will need to purchase supplies and materials to set up your home studio. You can expect to spend $200-300 (estimate) on supplies, but note that many of these will be used again as you take other courses in this area. A supply list will be available on the course site in Canvas at least 30 days prior to the first day of class.

Once you have received your enrollment confirmation and logged in to Canvas, navigate to Upcoming Courses on the left-hand side of your dashboard. Supplies will be listed on your course homepage under the supplies heading. Some or all of your course supplies are available at the RISD Store.

Type
Online, Asynchronous
Dates
Apr 17, 2023 to May 28, 2023
Contact Hours
18.0
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $440.00 Click here to get more information
Drop Request Deadline
May 08, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 10, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Apr 17, 2023 to May 28, 2023
Instructors
Necessary Supplies

Because this is an introductory course, you will need to purchase supplies and materials to set up your home studio. You can expect to spend $200-300 (estimate) on supplies, but note that many of these will be used again as you take other courses in this area. A supply list will be available on the course site in Canvas at least 30 days prior to the first day of class.

Once you have received your enrollment confirmation and logged in to Canvas, navigate to Upcoming Courses on the left-hand side of your dashboard. Supplies will be listed on your course homepage under the supplies heading. Some or all of your course supplies are available at the RISD Store.

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