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Studio One Toi Tū - Portrait Painting In Oil

9 May 2019 to 27 Jun 2019
Thursdays 1 - 3.30pm
With Alvin Xiong
Event type: 
Art, Public Program, Workshop/Seminar
Studio One Toi Tū
1 Ponsonby Road


Explore realistic portrait painting, working from a photo of your choosing. In this class you will learn oil painting techniques and how to use various brushes.

You will begin with underpainting and then develop the structure of the head and facial features with the help of the tutor. The tutor will also offer tips and methods for correct lighting, shading and colour choices as you learn in a fun and supportive environment. All ability levels are welcome, as the class is structured to provide one on one instruction to each student. 

Class 9 max. 
Additional materials list will be provided on enrolment. Bring your own photo to work from.


Written by

Studio One Toi Tū

13 Mar 2019

Interests Studio One offers more ways for Aucklanders to to meet and share ideas, skills and practices with each other and our community. We’re always keen to receive proposals from makers and innovators with ideas for events, activities, courses, workshops and exhibitions.