Open to all levels, this workshop will teach fundamental painting with color using only white, black, red and yellow paint. You will create two separate oil paintings the will help you understand the basics of still life painting that you can then apply to landscape and figurative painting. Drawing basics, value, analyzing color, color temperature, and edges will be explored in order to create beautifully finished paintings with a very limited palette.
MATERIALS LIST TO BE PROVIDED UPON REGISTRATION
There will be a 1 hour break for lunch (lunch not provided)
Julie Sulzen has been painting professionally for over 25 years in Chicago, focusing primarily on urban landscape painting. She exhibited at The Palette and Chisel Academy of Fine Arts (solo), at Neiman Marcus with the National Museum of Women in the Arts, in the Around the Coyote and Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festivals and numerous group and solo shows including at her own Sulzen Fine Art Studio. She studied drawing and painting at The American Academy of Art under the renowned Bill Parks and Irving Shapiro, privately under portrait painter Grace Cole, earned her BA with a focus on printmaking and photography under Betty Ann Mocek, Nikkole Huss and Debra Herman at Concordia University Chicago, and taught many classes from her own private studio in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago.