Our first short course in oil painting is being launched thanks to the recent collaboration between the Institute for Art and Restoration and the Fondazione per il Centro Studi in Orvieto, a beautiful city with very important art heritage.
The Oil Painting course aims to provide participants with knowledge of techniques to use oil paints on canvas.
Times and Location
- Preparing the painting surface
- Colour theory
- How to make oil paints
- Preparatory drawings
- Oil pigment tests on a prepared surface, making the first sketch according to the preparatory drawing
- Transferring the design to canvas (or panel)
- First layer on canvas