Great Gables Guide – Events In Coral Gables, Florida
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Alla Prima Approach: The Portrait In Oil
Saturday, October 13 @ 9:30am - 12:30pm
Designed for advanced and seasoned artists, this intensive portrait workshop with instructor Carlos Gallostra from 9:30am to 12:30pm positions the participant to explore alla prima-a direct painting approach-aimed to capture an immediate likeness in a short amount of time.
The class continues for four Saturdays.
Students already versed in color mixing will test and advance their skills. Topics discussed will range from ideas on observation, measurement, and value as well as techniques meant to finalize the turn of form as well as the relationship of darkness and lights.
Fee: Member, $175; Non-member, $205
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is located at 10901 Old Cutler Road. Call 305-667-1651. http://www.fairchildgarden.org