Jordan Xu Portrait Workshop! September 14 & 15!
Weekend Workshop with Jordan Xu~
When: September 14 & 15, 2019 (Saturday & Sunday)
Time: 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM each day
Model and lunch included!!
Enjoy lunch provided by your host, Marcia Klioze, while meeting new friends and engaging in lively conversation with like-minded artists in the friendly ambiance of her dining room and home.
Portrait Painting from a Model-
You will be starting a portrait painting from the beginning. With Jordan's guidance and demos you will study and apply the various stages of painting a portrait, including; blocking in, composition, and color theory. You will be given group and individual help on various aspects of portrait painting such as likeness, color, complexion, hair, clothing, background and everything else in your composition. This an opportunity for you to get guidance on issues you've always had when painting from life, or photos.
In this workshop, you will be exposed to the different approaches to starting a portrait or figure painting and the theories behind them. Step-by-step instructions will take you through the entire process of a painting. You will learn skills such as structural drawing, value, blocking, edges, and transition.Short demos will be given by the instructor to show how to apply these concepts and techniques.These are small groups so you get plenty of individual attention from your instructor, Jordan Xu.
About Jordan -