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Traditional Alla Prima Painting in Oils


In this course we will study the art of alla prima painting, a term that means “all at once.” Lectures and demos will place emphasis on drawing, massing in shadows, developing colour, modeling and finishing. Demonstration of a preliminary “poster study” will also be executed.  Students will work from their own still life subject matter entirely from life. Beginners and advanced painters welcome.

Thursday evenings 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
March 9, 16, 23 & 30, 2017
Instructor: Paul Abeleira
Location: Studio 3D





*Course enrolment cutoff date is Monday February 27, 2017 by 5pm. Only 50% of your registration fee is refundable if cancellations are received with at least one week’s notice from the course start date. Fees will not be refunded after enrollment cutoff date. Minimum course enrolment is 8 students. If the minimum student enrolment is not reached by the cutoff date the course will be cancelled. If the course is cancelled tuition fees will be refunded in full. We appreciate your cooperation and understanding.