Thursday, April 28, 2011

Classes: The Clothed Figure





The Clothed Figure
Meets 8 times
Wednesdays, May 18 and ending June 22, for 6 sessions
, 6:30-9:30 p.m. 
(no class May 11)
Instructor: Frances Galante
price: $165 plus $60 model


 




In this class models are dressed in contemporary clothing and arranged in naturalistic poses in the studio. Students are encouraged to observe the gesture and tones of the figure in the setting, and create a composition that incorporates drapery (the clothing) and some surrounding details. The instructor’s medium is oil paint, but students can work in the drawing or painting medium of their choice. (Beginners start with drawing in charcoal).


About the Instructor: Frances Galante
Education:
Tyler School of Art, BFA
Also studied at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Exhibitions:
Exhibits around the region including: Woodmere Art Museum, Michener Art Museum, Noyes Museum, Delaware Center for Contemporary Art.
Collections:
Woodmere Art Museum
Gallery representation:
Artists House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Membership is required for all classes offered at Woodmere. Contact the Education Department at 215-247-0948 to register. Register today!

1 comment:

  1. When I buy a new house, it seems to be with something more in it, after many minutes, I think about it--- oil paintings , my house then seems so beautiful!

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