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Paint Your Heart Out: Understanding the Split Primary Palette with Gayle Levee
June 1, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm$85.00
Saturday, June 1, 2019
Understanding the Split Primary Palette
Description: We all know that, ideally, most colors can be mixed from the primaries Red, Yellow and Blue. But in real life there are limitations to that ideal. None of our pigments are absolutely pure – they are made from minerals found in nature, and we artists do our best to use those colors to approximate what we see.
The fact is, pigments are not perfect, and we need to account for that. The split primary palette helps by using a warm and a cool red, a warm and a cool yellow, and a warm and a cool blue. In this workshop we’ll learn how to arrange our palette and our thinking with these concepts in mind, and we’ll finish a painting using this palette
Time: 9:30 am-4:00 pm
Member Fee: $65 Non-member Fee: $85
To Register, go to: Understanding the Split Primary Palette
Location: OnTrack Studios – 1978 Wilson Pike, Franklin, TN 37067
Student Levels for this workshop: All levels
Student Limit: 12
Permanent Magenta; Cadmium Red Medium
Cadmium Yellow Medium; Cadmium Yellow Lemon (or citron)
Cerulean Blue; French Ultramarine Blue
Transparent Red Oxide
Linseed Oil or Gamblin Solvent-Free Gel
Three 8×8 panels or boards
Rags, brushes, palette, painting knives
Bring your lunch, bug spray, sunblock. We may paint inside or outside, depending on the weather. We won’t use photos.