Summer at Cornish

Realist Approach to Oil Painting

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Dates/Time

June 29 –July 22, M, W, 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Location

Main Campus Center ,602
1000 Lenora St., Seattle, WA

Registration

The price of this course is $550.00

Early Bird Discount Use the coupon code VZ22WH in the cart to receive a 10% discount on the total order. Early Bird Discount coupon code is valid until Friday, May 1, 2015.

You may register online. If you have any questions, please contact us.

Description

Students retrace traditional painting methods by sketching portraits and still life's with the aid of a camera obscura.

The class will translate the sketches into paintings while developing oil paint handling techniques and visual strategies that enhance this realist approach to rendering. 

Camera obscuras provided.

Requirements & Availability

  • Ages
    14 - 18
  • Housing
    Available
  • Scholarships
    Available

Faculty

Joe Park

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Joe Park is a Pacific Northwest painter whose solo exhibitions at the Frye Art Museum and the Portland Art Museum have garnered critical acclaim. He has exhibited paintings in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland, and Seattle. Park has taught at Seattle Central Community College, Seattle University, Cornish College of the Arts, and Gage Academy of Art. He holds an MFA from California Institute of the Arts and a BA from Cornish College of the Arts. Park is represented by Rena Bransten Gallery in San Francisco and Elizabeth Leach Gallery in Portland. To see work by Joe Park visit www.josephpark.net.