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Beginning Oil Painting

at The Smithsonian Associates - Southwest Washington, D.C. 1100 Jefferson Dr SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

Artists participating in the Public Works of Art Project in 1933 and 1934 were charged with painting subjects which ranged from portraits to cityscapes as well as landscapes and rural life. This project yielded an amazing body of work that provides inspiration for artists beginning to learn the techniques of oil painting. View the Smithsonian American...

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$285

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Oil Pastels for Everyone 

at The Smithsonian Associates - Southwest Washington, D.C. 1100 Jefferson Dr SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

Although Cray-Pas, the first oil pastel, was introduced in the 1920s, it wasn’t until two decades later when Picasso asked Henri Sennelier to create professional oil pastels, that the world had a truly new art medium. Sennelier oil pastels are richly pigmented and have a creamy consistency. They have little comparison with dry or soft pastels in...

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$235

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Figure Painting in Oils

at The Smithsonian Associates - Southwest Washington, D.C. 1100 Jefferson Dr SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

Figure painting has a long and venerable tradition. Get an introduction to the practice in a course that covers concepts and concerns specific to figure painting with oils.  Lectures focus on historical and contemporary modes of the genre. Demonstrations and studio practice offer structured exercises to develop a direct approach to painting that...

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