Oil Painting in Centreville

The Queen Anne’s County Arts Council’s Centre for the Arts in Centreville, Maryland announces a special workshop by oil painting artist Barbara Love. Love will teach 3 full sessions on traditional techniques for painting in oils.  Light patterns, shadows, brush strokes, composition, palette and color mixing will be discussed and brought to life on your canvas in this class. An emphasis on individual instruction is part of this offering.

An official copiest for the National Gallery in Washington, D.C., her knowledge of the history of oil painting and its many artistic techniques brings depth to her own work which is held in public and private collections internationally.  She is a long time artist and instructor, encouraging those interested in oil painting to explore its history as well as the many techniques of this medium.

The classes will be held on Fridays, April 2 through April 16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A list of required materials will be provided upon registration. The registration deadline is March 26.  The cost is $240 for members of the Arts Council, $270 for non-members.

Center for the Arts classes are designed to renew existing artistic interests, and to develop new skills. Registration materials are available at 206 South Commerce St. in Centreville, MD Tuesday-Friday from 9 am to 5 pm and Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm, or by calling 410-758-2520, online, www.arts4u.info , or request via email at exhibit@arts4u.info.  The Centre receives support through a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council.

The Queen Anne’s County Arts Council, Inc., is a non-profit organization committed to promoting, expanding and sustaining the arts.  Visit us on the web at www.arts4u.info.