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Acrylic & Oil Painting with Mary Ann Reames

Sumter County Gallery of Art offers an Acrylic & Oil Painting course with Mary Ann Reames, Tuesdays from 4-6 p.m., February 16 – March 22. This class takes a step-by-step approach teaching painting techniques with the goal of giving students confidence and enjoyment on their painting journey. Students will learn how to arrange colors on the palette, tone the canvas, mix colors and how to use color harmony, temperature and intensity to acheive fresh, bright color while avoiding muddy mixtures. Paint application techniques will include blending, scumbling and exploring ways to render edges, shapes, light and form. Students will learn to work from photographs, creating a strong underdrawing that will be their guide. This is a complete introduction to the art of painting. All levels welcome. Student grade supplies included. This six-week course is suitable for ages 16 and up.