Discover how to paint a plein air in just 20 minutes.
Italy has always been the first choice location for artists who flock
here from all over the world to experience the light, friendly people,
good food and verdant Italian countryside.
Tom J. Byrne will be demonstrating painting techniques to both beginners
and more established plein air painters, using oils and watercolor this
June 3rd - 10th in the beautifully converted Watermill at Posara along
the river Rosaro. It offers very comfortable accommodation with a great
chef, comfortable quarters and good company.
Painters will visit local beauty spots to explore painting opportunities
with their easels and demonstrations will take place both in the villa
and on site. From very quick study methods to more elaborate painting
techniques. We will focus on composition. 20 minute painting studies in
both oil and watercolor. Best practice in laying in a plein air
painting. Under painting for plein air and alla prima in oil. How to use
watercolor in wet on wet and color layers.