The GOLDEN “A to Z” of Acrylics

This lecture packs in a ton of valuable information about acrylics, guiding listeners through the basics while opening up new possibilities. Gain information about mineral and modern pigments and how this relates to clean color mixing, glazing and the creation of fabulous new colors. Learn the unique properties of Fluids, Heavy Body, OPEN and High Flow Acrylics. Discover Interference and Iridescent paints for unusual effects. Get a comprehensive overview on the many Gels & Mediums and how they can change texture, saturation and intensity of color, used for sculptural effects and more. The lecture includes a review of Grounds that create truly, contemporary surfaces for painting, drawing, pastel, digital printing and mixed media.Each lecture includes an array of examples of these materials put to use. Attendees leave the lecture enthusiastic to explore the extensive potential of acrylic painting! The lecture also includes a brief introduction to our non-acrylic products, Williamsburg Handmade Oil Colors and QoR Watercolor.

Date: Sunday, April 8th, from 2pm to 4pm

On-Campus: Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art – 16926 Saticoy Street, Van Nuys CA,  91406

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Bio: Christina Ramos is a nationally recognized artist from Southern California.  Specializing in figurative realism,  Christina was named as an “Artist to Watch in 2015” by Southwest Art Magazine, and as one of America’s Great Painters by American Galleries.  Her work has been shown throughout the United States and has been honored with awards from the Portrait Society of America, the Society of Acrylic Painters and many more.