In this class, we will be studying the model in a home setting with a photo reference. We will learn tonal and color solutions of the composition, composing details, color balance, figure, and a lot more will be discussed. Demonstrations will showcase the process of how to simplify the information in the reference to create a successful painting.
A virtual room link will be sent to you up to 24 hours prior to your class start date. A short tutorial will be given prior to the live class starting.
Unable to attend a sessions? No worries, ALL students will have access to watch the recorded session for 10-days. Recording available 1 day after live session.
Medium size canvas
Brushes all sizes from #0 to #10
Cad Red med.
Cad Yellow med.
Sketch Pad 9″x12″
Regular pencil, B or 2B
This online course requires the use of the Zoom program. You will need a computer, tablet or smartphone (with camera preferred) and internet. To download the program, click on the following link: zoom.us/download.
A Zoom meeting link will be sent up to 24 hours prior to your class start date. If you need help with Zoom, please let us know and we will schedule a short tutorial for you prior to your class.
Vadim Zanginian was born in Armenia in 1965. Vadim graduated from the Art and Theatre Institute where he trained in Russian Academic traditions in painting the figure. His idols are Repin, Serov, Michelangelo, Sargent, Rockwell, Fechin, and Stepanian.
From 1994-2003, he worked as a graphic designer and completed many contemporary graphics logos and posters for rock singers including Cher, Paul McCartney, and Moody Blues. He also provided his graphic skills to leading companies like Guess, Harley Davidson, and Hard Rock Cafe.
Over the years, he worked out a fast learning program for Academic drawing and painting that he now shares with our students. In his art, Vadim aims to get an impression in limited time with a limited palette.
Course Changes or Cancellations
LAAFA reserves the right to cancel any workshop, limit workshop size, change workshop times or substitute instructors for those listed in the schedule.
If a workshop is cancelled; students may transfer to another workshop, use credit on artschoolvideos.com, keep credit on file or be issued a full refund.
Refunds and Transfers
All online classes and workshops are non-refundable.
If a student does not attend the workshop, there is no refund. However, they will be given access to the 7-day video recording.
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Van Nuys, CA 91406
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