Painting Contemporary Realism – Peter Doig Workshop
For Adults

Class Description

In this relaxed fun approach to contemporary realism, inspired by the work of contemporary painter Peter Doig, and his 20th century mentors, their techniques and vision, paint a ‘cinematic’ narrative with intriguing juxtapositions of figure and landscape using fluid shapes and rich dramatic colour counterpointed by dramatically contrasted black. Learn to invent, to dare and be spare, and to amplify the expressive effect of colour. Oil (no solvent) or acrylic.

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Your Instructor

Andrea Mossop

In her own work, Andrea Mossop synthesizes a mind-body integration into large oil paintings of the human form. Growing up in Toronto immersed in the arts, Andrea graduated in Fine Arts from Western University and advanced studio work at OCAD. Mossop is renowned for her breadth of imagination and depth of knowledge, teaching at St lawrence College and the Haliburton School of Arts.