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Gabriel Mark Lipper’s
Fine Art and Oil Painting Classes for 2013
The New Year is a perfect time to start from the top. This term, we will be sharpening our artistic tools and readying ourselves for an exciting year of artistic exploration. This term will be spent drawing and painting still lifes. Nothing hones our ability to […]
Gabriel’s next session starts on Thursday night, June 14th
Deconstructing the Model, Painting from Life, and Inventing Color!
The first two weeks will be spent rigorously studying our subject, finding form, color, and value. This is the jumping off point. Next, we let our minds compose and create the next six paintings using only our studies as […]
SPRING Friday Art Class Starts May 11th
4 Nudes 8 Weeks
This session we will be spent testing our painting metal, and learning to trust our intuition. Working for two weeks with each of our 4 models, we will compose our paintings through a couple of quick thumbnails, and dive into the business of […]
New Friday & Thursday art class in Ashland, Oregon
Gabriel’s next 8-week session to start on Friday, May 6th, 2011
This session will focus on _the spring still life_. Working with fresh
fruits, flowers, and vegetables, we will each construct simple still lifes.
Each still life will be drawn and painted within the three hour session.
The focus will be on shaking off some of the winter doldrums […]
Gabriel’s next 8-week session to start on Friday, March 4th, 2011
This session will focus on the Art of the Portrait. Working from
references we will be exploring the construction of the face, with emphasis on form and values.
Be ready to paint on the first day with a canvas or board in any size (8″ x 10″ […]
This session will focus on the art of the portrait. The session will consist of two classes of construction drawing and six classes of painting the portrait, with focus on construction of the facial anatomy, facial plains and values.
New sketchbook drawings from sketchbooks old and new now being posted weekly at http://www.facebook.com/GabrielMarkLipperFineArt
Gabriel's Winter Friday art class starts Friday Nov. 5th at 9:00am. This Session will focus on Sargent's five types of light and the limited color palette.