Certificate Programs

Technical Demonstrations on Materials & Techniques

Technical Demonstrations on Materials & Techniques 2017-08-07T15:37:00+00:00

In addition to regular class instruction on materials and techniques, each term technical demonstrations introduce students to painting techniques.

It is the opinion of the Academy that a deep, practical understanding of materials and methods enriches both the flexibility and subsequent refinement of a painter’s mode of expression.

The properties of individual pigments, oils and varnishes, the use of grounds and mediums on paint grinding, and canvas preparation.

It is the opinion of the Academy that a deep, practical understanding of materials and methods enriches both the flexibility and subsequent refinement of a painter’s mode of expression.