Certificate Programs

Technical Demonstrations on Materials & Techniques

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.

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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.