Crash Course in Color
(Oct. 2019)

Do you mix colors together and get mud? Learn how to mix a wide variety of brilliant, rich & luscious colors in a few easy steps. Discover your own personal palette. This class is fun!

It will take you through the basics of color mixing, warm tones, cool tones, and complimentary colors. Create your own color references, paint different color combinations with certain themes in mind, and create your very own abstract painting using intuitive color mixing.

Meets: (3) Saturday Afternoons 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM (3-hour duration)
Dates: Oct. 5, 12, and 19, 2019
Location: TPS Art Center (2447 N. Los Altos, Tucson, Arizona 85705)

Instructor: Christy Olsen
Format: Demonstration, lecture, & one-on-one instruction provided during hands-on practice.
Level: All levels are welcome! Ideal for absolute beginners with no experience as well as those with any previous experience who would like to revisit or expand their knowledge on the topic.

Medium: Any painting is welcome. Demonstrations will be performed in water-based oils, watercolor, opaque watercolor (gouache)
Technique: Color mixing as it applies to oils, acrylics, watercolor, opaque watercolor, or gouache


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