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GOLDEN “A to Z” of Acrylics

Event Type Art School Activity, Adults, Free Programs
Date calendar  Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Time clock  6:00pm - 7:00pm (1h)
Location Studio 4
Details

Valerie Allen
Golden Teaching Artist

Free Informational Presentation

Attendees will learn valuable information about acrylics, including mineral and modern pigments, clean color mixing, glazing, and the creation of fabulous new colors. Participants will also hear about the unique properties of fluids, heavy body, open and high flow acrylics, and using Interference and Iridescent paints for unusual effects. The lecture includes a comprehensive overview on the many gels and mediums, how they can change texture, saturation, and intensity of color, and how they may be used for sculptural effects and more.

Space is limited, call 810.237.7315 to RSVP.