Painting in Oil- a Realistic Portrait 2020

Expand on realistic painting skills with Alex Knox. This intensive course will focus on producing a hyper-real portrait working from a good quality photograph of your choice.

This course is suitable for those with some skill in painting.

Detail of painting by Alex Knox

Detail of a painting by Alexander Knox- "A Madonna for Tomorrow"

Materials to be supplied by the student:

Oil Paint Colours: White; Burnt Umber, Raw Umber, Lamp Black, Magenta, any Deep Blue, Deep Green, Alizarin Crimson and Lemon Yellow
Brushes: Prime Art Gold TR3 x 2, TR0 x1, TR 3/0 x1, Prime Art Bianco;
Linseed oil or Liquin;
Turpentine or any alternative brush cleaner
Glass Jar with a lid
A4 pencil

A3 Supawood panel

Optional Oil paint colours: Raw Sienna, Indian Red, Paynes Grey, Van Dyke Brown


Alexander Knox

Duration of course
8 lessons totaling 24 hours

Regular price R 1,800.00 Sale