Distance in Landscape Painting with Rowen Matthews - Holiday Workshop

Distance in Landscape Painting with Rowen Matthews - Holiday Workshop
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Distance in Landscape Painting with Rowen Matthews - Holiday Workshop

<p>One simple way of creating a sense of distance in landscape painting is to differentiate your mark-making by using small thin marks for depicting distant objects, and create contrast by using bold

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One simple way of creating a sense of distance in landscape painting is to differentiate your mark-making by using small thin marks for depicting distant objects, and create contrast by using bold oversized marks for depicting foreground objects. In this workshop we will explore this technique as well as other methods of of creating a powerful sense of depth in landscape painting.

Tutor: Rowen Matthews
Rowen Matthews has been awarded the Calleen Art Prize, the Blackheath Art Prize, and an Australian Postgraduate Award for his PhD studio practice research. He has been Highly Commended in the NSW Countryscapes Prize, the Central West Regional Artists Award and the NSW Parliament House Plein Air Painting Prize. He has also recently exhibited as a finalist in the Kedumba Drawing Award, the Rick Amor Drawing Prize, the Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award, and the Mosman Art Prize.

Materials

Students will need:

  • Metal Spatulas
  • Stiff brushes
  • Many (at least 6) small solid canvases, preferably square format, about 20 x 20 cm.
  • 2 larger canvases, perhaps 50 x 50 cm.
  • Full range of colours, including naples yellow, violet, bright orange, bright yellow, prussian blue, paynes grey, neutral grey, olive green, turquoise, rose madder, lots of titanium white. You may use oils or acrylics. Please note: this course teaches the impasto technique so will require fairly large quantities of paint - larger tubes will be required.
  • Photographs or digital images of landscape images¬†
  • Rags
  • Mixing trays
  • Odourless solvent
  • Thickening medium (for acrylic painters)

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