Mark Russell - Landscape Painting in the Tonalist Style Part II (Online); Mondays, November 7, 14, 28 & December 12, 2022

Dates: Mondays, November 7, 14, 28 & December 12, 2022
Time: 12:00-3:00 PM Pacific Time (3:00AM-6:00PM Eastern Time/8:00-11:00 PM London Time)
Level: Intermediate to Advanced
Medium: Oil

This class requires completing the prerequisite, Part I: Landscape Painting in the Tonalist Style.

In this 4-week class, you’ll continue to learn and apply approaches and methods used in creating Tonalist landscapes, building on the introduction and basics from Part I.

Additional practice includes color and color mixing using complementaries; applying techniques to achieve soft light, atmosphere and luminosity; and simplifying form. Continued study of historical and contemporary works will provide insight to the techniques and methods of Tonalism in landscape painting.

Each class session includes instructor demos, guided exercises, group discussion and critique of participants’ work. Group critiques throughout the class will offer an opportunity for growth, to share ideas and learn from others. Participants can work from imagination or photo reference.

Mark Russell has been creating landscape and nature paintings for more than 30 years. He has exhibited his work in group shows, in galleries and museums across the country and won numerous awards. His paintings are included in private and corporate collections. He has degrees from DePaul University and The American Academy of Art in Chicago.

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About Our Online Classes:

  • This class is taught live via Zoom. To take this class, you need a microphone and camera enabled computer OR an iPad /smart tablet OR a smart phone (android or IOS) and a strong internet connection.
  • Interact with the instructor and other participants, watch live demos and receive feedback and instruction. You will have access to a class chat forum on our website where you can share work, comment and ask questions.
  • Class will be recorded and recordings expire 60 days after the final day of the course.
  • Participants will receive an email with the Zoom link and class details 5-7 days before the class starts (don’t forget to check your junk folder). Zoom link will also be posted in the class message board. Check your confirmation email for a message board link. Find out how to access the class group message board here.