In this studio-based class, Maestro Santoro teaches the fundamentals of color, composition, and design. Through drawing and painting exercises, he focuses on perception and proportion. He teaches the “visual vocabulary” and knowledge of shape and color, tone and timbre, mass and volume, line, sign and rhythm.
You will learn the chemistry and language of color. Maestro Santoro emphasizes process, tools and materials, as they relate to art theory. You will create your own acrylic or oil paintings, as Maestro Santoro guides you through the practical steps of making your initial drawing, stretching your canvas, transferring your drawing onto canvas, selecting and mixing your colors, to finalizing your individual creation.
Through Maestro Santoro’s lectures, demonstrations, and personal daily critiquing and assistance, learn classical drawing and painting techniques that will help you find your individual creative identity. Immerse yourself in this intimate program designed to support your personal artistic journey. Become part of a community of inspired artists.