Classes with Ralph Garafola

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REALISTIC PAINTING: landscape, portrait & still life

imageSaturdays, 12:30pm - 3:30pm

All Skill Levels

Oil, Acrylic

 

  • January 12-February 16, 2019 - $175/$205
  • March 16-April 20, 2019 - $175/$205

SUPPLY LIST

 

Open to all skill levels and all mediums. Beginners welcome and encouraged. Students will work from their own reference materials emphasizing accurate drawing, painting form, value observation (light and shade), composition, perspective, atmosphere and the treatment of edges.  It will also include hands-on teaching of color theory and precise color mixing. These topics are what form the basics of a successful painting in any medium. These classes are for artists interested in contemporary realism pertaining to land and seascapes, still-lifes and figures.  

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Class: January 12-February 16, 2019

Cost: $175m/$205nm

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Class: March 16-April 20, 2019

Cost: $175m/$205nm

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About the Artist Instructor:

imageRalph Garafola was raised in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, and studied at the Art Students League of New York. He served as class monitor for Frank J. Reilly, an instructor at the League and Commissioner of Art for New York City. Garafola teaches in Florida at the Art Center Sarasota and Art by the Bay Sarasota.

 

Garafola has made a living as a commercial illustrator and fine artist for many years and brings his style of contemporary realism to his oil and watercolor paintings of portraits, landscapes, seascapes and still life. He is also the Author of...Frank J. Reilly - The Elements of Painting (book informantion available on Garafola's website)

www.ralphgarafola.com

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