Classical Portrait Painting From Life 5-Day Workshop, Cork

In this 5-day workshop, Brian Smyth, artist and instructor from Angel Academy of Art, Florence, will guide you through the principles and techniques of realistic portrait painting in oils. Working from the live model, students will learn a step-by-step method for planning and creating a complete portrait over several painting sessions.

Brian has many years’ experience working at the Angel Academy of Art in Florence and other ateliers around Europe, and this workshop presents a fantastic opportunity for anyone who wishes to learn first-hand the painting methods currently being taught at the top realist academies in Europe.

Application Deadline: Thursday, 31 May 2018
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Dates: Monday 9th to Friday 13th July 2018
Times: 10.00am – 5.00pm each day
Fee: €600
Location: C.I.T. Arts in Health & Education Campus, 46 Grand Parade, Cork City
Booking: 087 660 9644 or email

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