Still Life Oil Painting WorkshopHave fun experimenting with oils and gain the confidence and inspiration to create any still life painting.About this EventWhat will it cover?In the sanctuary of the Artist Studios this welcoming workshop offers a unique opportunity to learn from a knowledgeable practising Oil Painter.Following a demonstration of essential considerations of oil painting, featuring advice on composition, perspective , colour mixing and application technique, get hands-on creating your own expressive and colourful mini paintings. Working from life you will explore the shape, form and texture of everyday objects, fruit and flowers.Who is it for?The perfect workshop for Artists of all levels, from newly inspired painters to professionals looking to gain the basic building blocks to produce an oil painting.Benefit from the intimacy of a small group setting in a safe and relaxed environment.What is provided?No need to bring anything but your willingness to learn!All materials and expertise are provided for you to leave with your masterpiece!• Canvas/ Board• Oil Paint• Brushes• Easel• Palette• Linseed Oil• Protective Clothing/ Apron• RefreshmentsWhat is the Useful Art Class?The Useful Art Class is a series of workshops that will provide you with the essential skills fundamental to drawing and painting. The classes are short, concentrated sessions that focus very clearly on the principles that are foundational to creating 2D artworks. Sessions are taught by practicing artists who between them have over 30 years of experience within the art world and will equip you with practical knowledge that will help you with your art practice. The Useful Art Class is delivered in the heart of Birmingham’s creative quarter, the Custard Factory, Digbeth, in exhibition space attached to the teaching artists’ studios.