Learn the versatility of the acrylic medium while creating landscape paintings that are direct, quick, and satisfying. Ken Muenzenmayer will focus on simplifying subject matter to create paintings in a timely fashion while still capturing the spirit of place so important to successful landscapes. In thirty years of painting with acrylics, Ken has learned many “secrets” which he shares with his students. His unique style offers students a path upon which they can make their own individual statement.
Don't miss this great weekend of art workshops!
November 12-16, 2015 Art of the Carolinas, Raleigh, NC
Simplify your paintings with strong composition and luminous color. Using the Muenzenmayer Method of Painting with Acrylics, which combines the transparency of watercolor, the luminosity of oils, and the softness of pastels, you can let your colors tell the story.
Achieve Luminous Color in Acrylics
This class will address the mixing of colors on the palette and the layering of colors in the painting to achieve glowing and luminous results. Through the basic understanding of complimentary colors and values you will learn to create an emotional depth in your paintings.
All materials provided.
Drybrush Techniques in Acrylics
Learn to build layers of color through thin washes of color combined with layers of drybrush scumbling on a textured surface to achieve dramatic lighting effects and luminous color. Different surfaces and the preparation of those surfaces will be discussed.