Introduction to Oil Painting: Landscape and Figure

Summer 2017 quarter (Second Session)

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This program will serve an introduction to oil painting through an investigation of the sublime, dealing specifically with the figure in the landscape. Emphasis will be placed on developing technical skills through observational painting, while researching the history of the sublime and its influence on culture. Paintings will be done from life, exploring both plein air painting and figure painting sessions. Study of historically significant works will be done to develop a personal vision. 

Program Details

Fields of Study

visual arts


Summer Open

Location and Schedule

Campus Location


Time Offered


Advertised Schedule

Tue/Wed 6-10 pm

Online Learning

Enhanced Online Learning