Beach and Seascape Painting with Joe Sweeney (ONLINE)
Enjoy painting "the land and sky meet the sea" with plein air painter extraordinaire Joe Sweeney in this live Zoom class!Learn to paint from photo references in preparation for working outdoors with beach and seascape images supplied by the instructor. Topics include color mixing to capture the tonal quality and character of the time of day, drawing, compositional fundamentals, and sound painting practices. Instruction is geared towards oil, acrylic, and pastel, but experienced watercolorists are welcome. View/download the materials list
6 weeks, Wednesdays, June 1 - July 6 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. $195
Joseph Sweeney is a professional landscape painter living in Ardmore, PA. He received a BFA in Painting and Drawing from the Philadelphia College of Art (now the University of the Arts) and an MFA from Penn State University. He has taught for many years at area institutions and art centers including PAFA, the University of the Arts, Wayne Art Center, Woodmere Art Museum and Chester Springs Yellow Springs Studio. His work has received numerous awards and is included in many public and private institutions, collections and museums.
Images: 1: Joe Sweeney, First Light, Cape May, NJ, oil on wood panel, 15" x 68" 2: Joe Sweeney, Sea Breeze, Cape May Point #2, acrylic on canvas, 16" x 20" 3: Joe Sweeney in his home studio 4: Bottom: Joe Sweeney on Zoom