Oil Painting Workshop
Ages 14 – Adult


Learn the basics of working in oil paint using traditional and modern techniques. Participants will experience hands-on instruction and one-on-one tips and tricks including how to photograph and alter reference images, understanding color, blocking and layering, and how to build the subtle details that bring a painting to life. Materials are not included. Suggested material list will be sent upon registration.

6 Tuesdays • 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Nov 5, 12, 19, 26, Dec 3, 10
nm: $270 • m: $255 • Instructor: Nadine Robbins
at Pershing Studios



Nadine Robbins is the recipient of a grant from the Puffin Foundation, 2017 and in 2015, Robbins was selected for the special feature Poets and Artists, 50 Memorable Painters and was listed as one of top figurative painters working now by Buzzfeed, 2017. The artist’s work may be found in several important private collections, most notably the Howard A. & Judith Tullman Collection, Chicago and The Count-Ibex Collection, Germany.

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For deposit or balance payments, please call The Art Effect at 845.471.7477.

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