Acrylic Painting

with Chris Bolduc


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June 04-July 09, 2022


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Class Description

This class is open to beginner and advanced students. We will learn how to apply acrylic paints with best pratices for using and preserving your materials. Students will study value, color theory, composition and brush technique. You will have the opportunity to paint from life, from an image and/or the imagination. Advanced students may participate in the introductory lessons or come to class with a self guided project they wish to explore. *We will be painting on paper for ease and conveneince to the students. Advanced students may opt for canvas on their personal project*

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Materials List

Brush set (minimum of 6 brushes of varying shape and size), Acrylic paint (2-4 oz tubes or a set, Red, blue, yellow, white and black), Gel Medium (8 oz jar), Pencil, Eraser, Paper Pad (9 x 12" Mixed Medid 90lb/Bristol 100lb/ watercolor 140lb), 2 containers with lids for holding water, 4 oz food storage container with lids (set of 6-12)

Minimum Age


About the Instructor

Chris Bolduc received his BFA from Virginia Commonwealth University in Sculpture and Painting. He has shown his work on the east and west coasts of the United States and has most recently exhibited in the 16th New River Juried Art Biennial in Radford, VA and a solo show of illustrations at the Floyd Center for the Arts in Floyd, VA. His medium of choice is India ink on paper.

Class Registration and Cancellation Policy

Advance Registration Required.

Registration: Class registrations are confirmed on a first-come, first-served basis.

Cancellation/Refund: The Floyd Center for the Arts will conduct classes for which an adequate number of students are registered. Class status is determined 1 week before the first date of the class, unless otherwise noted. Acceptance of payment does not guarantee that a class will run. If the Center must cancel a scheduled class, students who registered for such classes will be given the opportunity to transfer their payments to another course or receive a full refund of their tuition payment.

Student Withdrawals: Students withdrawing from a class before the cancellation period has ended, (one week prior to the start of class, unless otherwise noted) can receive a full refund or may transfer their payments to another class of their choice. Students who withdraw after the cancellation period has closed or after class has started, will not receive a refund.