Festivals & Events:
Telluride Painting School with Ying Li
Painting the Radiance and Color of the World YING LI Monday – Friday for two weeks | 9:00am – 1:00pm | $1,145 October 9 – 20, 2017 (Students need to supply required materials on their own.) Painting & Drawing This intensive painting workshop will explore new techniques and concepts in painting with an emphasis on the use of color and texture as self-expression and ways of understanding the visual world around us. Students will investigate various approaches to color and brushwork through representational and abstract painting, as well as the metaphorical meaning in color and the psychological impact of it. Working from live models, still life and landscapes, students will discover how a basic image can be transformed into a personal statement through the expressive choices of colors and mark making. Students are encouraged to experiment with ideas and techniques with the purpose of developing a personal expression. This course will begin with a casual meet and greet with the instructor and students on the evening of Sunday, October 8th. Students will be able to set up their materials on Sunday evening in preparation for Monday’s (October 9th) 9am start. Includes 24-hour access to the painting studio between class sessions, model fees, easels/gatorboards, and general studio supplies.