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Paint a Realistic Acrylic Portrait

with Matt Philleo

  • Mon, Feb 6, 2023Tue, Feb 7, 2023 Tickets

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Paint a realistic acrylic portrait of which you can be proud. Professional portrait painter Matt Philleo will teach you step-by-step, how to sketch accurately, blend values, colors, skin tones, and add detail that will make your portrait look real. Paints, brushes, and all materials will be supplied. Please bring a printed image to work from, preferably a person or a pet, and be prepared to walk away with a beautiful painting. Some snacks and beverages will be provided, please bring a lunch each day.

Cost $325 per person