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Paint a Acrylic Portrait You Can Be Proud Of

Instructor Matt Philleo

  • Mon, Jul 25, 2022Tue, Jul 27, 2021 Tickets

    Payment guarantees registration in the class. Please remember to bring a photograph that you would like to paint.

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Three-day Workshop: Monday – Wednesday, July 25th – 27th; 9am – 4pm Monday & Tuesday, 9am-12pm Wednesday

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 pet, and be prepared to walk away with a beautiful painting.

The workshop will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days. Snacks and beverages will be provided, but be sure to bring a lunch. Cost is $410

If you have questions related to the class specifics, please contact Matt at 715-864-9323 or visit his website at