Alla Prima Portrait Sketch with the Zorn Palette
Schedule, Materials List and Address
9:00am- 12:00pm: Intro, Demo and Q&A and 1 hour portrait painting
1:00pm- 4:00pm: 3 hour portrait painting with 1 break
9:00am- 12:00pm: 1 x 6hr. Portrait or Figure Painting, Part A
1:00pm- 4:00pm: Continued from the Morning, Part B
-I can provide Paint, Palette, Medium, Solvent and Cups for $7.50 per day
-Paintbrushes and Hardboard Panels sizes (11”x14” and 12”x 16") will also be available for purchase for the duration of the workshop.
Will be provided
Bring a gray palette. (You can make a gray palette by painting the back of a piece of plexiglass with gray acrylic)
Any professional brushes in the following sizes are fine
I will have a selection of Raphael and Rosemary & Co. brushes available for purchase during the workshop
Hog Hair or Natural Bristle (Flat and/or Filbert) #4 (2), #6 (2) #8 (1)
Kolinsky Sable or synthetic (pointed) #4 (1)
We will use a Limited Palette, no student grade.
40ml tube or larger
Cadmium Red Light (Gamblin or Rembrandt)
Ivory Black or Blue-Black
Bring your preferred support
Primed Masonite (hardboard), Canvas or Linen Panels
Stretched Canvas or Linen
(prime with a neutral gray acrylic)
Size: 11” x 14" or 12” x 16”
Quantity: 2 to 3 canvases for each full day of the workshop
Two clip on metal cups for Mineral Spirits and Linseed Oil
Rags or Paper Towels
Sketchbook and Pencil (for notes and thumbnails)
Travel, Parking and Lunch
Inscape Arts and Cultural Center, Studio 207
815 Seattle Blvd S, Seattle, WA 98134 (map attached)
On Street Parking
After you have parked. Come to the front entrance and call me 646.296.4267
I will come downstairs to let you in.
- There is limited parking for Inscape Tenants/ Guests behind the building that is accessible via the PFI parking lot on 6th Ave. S, off of Seattle Blvd. S. (see map attached)
- Paid parking in same parking lot as well.
- Walk toward the gate at the fence. The code is 1354.
- Walk to Metal door at back of building and call me 646.296.4267
- I will come downstairs to meet you and let you in.
Traveling by Metro/ Link
The International District Link stop is about a 5minute walk from the studio.
There are several places within walking distance for lunch including Uwajimaya which has a foodcourt. We will have an hour lunch break.
Dominique Medici fine art
Inscape Arts and Cultural Center
815 Seattle Blvd S,
Seattle, WA 98134