Master Series: Floral • Oil Painting Workshop with Chris Jordan

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Swinton's Art Supply, Instruction & Framing

7160 Fisher St SE

Calgary, AB T2H 0W5

Canada

View Map

Event description

Description

Advanced Realism - Weekend Workshop

  • June 22 & 23
  • Time: 9:30am - 4pm

$275
prepared canvas included

Learn to paint a beautiful realistic floral alongside the popular art instructor Chris Jordan.

Throughout the workshop there will be step by step demonstrations as well as descriptions of the various methods and concepts involved with the painting. A prepared canvas will be supplied along with an 8x10 photo reference.

This Workshop focuses on traditional still life painting in oils. Multiple demonstrations will take place throughout the two-day period. Students will be introduced to concepts relating to lighting, composition, colour mixing, edge work and application of texture.

Students of all levels, beginner to advanced, will benefit from this workshop.

Like a room with an open window, we were haunted. Cold. Shock of the human machine continuously beating but irregularly: so absence fills with expectation, overfills.

Instructor Bio

Chris Jordan is a well established Calgary artist known for his realistic oil paintings of remarkable quality

Chris Jordan was born in Calgary, AB. He attended the University of Calgary Fine Arts program, majoring in Painting. Drawn to portraying reality with technical and poetic verisimilitude, Chris continued his learning through studying under established artists, painting from life and analyzing works of the masters. He currently pursues his art career as a self-directed painter and an art teacher.

Over the course of his career, Chris has become well known for producing captivating paintings with astonishing resemblance of the subject, elegant design and refined use of color and texture. His portfolio spans portrait, landscape, still life and abstract paintings, underlining his distinct vision and proficiency in any subject matter. Every painting is executed with diligence and integrity of a truth-seeking, ambitious artist and leaves the studio as a commendable work of art. Owing to remarkable quality of his artwork, for over a decade Chris has been primarily fulfilling numerous portrait, landscape and still life commissions from Calgary’s eminent corporate and private collectors.

To further appreciate Chris’s artwork or contact him regarding commissions or art classes, please visit his website.

Chris also teaches Monthly Classes at Swinton's on Mondays, Wednesdays, Tuesdays and Thursdays.


Date and Time

Location

Swinton's Art Supply, Instruction & Framing

7160 Fisher St SE

Calgary, AB T2H 0W5

Canada

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved