- November 5 & 12
- Time: 10am - 4pm
pre-drawn canvas included
Learn portrait painting skills from Chris Jordan while working from a famous portrait of Princess Nina by Philip de Laszlo (1869-1937).
Detailed discussions of anatomy, colour mixing and paint application techniques will guide you towards completing a perfect portrait!
Join Chris Jordan in his Masters Workshop Series spanning different countries, centuries and subject matter. Produce a beautiful work of art through learning about technical and aesthetic trends of the time. Students of all levels are welcome.
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.
- Official Event Page: Master Series: Portrait
- Swinton's Art Website: www.swintonsart.com
- Address: 7160 Fisher Street S.E. Calgary, AB
- Phone: (403) 258-3500
- Email: email@example.com
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Swinton's Art Supply, Instruction & Framing
Located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Swinton's Art Supply, Instruction & Framing is Alberta's largest, privately owned art facility. With over 10,000 products, having a working knowledge of these items is very important. It has been our practice to hire working artists in the store thus giving our customers leading advice on what materials to use and how best to use them.
All of the instructors at Swinton's are gallery showing artists. Whether you make art as a hobby or are wanting to become a professional artist, our teachers can lead you in the right direction. From the technical side of painting to achieving pure creativity, they will be there to guide you.