Oil Painting Workshop with Gail Norfleet

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Oil Painting Workshop with Gail Norfleet
Friday, February 23 through Sunday, February 25
Blakemore Planetarium Classroom

Work alongside President George W. Bush’s art teacher, prominent Dallas-based artist Gail Norfleet, during this exclusive three-day workshop. Ms. Norfleet will guide you through oil painting techniques just as she taught President George W. Bush. The workshop is open to the general public. Teachers will receive Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit at the completion of the workshop. Take advantage of this opportunity to artistically explore the technique and skill behind Portraits of Courage: A Commander in Chief’s Tribute to America’s Warriors. A supply list will be provided. All skill levels are welcome.

Friday
Painting a Series of Objects - Life Studies
Morning Session | 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Afternoon Session | 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Saturday
Portrait Painting in Oil
Morning Session | 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Afternoon Session | 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Sunday
Final Critique
Afternoon Session | 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Workshop Participant Supply List:

Winsor and Newton Oil colors- 6 color mixing system *Required*
- Winsor Lemon 37 mL
- Winsor Yellow 37 mL
- French Ultramarine 37 mL
- Winsor Blue (green shade) 37 mL
- Permanent Rose 37 mL
- Cadmium Red 37 mL
- Titanium White 200 mL

Brushes (Princeton Natural Bristle, series 5400)
- # 10 round
- #6 bright
- #8 filbert
- #1 bright

Palette Knife for mixing colors
- #4 by global art (or other brand of palette knife such as Liquitex)

Package of vine charcoal, thin and soft

Kneaded Eraser

16 by 20 inch stretched canvas or 18 by 24 inch stretched canvas

Supplies can be purchased at local craft stores or a course supply list has been set up through Dick Blick at: http://www.dickblick.com/lists/blicku/H0PD8BL4SMTM3/publicview/

The supply list can also be accessed by going to https://www.dickblick.com/lists/find-blicku/ and search for the Museum of the Southwest.

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Where To Find Us

Museum of the Southwest
1705 W. Missouri Ave.
Midland, TX 79701
432.683.2882