Golden Acrylic Paints From A to Z with Shari Pratt
February 22, 2020
Saturday, February 22 11:00AM – 12:30PM
Saturday, February 22 2:00 – 3:30PM
The Golden lecture and demonstration is a one and a half hour free educational presentation on Golden acrylic paints and all the related mediums, gels and pastes! The lecture covers information about the different types of pigments, paint formulations and their viscosities, as well as gels, pastes, grounds, color mixing, drying time, health & safety concerns, and much more. Various acrylic materials and techniques will be demonstrated to enrich your understanding of the medium, among these you will learn basic tips for how to extend paint to save money and how to mix paints with gels and pastes to create exciting textures. We will also discuss Golden’s newest products, including the QoR Watercolors, High Flow Acrylics and the Open Acrylics. We will also touch on Golden’s Williamsburg Handmade Oil Paints. Discover the possibilities and become inspired with how these fabulous materials can be added to your own creative process. Each attendee will receive free literature and an information packet and a free bag of paint samples to take home!
Shari Pratt is a Canadian born painter and printmaker who is well known for her mixed-media figurative works depicting strange and haunting subjects. She holds her Master of Fine Arts from the Vermont College of Fine Arts and a Bachelor of Art Education Major from the University of British Columbia. She majored in both painting and printmaking. Shari currently teaches a variety of classes and workshops in painting, printmaking, encaustics, and mixed media throughout the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley. Shari has shown in numerous solo and group exhibitions throughout BC, Canada, and the United States. She has participated in several residencies and her work can be found in many private collections in Canada, USA, Europe, and Asia. www.sharipratt.com