Plein Air Painting with Michael King




FREE per person


1h 30min

About This Experience

Join Michael King as he discusses plein air gear and what he recommends for those wanting to start painting outside. In addition, he will demonstrate how to approach a painting on location. 

Drawing inspiration straight from the heart of nature, Michael is constantly attuned to the delicate dance of light, form, and colour, seamlessly blending representational elements with an impressionistic touch, resulting in captivating works of art.

With a background in product design, he brings a wealth of technical expertise to his artistic practice while cherishing the beauty of simplicity. His dedication to mastery shines through in every brushstroke. He always considers the technical aspects of painting, design, and the need for simplicity.


Gamblin Artist’s Oil Colors: Hansa Yellow Med, Perylene Red, Permanent Alizarin Crimson, Cobalt Blue, Ultramarine Blue, Transparent Red Earth, Yellow Ochre, Viridian Green, Transparent Orange, Titanium White

Oil Brushes: bristle and synthetic mix, flat 2 - 8 range, rigger #4

Palette Knives

Gamblin Gamsol Odorless Mineral Spirit

Gamblin Solvent-Free Fluid Painting Medium

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Meet Michael King, a passionate Canadian artist who loves plein air (outdoor) painting. Through this medium, he endeavours to capture the essence of every landscape he encounters.

His talent has been recognized in various exhibitions and competitions, and his artwork graces private collections in Canada, the United States, and the UK. But Michael's impact extends beyond his studio as he's also the visionary behind and the driving force behind the artful:minds artist community, enriching the lives of fellow creatives he meets along his way.

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