About Oil Painting Sticks
Oil painting sticks are created as an alternative to Oil Painting. It was original idea to the manfacturer by a request by artist Pablo Picasso in 1949. How to do Oil Painting at ease, mobility and not expose to toxic chemical. The product was to make colour pigments mixed with some amount of oil to create a feel of oil painting. In fact, the invention of Oil Painting Sticks was probably how Oil Pastels and Crayon were created for mass productions. The latter was called Caryon by adding certain amount of wax agent.
Why Oil Painting SticksOil painting sticks are popular because of quick application of this vivid, soft and smooth feel of the sticks. There are many benefits and reasons to use Oil Painting sticks. It is a dry medium for a painting work. You do not need painting knifes or toxic chemicals like working on traditional Oil Painting. In fact, many Oil Painting artists were in poor health because of toxic exposure when full time working on oil painting.
The finished work feels like an Oil Painting and in fact, it is considered Oil painting when done exclusively with Oil Painting sticks. The other advantages are lower in cost and convenience to store and carry them around. Oil painting sticks are great for use to do art work on standard drawing papers as well.
Adult with or without any background in art.
This course is will focus on the use of Oil Painting sticks to create bright and expressive art like an Oil Painting. You will learn the techniques and methods recommended for this medium.
Learn how to do layering and blending with oil painting sticks. In addition, explore the use of colouring mix and values. A varierty of themes may be selected to explore on your own or with professional coach from artist.
Learn the methods of creating texture with Oil painting sticks. Understand how to handle oil painting using layering and lifting.
View some Oil Paint Sticks Art works:
* Oil Paint Sticks Art Gallery 1 *
Our teaching methodologies are proven to engage the learning in a fun, relaxing and effective. Professional and flexible teaching approach according to the levels and participants background.
By Professional Artist and Therapist
This course is by professional artist and art therapist Mr. Paul Lee Thiam Seng.
Mr. Lee is the founder of UniqArts and Technologies in 1995. He is the
creator for Creativity-Juice, ARTeach, Online Art Project, Green
Origami Project and many other innovative program. Mr. Lee is an
experienced artist and has been teaching since 1995 to adult, children
Course Fee Duration
$435 for 8 sessions, 1 hour 30 minutes per session.
Please bring your own art materials or purchase them at our center.