PORTRAIT PAINTING WORKSHOP SYLLABUS

Douglas Weber, Anthony Ryder, Oil on linen on panel, 12x10, 2018

2020 PORTRAIT PAINTING WORKSHOP SYLLABUS
JULY 6 – 17

Students work on a single portrait for two weeks.

Classes at the Ryder Studio meet Monday through Friday, 
from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
and 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM.

Week 1

Mon. July 6
9:30 – 12:30: 3-hour Lecture/Demo: Introduction to painting materials and poster study
12:30 – 1:30: Lunch
1:30 – 4:30: Students practice (poster study)

Tues. July 7

9:30 – 11:30: 2-hour lecture/demo: Charcoal drawing
11:30 – 11:45: Long break
11:45 – 12:30: Students practice (poster study or charcoal drawing)
12:30 – 1:30: Lunch
1:30 – 4:30: Students practice (poster study or charcoal drawing)


Weds. July 8

9:30 – 11:30: 2-hour lecture/demo: Charcoal drawing + Ink-in 
11:30 – 11:45: Long break
11:45 – 12:30: Students practice (charcoal drawing)
12:30 – 1:30: Lunch
1:30 – 4:30: Students practice (charcoal drawing)


Thurs. July 9

9:30 – 11:30: 2-hour lecture/demo: Wash-in
11:30 – 11:45: Long break
11:45 – 12:30: Students practice (charcoal drawing/wash-in)
12:30 – 1:30: Lunch
1:30 – 4:30: Students practice (charcoal drawing/wash-in)


Fri. July 10
9:30 – 11:30: 2-hour lecture/demo: Wash-in


11:30 – 11:45: Long break


11:45 – 12:30: Students practice (wash-in)


12:30 – 1:30: Lunch


1:30 – 4:30: Students practice (wash-in)

Week 2

Mon. July 13

9:30 – 11:30: 2-hour lecture/demo: Wash-in/Drawing correction


11:30 – 11:45: Long break
11:45 – 12:30: Students practice (wash-in)
12:30 – 1:30: Lunch
1:30 – 4:30: Students practice (wash-in)


Tues. July 14

9:30 – 11:30: 2-hour lecture/demo: Form painting
11:30 – 11:45: Long break
11:45 – 12:30: Students practice (wash-in/form painting)
12:30 – 1:30: Lunch
1:30 – 4:30: Students practice (wash-in/form painting)


Weds. July 15

9:30 – 11:30: 2-hour lecture/demo: Form painting
11:30 – 11:45: Long break
11:45 – 12:30: Students practice (form painting)
12:30 – 1:30: Lunch
1:30 – 4:30: Students practice (form painting)


Thurs. July 16
9:30 – 11:30: 2-hour lecture/demo: Form painting
11:30 – 11:45: Long break
11:45 – 12:30: Students practice (form painting)
12:30 – 1:30: Lunch
1:30 – 4:30: Students practice (form painting)


Fri. July 17
9:30 – 11:30: 2-hour lecture/demo: Form painting


11:30 – 11:45: Long break


11:45 – 12:30: Students practice (form painting)


12:30 – 1:30: Lunch


1:30 – 4:30: Students practice (form painting)

© Ryder 2020