Portrait commission sample by Tim Benson

Date(s) - Friday, August 30, 2019
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Mall Galleries


Workshop Week Mall Galleries runs 26th to 31 August 2019

Among the many sessions will be a workshop by  Tim Benson who was elected to Membership this year.

designed to teach how to paint dynamic portraits in oil.

Required Materials

Oil paints to include

  • Titanium white
  • Lemon yellow
  • Burnt umber
  • Cadmium red
  • Alizarin crimson
  • Ultramarine blue

Tubes should ideally be at least 200ml each and student quality oil paints are ideal.

A range of flat bristle brushes (not synthetic) to include one of 0.5inches and one of 2inches in width (approx)

  • 3 canvasses/boards/canvas boards of 10inches x 12inches
  • 1 canvas/board/canvas board of 30inches x 24inches (approx)
  • Solvent-free thinner
  • Jam jars for thinner
  • Kitchen roll/rags
  • Palette
  • Palette knife

Ticket Prices: £85, (£75 for Friends of Mall Galleries)

More information and Booking

Workshop led by Tim Benson PROI NEAC