ONLINE: Beginning Oil Painting (5 Weeks)

Level: MultiLevel

Price: LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00

Class Description

Learn the basic techniques and methods for oil painting and creating pictorial structures. We will explore the properties of paint and how to manipulate it to create the illusion of space and depth. We will begin by working with traditional techniques, and then develop skills that will serve as building blocks for your own artistic explorations.

6:30-8:30 pmMonday, October 19, 2020 to Monday, November 16, 2020Kelly NeibertRegister Online

Student Information

A list of supplies can be found on our Blick U page:

Oil Paint

37ml Burnt Umber
37ml Cadmium Yellow Hue
37ml Cadmium Red Hue
37ml Titanium White
37ml Ultramarine Blue
37ml Alizarin Crimson
37ml Yellow Ochre
37ml Viridian

#4  Round Bristle
#2 Flat Bristle
#6 Flat Bristle
#10 Flat Bristle

Additional Supplies
Nylon mixing knife
75 ml Liquin galkyd medium
16 fl oz Turpenoid

Canvas and palette paper
Canvas Panels, Canvas Pads or Stretched Canvas,16” x 20”
1 Disposable Palette Pad,  9” x 12”

Please make sure to have supplies purchased before the first day of class.


This interactive online class is presented via Zoom. Please download Zoom (, and register your email address prior to your first class.

You will be emailed Zoom meeting instructions, including a unique URL and meeting code to join the class at least 1 day before the start of the class. If you do not receive an email from your instructor or registered within 24 hours of the first scheduled class, please contact the front desk ASAP.

Class cancellations can happen if enrollment minimums are not met 2 days prior to the first class. If your class is canceled, you will be contacted via phone or email.

If your class comes with a required or optional kit:  All kits will be available for contactless pick-up the week prior to the start date.