Norton Factory Studios

1-Day Alla Prima Portrait Painting Workshop with Elizabeth Zanzinger

1-Day Alla Prima Portrait Painting Workshop with Elizabeth Zanzinger

Date: Saturday, August 29th

Time: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Workshop Fee: $140

Location: Norton Factory Studios

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Attend this affordable alla prima intensive to learn and explore new ways of drawing and observing the live model.

Elizabeth Zanzinger has spent years training in academic realism and wants to share some of the exciting painting concepts she has acquired for capturing a portrait in a single sitting. Come join us for a workshop designed for you to practice your skills with some top-notch guidance. She is a nationally recognized artist who has won many awards for her work in both still life and figure.

Elizabeth is a lively and engaging instructor who meets people on all levels and encourages them in their next steps of their personal artistic growth. She will discuss the technical concerns of figurative oil painting, and also the poetic and aesthetic considerations in representational image making. In her classes, she always provides kind and honest feedback to your technical progress and encourages hard work in return.

With the fun challenge of portrait painting, you can gain useful tools to take home to your own studio practice.
Attendees are welcome to work in painting or drawing, Elizabeth will demo her alla prima oil painting methods and teach from that perspective. Materials list will be provided to particpants. Space is limited!

Participants of this workshop must provide their own easel. Contact for recommendations.