Workshop Spotlight: Introduction to Painting


If you live as an artist in the Knoxville Area than you already know the heaven that is Jerry's Artarama. Seeing all of those art supplies will send a shiver of inspiration from your fingers to your toes! So imagine being taught oil painting by the manager of heaven? Scott Manning gets to play and test these materials all the time! Its sure to be an inspiring painting class!

Participants will explore Color and Mediums from the three major types of Paints - Oils, Acrylics and Watercolors. See how Mediums can open up the world of color from the major Paint Manufacturers of Winsor Newton Oils and Watercolors; Liquitex Acrylics and Golden Acrylics. Participants will try all major mediums and paints from Winsor & Newton and Golden Acrylics A-Z sets. Also an introduction to Caran d’ Ache Drawing and Water soluble product portfolio.

Materials: Participants should bring:

  • Drawing Pencils,

  • Brushes for Acrylics, Oils and Watercolors;
    Journal Samples from manufacturers will be provided for use in classroom and take home. 

Scott Manning is the General Manager for Jerry’s Artarama of Knoxville. Scott is a Graduate from University of Tennessee in Art and Business. He does multiple Art Presentations and classes throughout the year at University Campuses, Schools and Artist Guilds. He works in Watercolor, Acrylics, Drawing and Pourings. A Winsor and Newton Working Artist will accompany him.