thursdays | 10.24 - 11.21.2019 | 6 - 7:30 pm | 4 weeks

INSTRUCTOR: Katherine Rausch

No class Oct. 31


Family portrait, self-portrait, or pet portrait—learn the basics of creating a successful portrait painting using photographic references. Katherine shows you how to transfer the image to canvas, choose and mix colors, make style decisions, and more!


Supplies to bring to class

12x16 canvas. Nothing smaller then 11x14 


reference photo and full page color copy to work from


basic:ultramarine blue, magenta, cadmium yellow medium, black, white

extra: yellow ochre, sienna brown, cadmium red, cobalt violet, cerulean blue, sap green,

portrait colors: naples yellow, vermilion or pyrrole red

brushes: 2 flat or filbert, 6 or 8 flat or filbert, what ever you are comfortable using

pallet paper or a wet box if using acrylics.


All About that Portrait | thursdays 6-7:30 pm with Katherine Rausch

  • Pre-registration is required for all classes and students are only registered when payment has been received. In order for instructors to plan properly, students should register at least one (1) week before the start date of the class. If you register less than one week before class, the class fee will increase by $10.

free admission


monday | closed to the public

tuesday-saturday | 10am-5pm

sunday | 1-5pm

200 e saint john street spartanburg sc 29306

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