Acrylic Painting Class with Robert Waldo Brunelle JR

$ 200.00

6 week class
Dates:  Spring 2017
   *  Tuesdays, April 4, 11, 18 (off 25), May 2, 9, 16
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location:  916 Shelburne Road
Instructor: Robert Waldo Brunelle JR

In this class students will learn the basics of painting with acrylic paints.  Topics include: differences between acrylics and oils, mixing colors, using additives for acrylic paints, types of brushes, creating effects with various brush stroke techniques, composing a painting, and transferring images to canvas.  After students learn the basics, they will work with the teacher to create at least one finished acrylic painting.

Artist’s bio:   Robert Waldo Brunelle is a painter, kinetic sculptor, book illustrator, art educator and political cartoonist.  He was the art teacher at the Browns River Middle School from 1981 to 2012.  He served as the president of the Northern Vermont Artist Association from 1995 to 2012, and now serves as the NVAA’s Vice President.  He has been exhibiting his paintings in the region since 1978.  He is a founding member of the Vermont Comic Creator’s Group, and his cartoon strip Mr. Brunelle Explains It All appears weekly in Seven Days, and monthly in Funny Times.  To see more of his work, visit


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