Speed Portraits With A Limited Palette

Dominique Medici is a NYC-based artist specializing in both Egg tempera and Oil painting. Primarily a portrait and figure painter, she studied in London and has exhibited internationally, including Art in Action, Royal Society of Portrait Painters, Christie’s Young Artist Exhibition. She was a semi-finalist in the 2016 BP Portrait Prize, 2006 Outwin Boochevor Portrait Completion and recently received an honorable mention in the 2014 Portrait Society of America members show and honorable mention for portraiture during Oil Painters of America’s 24th Annual National Juried Show and the Margaret Dole Award at the Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club 118th Annual Exhibition. Dominique has undertaken numerous international portrait commissions and her work in displayed in many private collections throughout Europe and the US. Dominique has a passion for teaching and has taught extensively both privately and publicly.
9:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.
All Levels Welcome
Live Model Included
Gage Capitol Hill
Mastering the ability to work quickly and precisely is key in your development as a painter. The most efficient way to develop your observation and intuition simultaneously is to practice painting with short poses. The time restraint forces you to forego detail and focus on gesture and large masses. We’ll work through a systematic and disciplined technique that is uniquely designed to achieve this aim.