A professional artist for almost 30 years, Tom is a member of Oil Painters Of America, and has received numerous awards throughout his career including the Art of California Gold and Bronze Award, The Artist’s Magazine and International Artist Magazine, and was featured in the International Artist’s Masters Showcase. His work has also been on the cover and featured in American Artist, The Artist’s Magazine and Southwest Art. Nationally represented by three art galleries, his work is internationally collected and in many important private corporate collections. Tom has a studio in Laguna Beach and will be exhibiting for his 30th consecutive year at the Festival Of Arts in 2017. www.tomswimmfineart.com
5 Week Boost Oil/Acrylic Painting Class
Synthetic flats, similar to Princeton-Umbria
3 Brushes (Flats) - Small, Medium & Large
For Acrylics: Gloss Acrylic Medium (thin paint) or for Oil Paint: Liquin, or painting medium of preference or solvent free liquid/gel and Gamsol for thinning paint
Acrylic Glazing Medium (after you’ve applied paint) for oils you must wait to varnish
Small Canvas - 12” x 16” or 16" x 20"
Disposable Palette Pad
Acrylic Colors: Liquitex or Golden or Professional Grade Oil Colors such as Gamblin, Winsor Newton, Holbein etc...
Cadmium Red Light
Cadmium Yellow Light
Light Blue Violet
Students will create a painting using a photo for reference.
Bring a photo of your favorite subject or choose from
photos provided by the artist.