Animals in the Landscape

Online Class with Kari Ganoung Ruiz

Thursday, March 4, 5:00 - 7:00pm EST

Let's explore how to successfully add creatures to your landscapes! We will discuss how to give animals weight and presence in the scene, and the importance of shape placement for a believable sense of movement.


  • Rigid painting panel 8”x10" aspect ratio with white surface (we will be toning during class.)
  • Oil Colors: White, Cool Yellow (Cadmium Yellow Light), Warm Yellow (Cadmium Yellow Medium), Cool Red (Quinacridone Red), Warm Red (Cadmium Red Scarlet), Blue (Ultramarine Blue), Blue (Cobalt Blue).
  • Mineral Spirits
  • Paper Towels
  • Brushes: an array of synthetic (soft) long and short flatspaper (or sketchbook).
  • Pencil
  • Eraser

Click here to view the reference image and print for class!

Thursday 3/4/2021
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Per Log-In: $22
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