Through the Trees

An Online Class with Kari Ganoung Ruiz

Through the Trees with Kari Ganoung Ruiz (Online Class) Aug 25th 5:30-7:30 (Oils, Advanced Beginners and Up)

Class Description:

In this class session, we will be switching things up by using a palette of 4 colors plus white! We will be working on how to capture a backlit scene and how to capture the feeling of looking out through trees in a forest. Kari will demonstrate the compositional sketch, initial block in, and painting finish using oil color; paint along or sit back and enjoy the ride!


rigid panel with white, smooth surface we will be toning during class, choose a size your comfortable with in the landscape format

oil colors: White  Cadmium Yellow Light or Cadmium Lemon Pyrrole Orange Quinacridone Red or Alizarin Crimson Indanthrene Blue

mineral spirits, paper towels, paper (or sketchbook), pencil, eraser 

brushes: an assortment of long and short flats 

reference photo printed out

Thursday 8/25/2022
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Open to All: $25
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Lake Placid Center for the Arts

The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is a year-round performing and visual Arts Facility.  Located in the Adirondack Park of Northern New York, the LPCA consistently presents arts of the highest caliber in music, dance and theatre performances, film exhibitions and visual arts presentations. 

In addition, the Arts Center provides special arts-in education programs, workshops and residencies for aspiring and renowned artists.

The Arts Center is the home of the Lake Placid School of Ballet, LPCA Children's Theatre, Community Theatre Players, as well as the Summer home of the Lake Placid Sinfonietta.

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