intro to minimal realism
If you love the style of artists David Hockney, Anna Mac and Andrew Faulkner—you'll love this class! Learn new ways of seeing the world around you by combining Realism with Minimalism and all the basics of acrylic painting.
When it comes to Realism, there are several factors that help make a painting look realistic. We’ll cover those techniques and practice applying them in minimalist scenes.
This class is perfect for beginners, artists who typically paint abstract styles, or anyone interested in building a foundation in Realism with a minimalist spin.
In five weeks, we will explore:
You’ll walk away understanding the elements of Realism with the techniques to master them in a minimalist style. Students will walk away with at least two beautiful paintings.
About the instructor
Meg has been painting for most of her life and graduated from the University of Miami with a bachelors degree in Visual Art. After spending her 20s working as a creative in the corporate world and painting in her spare time, she recently made the switch to pursuing a career as a professional artist. Meg grew up in Miami, spent the last 10 years in Brooklyn, and moved to San Diego in 2023. Inspiration from all three cities is visible in the bold marks and vibrant colors depicted throughout her work. Meg paints primarily with acrylics in a realistic style, often incorporating elements of surrealism, minimalism, and conceptual art. She’s passionate about creating with others and is excited to help you master realism!
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