Discover new methods, techniques, and tools in this process-based exploration of acrylic painting. Emphasis will be placed on creating visually interesting marks and compositions.
Through demonstrations and discussions, learn several brushless techniques of painting using traditional and non-traditional tools to achieve unique effects. Working from photographic references of subject matter of your choosing, create paintings filled with new marks and expression. All levels welcome. Experienced painters will have the opportunity to push the boundaries of their painting practice, while beginners will develop skill.
Beki Borman was born and raised in the Milwaukee area. She attended the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design where she received her BFA in painting in 2004. Since graduating, Beki has exhibited her work both locally and nationally. She paints colorful and textural landscapes in oil and acrylics using a combination of knife and brush techniques. Some of her influences include Vincent van Gogh, Wolf Kahn, and Wayne Thiebaud. Beki works out of her home studio in Milwaukee. Her work is represented by the Woodwalk Gallery in Egg Harbor.
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