Sunday, June 7, 2020

ALMA THOMAS ...


 Alma Thomas, 1891-1978

Alma Woodsey Thomas was an African-American Expressionist painter and art educator best known for her colorful abstract paintings. She lived and worked primarily in Washington, D.C. and The Washington Post described her as a force in the Washington Color School. (wikipedia)





This week at SMS, classes will be creating a colourful mosaic-like painting in the style of Alma Thomas

You'll need:
 a 1/4" and 1/2" FLAT paint brush
paint (whatever you have at home)
papertowel
container of water to wash brushes between colours
watercolour paper or sketchbook

We'll be using primary & secondary coloured Chromatemp paint PLUS white (for tints)
a variety of shapes of watercolour paper












If you have any questions, or photos to share, please contact me at:

mspsartroomatsms@gmail.com



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