Learn to paint unique and charming portraits of your pet! Working from photographs, this workshop will cover a range of techniques, putting it all together in a painting full of personality and charm. Work with acrylic paint to mix lovely grays and neutral hues that are ideal for animal features and fur, and practice painting expressive eyes with realistic warmth. Learn to use loose, fluid brushstrokes for developing fur and whiskers and layer colors for a dimensional effect. Bring a sack lunch. See www.spruillarts.org for a list of supplies you will need to bring to class.