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EXPLORATION IN ACRYLICS: Cow Friends with Barbara Rowe

April 29 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm


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Paint your own cow portrait with guidance from Alleghany Highlands resident artist Barbara Rowe. Students from teen to adults will choose and paint from a variety of cow pictures and the workshop includes a step-by-step demonstration.  This workshop will be on April 29th from 10am to 3:30pm with a break for lunch. The Cost is $55 and includes a prepped canvas.

Students will need to bring acrylic paints and brushes.  The following acrylic colors are recommended:

  • Titanium white
  • Unbleached titanium
  • Mars black (or other black)
  • Burnt umber
  • Red oxide
  • Raw sienna
The following brushes are recommended:
  • Filbert size 8
  • Filbert size 4
  • Fan size 10
  • Shader size 8 and 0
  • A Round or two
(Folks can bring a brush variety pack if they wish)

Barbara has lived in neighboring Rockbridge County for over 30 years, raising 3 children. She worked in higher education administration for 25 years and retired from W & L University. After taking a ‘Process Painting Awakening the Creative Workshop” she began painting. Mostly self-taught, Barbara enjoys painting animal portraits.


Alleghany Highands Arts and Crafts Center
439 E Ridgeway Street
Clifton Forge, VA 24422 United States
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(540) 862-4447
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April 29
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Alleghany Highlands Arts and Crafts Center
(540) 862-4447

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