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Terrill Welch

Born in the village of Vanderhoof in north-central British Columbia, Terrill Welch was invited into an adult painting class when she was fourteen years old. Terrill Welch has taken several college-level courses in drawing and painting. She now teaches the art of oil painting from life in natural light using water mixable oils both in-person and internationally online. Terrill Welch’s oil paintings frequently showcase the beautiful, mysterious and rugged southwest coast around her home on Mayne Island B.C. as well as paintings from her travels. Though locally appreciated, Terrill Welch is internationally collected. Her paintings can be found in the homes of art collectors throughout Canada and the United States as well as in Australia, England, France, Italy, Norway and Switzerland. Terrill Welch’s work is in collections that also include such renowned Canadian landscape painters as Emily Carr, A.Y. Jackson and Lawren Harris.

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About this Course

Have you always wanted to master the art of oil painting? The Beauty of Oils Skill Building class offers an introductory unit "Beginning before the Beginning" on September 9, 2019 followed by 10 weekly easy to follow lessons about using non-solvent oil paints and more for beginner and experienced painters wanting to learn a new medium and advance their painting skills. The class is instructed by international artist and teacher Terrill Welch and  includes notes and video demonstrations and instructor feedback on your work in progress. Terrill takes students through the basics of masterly and painterly use of oils using water-mixable oil paints. She offers skill development about painting with natural light from life and using reference materials using wet-into-wet painting methods. Each lesson has a specific focus intended to build towards a strong ongoing oil painting practice.