Still Life Painting – The Art Students League

Still Life Painting

Karen O'Neil

Karen O’Neil, Still Life Series #6, 2015, Oil on linen, 24 x 24 inches.

Class Description

Karen O’Neil teaches students to interpret and relate color. Students will sharpen their ability to see and simplify still life subjects into large masses of value and color. Specific painting issues are addressed each month. Short weekly demos are a highlight of this class. For oil and acrylic. Soft and oil pastels are also allowed.

About the Instructor

Karen O’Neil has been teaching painting courses and workshops throughout the Northeast for the past decade. A graduate of Massachusetts College of Art, Ms. O’Neil studied in Provincetown with Henry Hensche and also at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. She has been the recipient of regional fellowships, and has been an artist-in-residence at Millay Colony for the Arts.

Ms. O’Neil’s award-winning work is included in numerous private and corporate collections in New York, including Pfizer and Memorial Sloan Kettering. She is represented by galleries in New York, Indiana, and Georgia. Her work has been featured in many print publications, as well as online blogs.

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