Thank you for registering for Nick’s Sharp-Focus Realism in Oil Workshop!


Studio 688
688 S. Cox St, Memphis, TN 38104


Sunday July 30th
10am – 3pm

Required Materials:

  • comfortable standing easel* (sit-down setups not preferred for this particular class)
  • 8 x 10 inch gessoed Masonite panel
  • graphite pencil
  • drawing paper
  • ruler
  • round/filbert/flat brushes of various sizes
  • rag or paper towels
  • palette
  • palette knife
  • oil medium (Natural pigments “oleogel”, or linseed oil)
  • oil colors (please use artist grade pigments only, not value brand or student grade):
  • Titanium white, ultramarine blue, burnt umber, raw umber, cadmium yellow medium,
    yellow ochre, cadmium red light, burnt sienna, alizarin permanent and viridian green. All
    other colors are optional.

    Mineral spirits and some still life items will be provided.

    *Links to suitable standing easels:

    (any kind of cheaper standing easel will technically work, but I’ve found that by far the
    least amount of inconvenience and hassle are Pochade Boxes that mount to camera