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Marc Rubin is a classical, representational oil painter. His use of rich color, and a finely developed eye of composition and light, set him apart from his contemporaries. Marc has been a painter for over 30 years and has been published in various local / regional publications. Marc’s work can be seen at the Broadmoor Gallery, Colorado Springs, CO, Mary Woerner Fine Arts, West Palm Beach, FL, The Artists’ Gallery, Chestertown, MD, and locally in his own Studio in Elmira, NY.
Marc taught at Elmira College as an adjunct instructor, teaching fine art oil painting. He was also an instructor at 171 Cedar Arts Center in Corning, NY teaching the art of representational painting from 2012-2021 when he opened his own teaching studio offering beginner to intermediate and advanced lessons.
classes and workshops
As a beginner, you will learn how to hold your paintbrush, which paint brushes to use, brush care, setting up your easel, color mixing, nuances of paint consistency, how to begin a Still Life from Life and follow through to a finished painting. You will have a finished painting to be proud of at the end of your five-week journey.
For more advanced students, Marc will share painting tips and tricks, and how to see and distinguish values, shades, and subtle color shifts. He offers guidance to help improve in areas that are specific to your development as a fine arts painter. Learn to really see the shadows and light and how to recreate them with Marc’s expert instruction.