Golden Mean Composition
Plein Air Artist Stefan Baumann, host of the popular PBS oil painting show The Grand View: America’s National Parks through the Eyes of an Artist, lectures about artists’ use of the Golden Mean based on the number 1.618, Phi. Also known as the Divine Proportion, Golden Proportion and Golden Section, Phi is is the secret to creating good composition. Stefan Baumann teaches classes in Medford, Oregon, Redding, California and San Jose, California and offers Plein Air workshops in Mt Shasta, California. Stefan Baumann is a master of painting outdoors and studio painting alla prima.