Oil Portrait Painting

Step-by-Step Demonstration No.1

57p eBook PDF & 36min Video Download 

$16.00 USD   $18.00 USD 

Mixing a portrait palette featuring complementary warm & cool greys

In this eBook demonstration you will learn step-by-step how to paint a portrait. The demonstration guides you through the importance of building up the tonal layers to create accurate form from the shadow areas right through to the highlight, to assist you in creating that vital  likeness you will be seeking in your portraits.  You will gain knowledge on how to lay out your palette using the colour wheel and what colours create subtle harmonic contemporary greys.

Accompanying 36min video

In this accompanying video you will learn how to mix your colours right the first time. Along with the vital knowledge that painters must know about neutralising colours straight from the tube to create subtle colour harmonies that adds the sophistication and quality to your work.

One of the most important things to learn as an oil painter is how to mix a colour palette. Without this knowledge you are constantly guessing and using up lots of paint while you scrape back failed attempts at trying to finding the right mix. The worst thing is you waste a lot of vital time which could be used learning to create portrait paintings’. 
Cathy van Ee

Student Review

Hi Cathy – just like to say I LOVED this book and video. I am at present starting a portrait of my 15yo grandson, Lucas, and this will be of great help to me. Many thanks, 
Chris Seligman

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