Follow along in this video download with artist Desmond O'Hagan and gain confidence in your oil painting with bold and direct strokes! In this demonstration, you'll learn how to simplify your subject, defining only the areas where you'd like to draw the viewer's eye. Instead of too much detail, you'll see how to create interest and balance throughout your painting by contrasting color temperature, intensity, and value. Along the way, Desmond shares his tips for sketching, working with photo references, and critiquing your work at the end.
In this video you will learn:
With Desmond's instruction, you can create strong, expressive paintings with bold and direct strokes!
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About Desmond O'Hagan
Desmond O'Hagan was born in Wiesbaden, Germany, and was raised in the United States. He enjoys working in several media, but his primary focus is in oils and pastel. Desmond's career has encompassed several one-man shows and group exhibitions in the United States, Japan, China, and France. A Master Pastelist with the Pastel Society of America, he has won several awards for his work, and his paintings are featured in numerous publications, including The Artist's Magazine. His studio is in Denver, Colorado.
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|Product Type||Video Download|
|Skills||Composition, Paint, Step by Step|
|Skill Level||Intermediate, Experienced|
|Content||Building & Architecture, Landscape|
|Art Style||Classical Realism, Impressionist|
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