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Painting Oil Portraits in Cool Light Streaming Video

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Learn how to paint oil portraits using cool light, with painting tips for lighting your subject, mixing colors for accurate skin tones, and getting accurate proportions and features

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Follow along with Chris Saper step-by-step in this video on portrait painting in cool light, as she demonstrates essential portrait techniques for lighting your subject, achieving accurate proportions, and painting features, along with easy-to-follow instruction on getting great skin tones, shadows and highlights. You'll learn oil painting techniques for color mixing, composition, brushstrokes, blending and more as you paint a stunning portrait reminiscent of the masters, giving you the knowledge you need to create your own oil portraits!

Features

  • Step-by-step art lessons showing how to paint a portrait
  • Oil painting techniques for color mixing, brushstrokes, blending, and more
  • Great instruction for getting the technical side of a painting down: composition, achieving accurate proportions, and lighting

Preview Painting Oil Portraits in Cool Light Now!

Follow these oil painting techniques to establish your portrait's structure by painting light and shadow patterns. Then, use Chris' great tip on painting hair with roundness and form for a realistic effect.


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Materials List:

Oils

  • Alizarin Crimson Permanent
  • Asphaltum (or Burnt Umber)
  • Brilliant Yellow White
  • Cadmium Orange
  • Cadmium Red Light
  • Cadmium Yellow Medium
  • Caput Mortuum (or mix of Flake White, Ivory Black & Alizarin Crimson)
  • Cerulean Blue
  • Flake White
  • Flesh (or mix of Yellow Ochre, Flake White & Cadmium Red Light)
  • Foundation Greenish
  • Indian Yellow
  • Indigo
  • Ivory Black
  • Monochrome Tint Warm
  • Naples Yellow Light
  • Permanent Rose
  • Phthalo Green
  • Portland Gray Medium (or mix of Black and Flake White)
  • Radiant Blue
  • Radiant Magenta
  • Radiant Violet
  • Raw Sienna
  • Raw Umber (Grumbacher)
  • Transparent Earth Red (or Burnt Sienna)
  • Ultramarine Blue
  • Vermilion (or Cadmium Scarlet or Cadmium Red Light)
  • Violet Gray
  • Yellow Ochre
Surface
  • Canvas
Other
  • Oleo Gel (medium)
  • Palette
  • Palette knife
  • Paper towels
  • Pencil


About the Artist

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Additional Information

SKU W6792
Product Type Streaming Video
Instructor Chris Saper
Runtime 125 minutes
Skills Paint
Art Style Classical Realism
Skill Level All Levels
Content Portraits
Media Oil
  1. I've learned so much about portrait painting from Chris Saber's review by Lynn W on 5/17/2017
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    I've learned so much about portrait painting from Chris Saber's workshops that any video I've seen yet.

  2. outstanding! As I've started a portrait oil painting class, review by Lynn W on 9/30/2016
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    outstanding! As I've started a portrait oil painting class, direction has been very poor, so in searching found your video which has been so very helpful!

  3. This was an excellent video.!!!! I appreciated her skill and review by Deborah W on 12/30/2013
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    This was an excellent video.!!!! I appreciated her skill and the way she explained her methods and reasoning behind each stroke. It was a huge boost to my confidence for painting portraits. Thank you for this resource.

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