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Getting Started with Oil Painting
Welcome to the course! (3:51)
Setting up for practicing with the CKM (The Creative Kina Method)
The small space setup and supplies you'll need (8:42)
Reference Photo of Maracas
How I layout my color palette. (15:10)
Intro to color values, mixing and matching. (13:41)
Objects and Reference Photos for the CKM.
How to find objects and photograph them. (5:59)
Why we are taking photos, and how to crop them in ratio to the canvas. (3:11)
Why I recommend printing two of the same reference photo. (1:37)
How to draw the object with the Quick Grid System
How to mix the drawing fluid. (1:44)
Draw the Quick Grid. (5:25)
Train your eyes to start seeing angles within your subject. (4:52)
How to draw angles, lines, and contour in your drawing. (20:15)
Correct any errors in your drawing by painting in the shapes of the negative space.
Train your eyes to see shapes within the positive and negative space (4:23)
Paint in the shapes of the negative space. (2:01)
How to place color values.
Training your eyes to see values. (7:28)
Paint your object by placing shapes and color values, and adjusting edges. (62:31)
General Oil Painting Supplies Information from Previous Course Content
Supplies List: Recommended Oil Painting Supplies.
Supplies and other methods for drawing on the canvas (7:09)
Optional Surfaces to use for oil painting. (2:06)
Oil Paint Mediums, Solvents, and Containers. (4:24)
Paint palette options I have used and recommend for Oil Painting. (3:37)
All about paint brushes. (7:43)
Other handy tools to have when oil painting. (1:47)
Supplies needed for cleaning up after oil painting. (2:51)
Choosing your oil paints and the ones I use for my paintings and lessons. (5:32)
Basic Oil Painting Techniques
Quick advice on working from photos.
How to mix a value scale with a palette knife. (6:08)
How the paint behaves with brushes, thinners, and mediums. (6:15)
Two approaches to oil painting.
Pear Demo: Alla Prima Method (43:06)
Pear Demo: Layering Method - Day 1 (11:16)
Layering Method Day 2 (38:52)
Layering Methods Day 3 (25:09)
Layering Method Day 4 (18:28)
Final thoughts and preview to the upcoming course.
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The small space setup and supplies you'll need
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