Changing colors - A Photo to Oil Painting Workshop

Mandar Marathe, Fine Artist, Sculptor, Illustrator, Designer

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4 Lessons (42m)
    • 1. Introduction and basic preparation

      1:52
    • 2. 1. Underpainting and first paint

      14:38
    • 3. 2. Sky and details in the middle ground

      13:14
    • 4. 3. Background trees and final touches

      12:45

About This Class

Welcome to this Photo to Oil Painting Workshop! In it, I'll show you 

  • how to take a simple looking photo and find a pleasing composition in it, 
  • do a value study to get the shapes and values clarified
  • choose a color scheme based on the mood you want the final painting to have
  • adjust the drawing to accentuate the feel of the painting and 
  • finally, paint the scene with confidence that it will turn into a successful painting!

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Come, join me in this adventure where I paint this painting and explain to you my process and thinking behind my brushstrokes!

See you in the class!
Mandar