Demystifying Oil Painting - Up Your Portrait Game in 1 Hour!

Jia Sung, Painter and Illustrator

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7 Lessons (18m)
    • 1. Overview

    • 2. Materials

    • 3. Surface Prep

    • 4. Setting Up

    • 5. Getting Inspired

    • 6. Making Your Painting

    • 7. Final Thoughts

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About This Class

Be a more effective and confident oil painter and portrait artist! I will cover basics of oil paint, from materials and methods to a brief discussion of how painting from life will help you paint from photo reference and use color more effectively, as well as give tips and tricks on portraiture and likenesses.

I will walk you through the class project, a 1 hour self-portrait assignment from life, by demonstrating my own process and what goals I try to keep in mind with each painting.