The Travelling Artist: Introduction to Oil Painting | Robyn Whale | Skillshare

The Travelling Artist: Introduction to Oil Painting

Robyn Whale, Artist | Pilates Instructor

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9 Lessons (33m)
    • 1. Introduction to Oil Painting

    • 2. Raw Materials & Supplies

    • 3. Life Drawing for Oil Painting

    • 4. Oil Painting Lesson 1: Breaking in the Canvas

    • 5. Oil Painting Lesson 2: Mark Making in Detail

    • 6. Oil Painting Lesson 3: Selective Painting

    • 7. Oil Painting Lesson 4: Glazing

    • 8. Oil Painting Lesson 5: Correcting Mistakes

    • 9. Conclusion

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About This Class

Ever wondered what it's like to travel the world, collect inspiration from beautiful destinations and then paint it in oils? Take your painting to a new level by exploring how artist Robyn Whale utilises the oil painting medium to depict a serene seascape discovered in the Philippines on her travel adventures.

In this 33-minute introductory class, you'll get insight into her process as she will lead you through it one step at a time. This fun and informative course will cover numerous techniques and will include learning about raw materials & supplies, life drawing for oil painting, breaking in the canvas, mark making in detail, selective painting, glazing and correcting mistakes. For the beginner to intermediate artist, with basic knowledge of oil painting or looking to simply improve on an existing skill set.  

The below reference was captured at Salagdoong Beach, Siquijor Island, in the Philippines.