Portrait painting has produced some of the most famous paintings in history, forever immortalizing its subjects.
This video is an introduction to portrait painting. Ben Sowards will take you through some simple processes that will help give you direction and get you started with portrait painting, and make the whole experience a lot less overwhelming and more enjoyable.
If you have never done portrait painting before or already have experience this course is sure to provide you with some useful advice and techniques.
About a useful color palette
3 different methods for starting an oil painting during the initial "sketch" phase
How to add color
How to bend color to create volume
and much more!
- Part 1: Basic Measuring or Sighting Techniques
- Part 2: Method 2
- Part 3: Method 3
- Part 4: Evaluating the 3 Methods
- Part 5: Color
- Part 6: Bending Color to Create Volume