Here are some marvelous examples some of my students worked on this year as part of their Master Copy Painting project. For detailed information on how to do the project, see older posts Master Copy 1 and 2. Rita worked on Albrecht Durer, gridded format is above, and her progression follows below: Janis worked from … More Master Painting Copy Part 3
This is the second project my Intro to Oil Painting students do, on an 11 x 16″ canvas, using a limited palette and an animal skull as still life. Strong spot light is used, with a darkened space (black box) in which to place the object so that we can see better contrast. Initially, a … More Animal Skull
This is the last segment in an 8-week sequence of Drawing With Color lessons that I teach at The Drawing Studio in Tucson. In this post I will recap some of the basic concepts of working with color through the practice of drawing from observation. We work with the standard 12 color wheel that was … More Drawing With Color 1.8 (also called 1.6 in the 6 week course).