In week one, Heather Lenefsky will provide you with an overview of basic oil painting techniques. You will learn how to use a limited palette to begin a painting of an elephant.
In week two, Heather Lenefsky will continue on her demonstration of an elephant. You will learn the fundamentals of oil painting through different projects to develop your skills as a fine artist.
In week three, Heather Lenefsky will continue on her demonstration of an elephant. You will learn the concepts of hue shift, value organization, and varying brushstrokes.
In week four, Heather Lenefsky will demonstrate how to set up and begin an all prima dog portrait.
In week five, Heather Lenefsky will demonstrate how to do an underpainting of a cast. You will learn how to establish the drawing and how to block in the light and shadow masses.
In week six, Heather Lenefsky will continue with her study of the Medici bust. You will learn how to rework the painting after establishing an underpainting.
In week seven, instructor Heather Lenefsky will finish with her study of the Medici bust. You will learn how to approach the light masses of the bust.
In week eight, Heather Lenefsky will demonstrate how to paint with a limited palette an alla prima skull.
You can participate by accessing the live lesson page on Sundays at 9:00 am PT. This event is for NMA subscribers, you can sign up for important email updates here. You will be updated when the stream goes live, with assignment reminders, and any schedule changes.
If you want to submit your drawing for critique, follow the submission guidelines PDF located in the assignment tab of each lesson.
A material PDF list is linked in each lesson under the description. Please check the file to see what you need to prepare.
This course includes downloadable assignment PDFs, that help you practice the materials taught by Heather. Keeping up with these assignments will maximize your learning outcomes.
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