The John Asaro Approach to Oil Painting

Join famed American painter and planes of the head and figure sculptor, John Asaro as he shares his approach to figurative painting in oils. First John will lecture on his more critical elements in art, then he will analyze the work of contemporary painters as well as his own and finally, he will do a start-to-finish figure painting sharing his entire process and thinking.

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Level 1

In this demonstration, master artist John Asaro shares his approach to creating brilliant, lively works of art while painting a female nude. John begins with an analysis of student art, Old Master works, contemporary art, and his own pieces to illustrate his key concepts behind bringing life to his paintings. Materials Reducing Glass Handheld Mirror […]

Level 2

In this demonstration, master artist John Asaro shares his approach to creating brilliant, lively works of art while painting a female nude. John will share his set-up and materials and outline his approach to painting the figure in oils. Then John painting a nude female from photo reference, sharing his techniques and thoughts from start […]