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Creating Movement and Force with Glenn Vilppu

Creating Movement and Force
Master the Art of Composition! Learn how to move the viewer's eye around your compositions

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Glenn Vilppu
Composition, Drawing, Painting
Pastel Pencil
34m 46s
Foundations of Composition

In the Foundations of Composition video lesson series, world-famous artist and instructor Glenn Vilppu offers you a rich understanding of the complex subject of composition in fine art. Glen lectures, demonstrates, and analyzes the Old Masters in his usual straightforward and concise style as he digs down to the practical tools of composition and how they can be applied to your own work. In this second lesson, Glenn teaches you how to move the viewer’s eye through the picture and create a sense of force and liveliness to your compositions. Glenn also analyzes the movement in several masterworks, giving you a firsthand understand of its application.


  • Stabilo CarbOthello Pastel Pencil – Black
Intermediate / Advanced

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