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Week 1: Introduction and Setting Up Your Still-Life Arrangement with Cornelia Hernes

Week 1: Introduction and Setting Up Your Still-Life Arrangement
Discover the Depth and Beauty of Still-Life Painting Unlock the secrets of setting up a successful still life set up.

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Instructor
Cornelia Hernes
Subjects
Painting
Topics
Composition, Still life
Mediums
Oil Paints
Duration
2h 29m 10s

In week one, instructor Cornelia Hernes will teach you the fundamentals of still-life composition. Cornelia will walk you through the brainstorming and still-life set-up process she undertakes. You will learn how to create a hierarchy within the different objects, giving each element its own unique significance and contributing to the overall composition. She will play with arrangements of objects and lighting to develop a composition to work from, setting the stage for the detailed lessons to come.

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