Be Masterful!

Learn to make stunning drawing, painting, sculptures, and more — all at your own pace.

Video lessons » Painting

Introduction to Oil Painting for Beginners Part 4: The Black & White Figure with Charles Hu

Introduction to Oil Painting for Beginners Part 4: The Black & White Figure
Learn to Paint the Figure in Black and White Understand how to apply correct values to the human form

Ready to watch the whole lesson?

Become a member and get unlimited access to the entire New Masters Academy library

  • Lesson details
  • Transcript
  • References
Instructor
Charles Hu
Subjects
Painting
Topics
Anatomy, Design, Human Figure
Mediums
Oil Paints
Duration
2h 46m 6s
Series
Introduction to Oil Painting for Beginners

Learn the fundamentals of oil painting with acclaimed artist and instructor Charles Hu.

This course breaks down the entire process of oil painting and is intended for beginning and experienced artists alike. Charles explains the important concepts of gesture, shape design, and composition. You will also learn what materials are needed, how to get set up, and the techniques used to apply paint.

After taking this course, you will be on your way to oil painting from life using a variety of different subjects and palettes.

In this lesson, Charles demonstrates painting in black & white, this time focusing on techniques geared towards painting the figure.

Beginner Friendly
3295 views

Discuss this video in the forums!

Discuss