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John Asaro Painting Approach: Figure Painting Process with John Asaro

John Asaro Painting Approach: Figure Painting Process
Paint Dynamic Figures in Full Color! John Asaro will demonstrate his approach to designing and painting the figure in oils

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  • Lesson Details
John Asaro
Composition, Human Figure, Light & Color
Oil Paints
3h 45m 9s

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 to finish.


  • Reducing Glass
  • Handheld Mirror
  • Mahl Stick (or Wooden Dowel)
  • Viva Paper Towel
  • Projector
  • 3′ Square Cardboard Box Painted Black
  • Green Gel
  • Stretched Canvas
  • Hogs Hair Bristle Brushes
  • Artists Grade Oil Colors
  • Linseed Oil
  • Graphite Pencil
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