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Perspective 7: 2 Point Views, Measuring, & Ellipses with Erik Olson

Perspective 7: 2 Point Views, Measuring, & Ellipses
Learn Perspective for Artists Erik will show you how to create diminishment guides and set up accurate perspective on uneven surfaces

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Erik Olson
Colored Pencil, Pencil
7h 14m 16s
Perspective for Artists

Artist and veteran instructor, Erik Olson demonstrates additional views and scenes set ups using with “in picture” methods, which allow the artist to stay within the picture frame to set up correct perspective. Scale referencing on uneven surfaces is also demonstrated along with a digital draw over and the behavior and drawing of various ellipses and simple elliptical objects in 2 point perspective.


  • 45-45-90 Transparent Triangle Ruler
  • 30-60-90 Transparent Triangle Ruler
  • Alvin Pro-Matic Lead Holder – 2H Lead
  • Alvin Rotary Lead Pointer
  • T-Square Ruler
  • Protractor
  • Prismacolor Verithin Colored Pencil – Red/Blue
  • Paintbrush
  • Kneaded Eraser
  • Hard Eraser
  • Helix Technical Compass
Beginner / Intermediate

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