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Sargent Master Study of the Eyes with Steve Huston

Sargent Master Study of the Eyes
Learn a Master Artist's Approach to the Eyes Join Steve Huston as he analyzes Sargent's approach to painting the eyes

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Instructor
Steve Huston
Subjects
Anatomy, Head / Portrait, Painting
Materials
Oil Paints
Duration
28m 57s

In this lesson world-renowned painter Steve Huston analyzes a master painting by American artist John Singer Sargent in order to explore Sargent’s approach to painting the eyes and their surrounding structures. You will learn about the construction of the eye area, working with shadows and highlights, dealing with planes, as well as how to add accents to bring life to your paintings.

 

Materials

  • Gamblin Artist Grade Oil Colors
  • Simply Simmons Paintbrush
  • Canvas Panel
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