2 June 2020
Watch Ned Mueller create a value study in real time. Over 30 minutes, Ned uses basic materials (Conte charcoal and an eraser) to create a portrait that captures the essence of his subject, demonstrating the importance of simplifying and organising values and edges.
23 May 2020
Watching accomplished painters paint, and listening to them talk about their process, is a great way to learn. In this video, Cornelia Hernes compresses 3 days of portrait painting into 7 minutes and talks about materials, techniques and approach.
15 May 2020
If you don't choose your subject according to your level of ability, your drawing or painting is doomed before you even start. In this video, Stan Miller explains how to choose a paintable subject, and gives valuable tips about getting started with watercolours.
28 April 2020
If you don't have access to your usual equipment materials or subject matter then you might want to try digital painting. Although the tools are different, in this video Lucas Garcia demonstrates how you can apply similar principles in both approaches.