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How to Paint Skin Tones in Oil (Hardcover) (Chris Saper)

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In this workshop, you will learn how to create a wide variety of skin tones for realistic, expressive portrait paintings. Using six models in the studio, Chris helps you create color recipes for each skin tone in oil, showing, step by step, how to mix a wide range of colors in both light and shadow, so that you can create successful portraits of your own.

  • Mix color for blonds, red-heads, brunettes, light, olive and dark skin
  • Learn about color characteristics such as temperature, intensity, and value
  • 97 minutes of premier art instruction

Drawing and painting people is always a popular subject and painting realistic skin tones is a common challenge. In this video workshop, viewers will learn how to create a wide variety of skin tones for realistic, expressive portrait paintings. Using 3 to 5 models in the studio, Chris Saper creates color recipes for each type of skin tone in oil, showing viewers step-by-step how to mix a wide range of colors to take their portrait work to a new and exciting level of verisimilitude.
Genre: Art
Sub-Genre: Techniques / Oil Painting, Subjects + Themes / Human Figure
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: F & W Media Inc
Author: Chris Saper
Language: English
Street Date: January 11, 2012
TCIN: 13857166
UPC: 9781440319297
Item Number (DPCI): 248-77-3816
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