An alla prima still life of a silver bowl and lemon slice on white, against a grey and deep red background. This video takes you through the composition, drawing, blocking-in stage and up to the initial detailing stage. These are the most important parts of the painting process as they’re the foundation for everything that […]
A demonstration from this morning’s art class of Alla Prima Landscape Painting from a Photo. The object is to try to have the painting look like it was done from life. So don’t get drawn into slavishly copying the photographic reference. Palette: Titanium white, Cadmium yellow pale hue, permanent rose, cobalt blue, ivory black and […]
Today’s class demonstration of an alla prima style painting still life. Oils on canvas board by Kevin McSherry. I’m using Winton oils -the same palette of colours my students use: Titanium White, cadmium yellow pale hue, permanent rose, cobalt blue, ivory black and burnt umber.
Alla Prima Demonstration Speedpainting. White on White with a voiceover explaining the salient points during the process. This oils still life study took about 45 minutes. The video is about 2.5 minutes As usual, I’m using the paints that most of my students use: Winsor & Newton Winton oil paints. If you’d like to join […]