Workshop on How to paint a portrait using a basic 4 colour Palette on 6 to 7 February 2017

Learn how to make use of Leonie's simple palette to create amazing variety. Develop value sensitivity, skills, and perfecting technical skills in order to create portraits that are deeply in tune with the human spirit. Leonie works individually with each participant to guide this process. [powr-countdown-timer id=43eb2c0f_1457960943712] Designed to introduce students to oil...
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The proportions of the human figure

The proportions used in figure drawing are: The average person, is generally 7-and-a-half heads tall (including the head). The ideal figure, used when aiming for an impression of nobility or grace, is drawn at 8 heads tall. The heroic figure, used in the heroic for the depiction of gods and superheroes, is eight-and-a-half heads tall (beware of creating a 'pinhead!') Mo...
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Whats up in the Wednesday class…

  30 Colour Mixing Tips For Artists How to Mix Colours When Painting Here, we are concerned not with the theory of colour, but rather its practice: that is, how to combine pigments in order to obtain the required hues, or tints/shades of a particular hue. Even so, a knowledge of the colour wheel, along with an understanding of the difference between primary, seconda...
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