Why read a book to learn how to create art when you can watch and learn from the pros? Now on DVD, this series offers an amazing selection of video workshops that are guaranteed to intrigue and inspire.
Drawing a Portrait from Life with Costa Vavagiakis — Costa Vavagiakis takes portrait painting beyond the basics with a thorough examination of anatomical features and an in-depth explanation of using plumb lines and apex points to lay in shapes. Working from a live model and using graphite and white chalk on toned paper, Vavagiakis demonstrates how to capture effects of light and shadow on a portrait. DVD. 66 minutes.