Mastering Oil Portrait Painting with Ron Hicks DVD

Join master oil painter Ron Hicks in this start-to-finish demonstration on how to create an accurate and compelling oil portrait while staying true to your artistic voice and vision.

In this informative and inspiring DVD, Hicks reveals the essential techniques of portraiture — from making the preliminary sketch to depicting the subtle features of your model. He offers expert advice on masses, shapes, color, value, brushstrokes, and other elements for enhancing one's work in oil.

Beyond the basics, Hicks shares his own personal insights and methods, including the following expert tips:

  • How to go beyond conveying a likeness to capturing the true essence of your model
  • How to achieve balance by editing the number of features
  • How to create variety with highlights
  • How to make every brushstroke matter without overworking your piece
  • How to add life to your portraits with tricks for depicting movement

DVD. 60 minutes.

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