Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Homeschool Underpaintings

This year students will learn the basics of painting and create their own artworks from examples rendered.
Starting out with the underpainting of a colt in ultramarine blue and red oxide. Students will draw out the underpainting and paint in the colt with Acrylic paint.
The second underpainting is blocking in, Students will block in the dark masses of a painting before adding the details and colour to complete the process
Third, Artists will draw & paint the underpainting in the colours of the original photograph. Adding in the details
Four: Students will cover their canvas with transparent paint and add the shapes in black paint. Artists will add colour to the painting but try to leave black outlines and underpainting colour showing through.