This program is very intensive because it contains a lot of information, it is not intended to just be watched once, it is designed so that you can go back to it whenever you need, just like a practical guide. Dear oil painter, thank you so much for downloading the Practical guide to oil painting techniques and materials. This bonus video is also sold alone on a “pay what you want” basis, starting at 10 €, which is nothing for a 2 hours art tutorial ! Do you consider starting oil painting but you don’t know exactly where to start ? Good brushes and good paints are easier to use and go farther than the cheap ones. Blessings.”. You can do a lot with a little. To accentuate the stormy nature of the sky Rousseau drew into wet paint with the handle of a brush. Conceived like a book, this video guide is divided in various chapters that will help you navigate through the different segments of the program. The Practical guide to oil painting techniques and materials is a 5 hours video guide focused on techniques and materials. A glaze is a thin, semi-transparent layer of paint. Florent is great at making complicated things sound simple. Oil paint is a combination of a pigment and an oil binding medium. The main part of the video is the practical guide : with simple and clear explanations, Florent guides you through all the technical and practical knowledge oil painters need to know. Oil painting - materials & techniques. To get started you need oil paints, brushes, a place to mix your colors, a tool to mix them with and a surface to paint on. To create different surface textures in the landscape Courbet applied the paint with a palette knife. Pierre Etienne Théodore Rousseau Landscape with a Stormy Sky About 1842 Oil sketch on board. It will guide you through all the basic and advanced know-how every painter has to know. The ingredients are easy to … Purchase this video demonstration on a “pay what you want” basis, click here : This program is only available as a downloadable mp4 file. You may have come upon Florent’s unique way of explaining oil painting techniques in one of his YouTube videos. Brimming with pertinent insights into the technical aspects and painting in oils, it is also designed to help students perfect powers of observation and expression. More info about the app here : Gumroad library app. In this program, he makes his knowledge available in a very comprehensive way. OIL PAINTING MATERIALS. If you already purchased the main program and want to get the figure painting demonstration later, it’s not too late…. Glazing is a popular technique in oil painting, where glazes are applied on top of an opaque layer of paint which has been allowed to dry. However, you are not allowed to reproduce it, share it or sell it. Oil paint is a combination of a pigment and an oil binding medium. You can either download the files on your computer first and transfer them on your phone or tablet by using the built-in system of your device. It allows careful planning and makes correcting mistakes easy. Gaspard Dughet Italian Landscape 1633-1635. The binder is usually linseed oil. This classical approach is great for experienced artists as well as beginners. We use cookies to enhance your experience on V&A websites. No DVD version. Glazing involves painting a thin layer of transparent or semi-transparent paint onto a surface. But if you want to support Florent and help him make more videos and paintings, you can decide to pay more, if you think that his work deserves it : Florent’s work is not just about selling videos online, he has been sharing tips and techniques on his Youtube channel for years, live streaming twice a week and building a community of artists and art enthusiasts online. I wanted to start oil painting again, but didn’t feel confident.”, “Thanks for the effort to provide clear concise instruction. For private use only, you are allowed to burn this program on a DVD as long as you own a legal copy of the original video. It’s a way to expand the field of possibilities. Oil Painting Techniques and Materials (Dover Art Instruction) by Harold Speed To capture the characteristic stripes of silver birch bark Dughet used a square, flat brush. Do you ever feel that you lack the knowledge to use oil paint with confidence ? No, there won’t be any DVD version of this program. © Copyright Shelley Martin • PO Box 511, Albion, CA 95410 • info@guidetooilpainting.com, © Copyright Bill Martin 2007-2014 • PO Box 511, Albion, CA 95410 • info@guidetooilpainting.com, For more instructional videos visit Bill Martin's YouTube Channel. “I watched hours of tutorials on websites and I never managed to gather as much information as in your guide. In doing this, each subsequent layer changes the appearance of the color below and results in a multifaceted hue. All the videos of the main program have subtitles, the demonstrations are not subtitled. The codec used is H.264, which is also a standard for modern HD videos. It dries slowly in comparison to other paints, allowing the artist to manipulate the paint. Any extra money to the starting price of this bonus video is a sign of support to Florent’s work. Unlike many painting videos, this program doesn’t just present one way of painting but reviews a wide variety of different options so that you can come up with your own painting process and make the best out of the content of this video. The point of this portrait demonstration is to illustrate as many techniques as possible and present an effective painting process that will allow painters from all skill levels to improve significantly. Plus you want a way to clean up. Gustave Courbet Landscape with The Châtel St. Denis, Scey-en-Verais 1873 Oil on canvas. The process is based on the indirect approach to painting, which implies painting with multiple layers, starting with an underpainting, a first painting and a second painting. For the highlights in the sea Delacroix used a round brush with fluid paint. Oil on canvas, Sample of marks made with paintbrush handle. Ready-made paint was sold in animal bladders from at least 1600 and in tubes from the 1830s, Palette traditionally believed to have been used by William Blake in 1780, Sample of paint applied with a round brush. The methods used to process the oil affect the … The Victoria and Albert Museum welcomes applications for ‘Creating Innovative Learning Programmes’, its new one week intensive course. The course can be watched on Ipad, Iphones and tablets with the Gumroad App, but most smartphones don’t have enough disk space to allow the videos to be downloaded. As you select “I want this” on gumroad, a tab will ask you to choose an option : you can choose the main option with the portrait demonstration or get the extended version with both the portrait and the figure painting demonstration. This painting demonstration will allow you to see the techniques at work on a classical still life painting for two extra hours. The other solution to enjoy this content on your mobile device is to use the Gumroad Library App and access your videos from the app. Any extra money to the starting price of this bonus video is a sign of, It is recommended to download the course on your computer, Le Guide pratique des techniques de peinture à l’huile, English subtitles (except for the demonstrations), Video 1/6 – duration 18:27 (HD 1080p) – 301 Mo, Video 2/6  – duration 41:57 (HD 1080p) – 803 Mo, Video 3/6 – duration 34:53 (HD 1080p) – 526 Mo, Video 4/6 – duration 39:01 (HD 1080p) – 452 Mo, Video 5/6 – duration 36:30 (HD 1080p) – 648 Mo, Video 6/6 – duration 02:10:53 (HD 720p) – 1.1 Go, Bonus Video -duration 02:06:23 (HD 720p) – 950 Mo. The Practical guide to oil painting techniques and materials is a 5 hours video guide focused on techniques and materials. The methods used to process the oil affect the colour, consistency and drying time of the paint.