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Oil Painting

Even the old masters worked diligently to enhance their oil painting techniques. Discover new oil painting lessons and tips as we share the best of the best, from

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Oil Painting

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Yes! An Artist Who Holds Nothing Back. "Holding Her Close" by Daniel Gerhartz, featured in a Q&A at #portraits #painting #art #artists

Yes! An Artist Who Holds Nothing Back - Artist's Network

Preview Mario Robinson's oil painting video, Portrait Painting - Oil on Paper, now for painting tips to establish initial values with a translucent underpainting, how to develop darks to bookmark your portrait’s features, and how to paint a washy, loose background for exciting oil painting effects.

Portrait Painting - Oil on Paper Preview Mario Robinson


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    Artist's Network

    Follow along with this video preview, Oil Painting Basics – How to Paint a Bird, for oil painting techniques to get you started right away: how to setup to paint on a beveled canvas, how to create an out-of-focus background, color mixing techniques, how to paint tree branches, and how to paint feather markings, shadows and highlights that will bring your bird to life.

Oil Painting and 3 Common Misconceptions, by Wilson Bickford at #oil #painting #art

Oil Painting and 3 Common Misconceptions - Artist's Network

Breaking the Rules: Photography and Fine Art. "Audience With the Emperor" (oil, 14×11) by Timothy W. Jahn #photography #art

Breaking the Rules: Photography and Fine Art

Preview The Secret to Oil Painting Wet-Into-Wet for alla prima painting tips on blocking in of shapes, adjusting your shapes for success, how to mix colors for landscape paintings, and how to use brushes and palette knives to achieve a variety of painterly effects.

Casey Baugh, featured in The Artist's Magazine (April 2010) #oilpainting #figures

Artist Casey Baugh Fine-Tunes His Oil Portraits

In Erubescent (oil, 34x34), Baugh demonstrates his oil painting techniques for achieving light and color in his oil portraits of beautiful women.

Artist Casey Baugh Fine-Tunes His Oil Portraits

Great Oil Painting Advice from George Gallo: Learn How to "Paint Like You," at #oilpainting #artadvice

Oil Painting Advice: Learn How to "Paint Like You"

Oil Painting Landscape Tutorial | Step 5

Preview The Secret to Oil Painting with Light & Color here now for color mixing and oil painting tips you can apply to your own work right away. Then visit for access to the full-length video and enjoy this comfortable, easy pace to painting.

Michael Chesley Johnson's Secrets to Oil & Pastel Painting Success Collection ^ch #painting #oil #pastel #art

Realist oil painting by Mary Ellen Johnson > read about her art, which "encompasses both the angel and the demon on your shoulder." ^ch #oilpainting #artinspiration

Portrait of Anne (oil on linen, 36×24) by C.W. Mundy, featured in "Oil Painting With the Masters," a new book available here. ^ch #oilpainting #howtopaint #art

Pianist (oil on linen, 18×24) by Glenn Harrington, featured in the new book "Oil Painting With the Masters." ~ch #oilpainting #howtopaint

In this fun art video preview from and artist Mark Menendez, you'll learn how da Vinci transferred his line drawings to his painting surface, how to apply Reuben’s serpentine contours to your own work, Vermeer’s trick to getting realistic results in his paintings and more for great results on your paintings today!

Back Nude of R (oil, 46×30) by Sharon Sprung, instructor for ^ch #figure #painting

Vada (oil, 12×20) by Richard Schmid. Learn more from this master at ArtistsNetwork. ~ch

Preview Color: Landscape Painting Techniques for Success and follow along with two color-mixing exercises to match the hue, value and intensity of colors to your subject--if you portray an accurate intensity and value in your painting, the hue won't even matter. Then visit for access to the full-length video.

Step-by-step demo of 'Hailing the Cab' (oil on linen, 26×30) by Brian Keeler, excerpted from 'Dramatic Color in the Landscape' ~ch #howtopaint #landscapepainting

Dirty Laundry (oil, 48×38) by Katie O’Hagan. Read her inspiration for this at ~ch #howtopaint #oilpainting

During a time of great personal upheaval in 2011, Katie O’Hagan painted Life Raft (oil, 38×60). Read more at ~ch #howtopaint #oilpainting

Star Wars Art: Oil Portrait of Padme by Carl Samson on www.artistsnetwor...

An oil painting of a Florida sunset by Lee Hammond. Read Lee's blog at #Ocean #Painting #Beach

Greys I (oil on paper, 9×12) by Michael Chesley Johnson. Read "Mounting Oil Paintings on Paper Onto a Board" at for the demonstration. ~ch