How to Paint Oil Portrait for Beginners

 
NESTING MIND, by Lucy Chen, 9”x12”x1.5”, oil on stretched canvas.  Original available .

NESTING MIND, by Lucy Chen, 9”x12”x1.5”, oil on stretched canvas. Original available.

 

So you know how to draw and paint faces with pencil, acrylic, or mixed media, but you’re still feeling intimidated by oil paint?

It just seems so complicated and confusing and it feels like only the elite master painters deserve to use this medium?

Well, in this video, you’ll find out:

  • What exact colors to get if you want to paint portraits, and there are only four must-haves.

  • What one medium you must have and everything else is optional.

  • How to paint a portrait in oils, fun and whimsical style!

I hope you’ll enjoy this video, and find the confidence to pick up some colors to try them out.

 
 

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Oh here’s a list of suggested materials:

• Gamsol -----➢ https://amzn.to/2MD0GJk

• Galkyd Lite -----➢ https://amzn.to/2LJ32bK

• Gamvar Varnish -----➢ https://amzn.to/2LQtYDb

• Gamblin Artist Oil Color Intro Set -----➢ https://amzn.to/2DdCb4B

Have a wonderful day!


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