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06-10-2013, 12:23 PM
Follow along with Art of Painting Flowers in Oil with Claudia Seymour (http://artistsnetwork.tv/p-502-art-of-painting-flowers-in-oil-with-claudia-seymour.aspx), playing now on ArtistsNetwork.tv (http://ArtistsNetwork.tv). In this video you’ll learn how to set up and paint a beautiful still life of tulips and lemons using oil painting techniques. You’ll learn how to create strong compositions and use chiaroscuro in your paintings to create dramatic focal points and what materials you’ll need to block in shapes of color to create a strong foundation for your painting. Then, you’ll learn how to create form by adding in light and shadows to your objects, as well as how to mix colors with their complements to get the right shades for both cast and formed shadows for a painting full of depth and richness. Preview Art of Painting Flowers in Oil (http://artistsnetwork.tv/p-502-art-of-painting-flowers-in-oil-with-claudia-seymour.aspx) here now for some quick tips!