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08-09-2013, 11:50 AM
In Essential Techniques for Pastel Portraits with Alain Picard, playing now on http://ArtistsNetwork.tv, follow along as Alain demonstrates how to paint a realistic and beautiful portrait in pastels. Alain gives you the tools you need to meet the challenge of portraiture as he paints from a photo step-by-step. With lighting tips to define drama and mood, drawing tips and tools that help you assess relationships of proportion and scale, design and edge tools that lead the eye through the painting and refining tools for subtleties that bring your work to life, Alain shows you how to paint portraits and fills your visual toolbox to equip you for success.

Preview Essential Techniques for Pastel Portraits now to learn drawing tips for creating thumbnails and using angles for accuracy, how take advantage of value and edges to lead the eye through your composition, and pastel techniques that refine your portrait and make it come to life. Then, visit http://ArtistsNetwork.tv for access to the full-length video.


lovin art
08-09-2013, 12:32 PM
I really enjoyed watching this.... Thankyou !