Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Winter's Surprise, Part 1
Jerry paints a winter scene with a surprise feature to be revealed. This episode will be an introduction to combining warm and cool colors, working with a warm golden color against the cool colors of snow. Jerry will show and reinforce blending of sky colors. He also demonstrates why mixing under-painting color directly on the canvas -- versus pre-mixing a formula on the palette -- works best for this particular painting.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Winter's Surprise, Part 2
Continuation from the under-painting, demonstrating cast shadows and developing an atmosphere using warm and cool colors together. Jerry shows how to interweave patches of snow through a layering progress of darks to light. Then uses script brush to build groups of weeds throughout the painting.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Winter's Surprise, Part 3
As Jerry promised in the first episode, the winter surprise for this painting is revealed. Moving forward, Jerry demonstrates how to be loose and free with brush strokes, yet create an accurate painting. Through the final highlights you will learn how it creates shape through those highlights and value changes.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
High and Mighty, Part 1
Jerry starts a wonderful painting on a textured canvas showing the technique with a #12 bristle brush. You will find this segment to be a great study on mountains with a stormy sky. Through a fun, easy method, Jerry quickly creates the stormy sky through the use of the value system.