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Mike Callahan at Easel

"I have spent years teaching myself the art of landscape painting in oils studying the work of great painters both past and present as well as continual practice with the goal of becoming an excellent painter.
This is what I have learned along the way..."


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"MY APPROACH TO PAINTING THE LANDSCAPE IN OILS"

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Topics Include...

•Materials and supplies
- what I use to get the results that collectors love

•The importance of drawing skills for the painter
- why solid drawing can make such a difference

•Mastering composition – a simple method
- confused by myriads of composition rules? try this simple approach...

•Tips for Painting En Plein Air
- what are the benefits of painting "en plein air"?
-what are the drawbacks?...

•Set-up for the Studio
-discover a simple yet efficient way to set up for painting in the studio...

•Beginning your painting – reordering reference elements
-is it possible to improve upon nature?...

•Working on toned canvas
-is there an advantage to starting with a canvas that isn't white?...

•Keying for believability in your paintings
-what is "keying" and how will it help you make a more believable painting?...

•Why “fat over lean”
-learn about the principle that will allow your painting to truly endure for centuries...

•Two-value block-in
-see how this method can save you time, energy and frustration when you paint...

•Atmospheric perspective
-learn the why's and how's of painting the atmosphere
adding depth to your landscapes...

•Varnishing a painting for enduring quality
-find out which products I use and how I use them...

More...
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