Online Course: How To Paint – From Beginner to Master

Learn to paint like Van Gogh through a series of fascinating workshops
Learn to paint like Van Gogh through a series of fascinating workshops | © Pictorial Press / Alamy Stock Photo
Culture Trip Travel Team

Blossom from amateur to expert with this course in the fundamentals of oil painting.

1. How To Paint: From Beginner to Master

Closeup of brush and palette.
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Pick up a paintbrush and immerse yourself into the world of oil painting. This carefully constructed four-hour video course will take you through each stage of creating a painting. Your tutor will show you the secrets behind mixing colours and making gradients in greyscale, while sharpening your skills in essential techniques such as brushstroke, shadows and light placement. You’ll get to grips with fundamentals such as underpainting, drawing and setting up on the canvas, and by the end of the course you’ll emerge with the knowledge to craft your own oil masterpieces.

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