Painting Light and Atmosphere
Here are just a few techniques you will discover:
Here Are Some Other Techniques You'll Discover
Sound difficult? It's not!
Joe creates a demo fully en plein air and then takes that study into the studio to build a studio painting, complete with layers of glazing.
You can paint along with this step-by-step painting tutorial to learn how to paint a breathtaking landscape scene using Joe's most powerful painting techniques — the techniques he has developed over decades of painting.
It's time for Joseph McGurl to pass down his techniques from master to apprentice.
You'd be surprised at the number of established professional painters who turn to McGurl for instruction to take their already high-quality work to the highest levels.
He will show how to use information gathered on location and apply it to a large studio piece. His plein air study technique is unique and uses tools that will help make your drawing almost perfect.
You don't need to be an experienced painter to learn how to do this.
And you don't have to have talent to paint. That comes from training.
In fact, in the words of our publisher, B. Eric Rhoads, if you can follow a recipe and bake a cake, you can learn to paint. Because painting is a process.
This training is right for you if:
If any of the above apply to you, then we encourage you to place your order now.
About the Artist: Joseph McGurl
Joseph McGurl is one of the most in-demand and influential landscape artists working in America today.
You can find his work in multiple prestigious galleries across the country, and his accolades and credentials are more than a little impressive:
According to one art expert:
"Joseph McGurl captures the blinding effect of the sun reflecting off of water better than any other artist Sometimes you feel the need to squint or put on sunglasses when looking at his paintings — the sunlight is that believable!"
Or this one:
"Joe may just be the finest landscape painter alive today, and will go down in history as one of the great landscape painters of all time."
Joe's teaching style is thoughtful, intelligent, and not gimmicky. He is highly focused and incredibly articulate — making it easy to follow every detail and brushstroke as you go.
Advanced Landscape Painting
Here’s just some of what Joe covers in Advanced Landscape Painting
Joseph’s landscape paintings are among the most highly regarded in the world and are sought out by collectors and museums alike because of their beauty and importance.
In spite of his fame and preeminence, Joseph remains humble and modest about his work. He equates himself to a novelist, one who is writing fiction based on fact. Never shy about exaggerating the details of a scene to convince a viewer, he knows exactly how to make every element appear as if it’s just the way nature offered it up … only better.
This is a RARE chance to study under one of the great landscape painters alive today.
Visiting Joseph McGurl’s studio is one of the experiences any artist would cherish, but to sit back and watch the inner workings of the processes, techniques, and philosophies of master artist Joseph McGurl is a rare opportunity that any artist would jump at the chance to experience and this video gives you that chance!
Along with Joseph’s extensive instruction, the video also includes a gallery of some of his work, a tour of his studio, and an interview conducted by magazine publisher, Eric Rhoads.
Becoming an advanced painter is the most effective way to get high prices and build a reputation as a prominent painter. And now you have the opportunity to advance your skills with award-winning artist Joseph McGurl.
Just imagine how becoming an advanced landscape painter could transform your life!
Joe completes this demo with oil paints, but acrylics can work as well-- use a retarding medium when adding texture to the water and when applying the glazes to be able to apply them before the acrylic dries.