Daniel Greene: Pastel Portrait - Jim

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Video Length: 150 minutes

 

This comprehensive instructional video guides the artist in a 2 1/2 hour journey into pastel portraiture. Follow Greene step-by-step as he paints a pastel portrait from start to finish.

 


This video includes:

  • Valuable tips on how to best organize your materials as well as thorough explanations on pastels, paper and other materials used.
  • An introduction into selecting backgrounds and lighting, and choosing comfortable and natural positions for models.
  • A glimpse at Green's creative process through composition and preliminary drawing, painting in the early stages, and progression from darks to middletones to lights.
  • A checklist to help determine when a portrait is complete.
  • Tips for painting hair and clothing.
  • Covers which materials are used and why.

 

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