In the Studios Of the French Academies

Instructor Fernando Freitas takes students through the stages of painting in the tradition of the old masters in this one-hour video workshop.

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Class Overview

Instructor Fernando Freitas takes students through the stages of painting in the tradition of the old masters in this one-hour video workshop.  Working from a selected study, students learn the specific step-by-step process to achieve an exact copy, as well as gain a clear understanding of the principles of oil painting, and the best techniques and materials to use. This workshop is suitable for all levels of experience.

Course Curriculum

Tools Materials 05:22

Lesson1. Tools Materials

Imprimatura 02:10

Lesson2. Imprimatura free

Dry Brush Drawing 08:15

Lesson3. Dry Brush Drawing

Dead Colour 04:04

Lesson4. Dead Colour free

First Painting 20:29

Lesson5. First Painting

Second Painting 18:27

Lesson6. Second Painting

Outro 00:57

Lesson7. Outro

Meet Instructor

Instructor: Fernando Freitas

The Director and Senior Instructor at the Academy of Realist Art, Fernando Freitas has close to 20 years of teaching experience. He also conducts drawing and painting workshops throughout North America and Europe, as well as works on portrait commissions. Most recently, his work can be seen on the hit NBC show Hannibal. Fernando has produced two highly regarded instructional DVDs: Drawing the Figure and The Bargue Drawing Companion which are available through the ARA website.

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Course Curriculum

Tools Materials 05:22

Lesson1. Tools Materials

Imprimatura 02:10

Lesson2. Imprimatura free

Dry Brush Drawing 08:15

Lesson3. Dry Brush Drawing

Dead Colour 04:04

Lesson4. Dead Colour free

First Painting 20:29

Lesson5. First Painting

Second Painting 18:27

Lesson6. Second Painting

Outro 00:57

Lesson7. Outro

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USD $99.95 USD $39.95

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Fantastick explonation of painting stages. Not too long and too short and covered most important points.
Liliya Zholudev

Downloadable Materials

Jacques Louis David - Patrocle Free
Jacques Louis David - Patrocle painting
I came out of this with a heightened attention to detail, and practical knowledge of how to make a graphite drawing to a high degree of finish – in stages. I can see how doing more of these copies would improve the accuracy of my drawing.
– Jon, Drawing the Bargue