First I started with a demo of a value study of my composition as the underpainting.
As I went along we talked about color properties and also how to work from a photograph.
Here's the finished painting.
Here's a look at the student's work during the 8 weeks of class.
|The Millpond, by Brooklyn, age 14|
|A Duck's Paradise, by Bridger, age 12|
|Palette Knife Forest, by Rori age 13|
|Red Panda, by Jane age 13|
|Abstract Flowers, by Rori age 13|
|Winter Forest Sunset, by Rori age 13|
|Rose Garden, by Skylar, age 17|
|Harry Potter Castle, by Hannah, age 16|
|Romania Scene, by Skylar age 17|
|Rainbow Pumpkin, by Vanessa, age 17|
|Windmill Farm, by Hannah, age 16|
|Fox Portrait, by Jane age 13|
|Parakeet Friends, by Bridger age 12|
|Happy New Year, by Vanessa, age 17|