10 Top Tips: 1 And 2

01/01/1970
  |  100 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

Twenty acclaimed artists give their advice on a wide range of painting problems. The programmes include Ray Campbell Smith giving guidance on composition, Jackie Simmonds showing how to use a colour wheel, Terry Harrison showing how to use masking fluid, Charles Evans demonstrating how to add 'big fluffy skies' to your paintings, Trevor Waugh holding forth on shadows and reflections, John Raynes explaining the wonders of the human skeleton, and Ian King discussing perspective in landscape work. Also, Brian Ryder shows how to suggest shape without using detail, Ronald Swanwick explains the rule of the Golden Mean, Alwyn Crawshaw demonstrates oil techniques, Margaret Evans gives advice on drawing animals, and Charles Reid provides step-by-step instruction on contour drawing.

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