This ebook contains easy to follow instructions written for the beginner by an artist who remembers all too well how frustrating it can be when you're starting out in the world of mixing skin tones. Skin tone mixing color theory, two portrait painting walk throughs, and fully photographed step-by-step skin tone mixing recipes give you all of the tools you need to start mixing beautiful skin tones!
A guide for portrait painters, this book outlines 10 step by step demos on how to paint portraits in oils copied from old masters including Botticelli, Velazquez, Rossetti, Delacroix, Gauguin and more. Find preliminary chapters on preparing for portrait painting and troubleshooting common problems. Numerous techniques are explored. Contains 218 images.