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David Kassan

Pre-Recorded Workshops

Anders Zorn Copy Demonstration: His Palette and Technique

In this new HD release, Pro explains the limited portrait palette known as the “Zorn Palette,” made famous by 19th Century Swedish painter, Anders Zorn. In just under two hours, Pro copies the head of the Zorn painting “Monsieur (Père) Mauri,” and explains the value of a limited palette and the rich tonal qualities that go along with it. Pro also explains the importance of making master copies and how to do it. The creation and use of a limited palette color chart is also explained at the end of the video. A must watch for all oil painters!

Cost: $29.99

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Steps for Successful Plein Air Painting with Dan Schultz

Plein air painting (painting outdoors) presents several unique challenges to the artist. Changing light conditions, weather and insects to name a few, not to mention translating the vast landscape onto a small canvas in a short length of time.

In this video, Schultz demonstrates his step-by-step approach to create a plein air painting from start to finish in beautiful Ojai, California.

Join Schultz as he takes you through his process and gives important principles for the plein air artist to remember. As he develops his painting, he shares a simple approach that can help you achieve success with your own plein air paintings.

Cost: $29.99

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The Portrait Sketch 2 with Tony Pro

In this new HD release, Pro takes you through his process of capturing a portrait in Alla Prima from a photograph and a color sketch in this 4.5+ hour, 2-part demonstration. From new materials, likeness and color, Pro explains everything, in an easy to comprehend video to take your paintings to a whole new level.

HD version also comes with Standard def version suitable for mobile devices.

Cost: $59.99 (HD), $49.99 (SD)

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Daniel F. Gerhartz

Her Mother’s Locket (6 HRS)

In this 6 HOUR demonstration, Daniel F. Gerhartz paints one of his masterpieces from start to finish in his home studio in Wisconsin.

We see his entire process and thinking when it comes to painting FROM LIFE. He shares his great knowledge of painting and his warm and gentile spirit will inspire any artist at any level.

Cost: $95.00

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Beginning Figure Sculpting with Adam Reeder

Watch as Adam Reeder leads you through the steps of sculpting the human figure. Even if you are an experienced sculptor, this video will show you tips and techniques that are not used by sculptors anywhere else.

In This Video You Will Learn:

  • The 3 main masses of the body
  • The “rules of thumb” about proportions
  • The secrets of gesture (some you will not hear anywhere else)
  • Building the figure using anatomical masses
  • General working knowledge of anatomy
  • Tools, supplies & resources
  • Common mistakes sculptors of all levels make
  • Simple and cheap armature construction
  • Troubleshooting sculpting errors
  • Sculpting hands
  • Sculpting feet
  • Sculpting a head and general face
  • Sculpting all of the muscle groups
  • Surface treatment and texture
  • Refining a sculpture
  • How to handle clay
  • How to sculpt fabric

This nearly 2 hour instructional video is bursting with information, tips and knowledge. You will learn new things every time you watch it.

Cost: $29.95

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Clayton J. Beck III: Live! Portrait Painting Demonstration

Alla prima portrait painting demonstration by renowned artist,
Clayton J. Beck III

Recorded September 28, 2010

Cost: $25.00

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En Plein Air with Tony Pro

Join Tony up in June Lake as he does a 1 hour landscape sketch from life. Tony covers how he uses the color sketch for larger paintings, palette, materials, composition of the scene and also designing the composition.

Cost: $10.00

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The Portrait Sketch with Tony Pro

Tony takes you through his process of capturing a portrait in Alla Prima in this 4+ hour demonstration. From materials, to likeness and color, Pro explains everything, in an easy to comprehend video to take your paintings to a whole new level. This version DOES NOT contain the commentary with Jeremy Lipking which is only available on the purchase of the DVD.

Cost: $39.99

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Tony Pro: Live! Portrait Painting Demonstration

Recorded Saturday, June 19th

Broadcast LIVE from Old Oaks Cigar Company in Thousand Oaks, CA.
I will be painting Radio Talk Show Host Doug McIntyre from KABC/WABC.

Cost: $10.00

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