Painting a Figure after Eakins : Chapter 1
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What you will learn
In this video lesson world renowned painter Steve Huston will be painting a female figure from a Thomas Eakins painting. Steve will teach you how to use the symmetry of the figure as an artistic tool and how to break down the figure into a series of simplified forms, shapes, and planes upon which a light source interacts. You will also learn specifically how to use tones and value breaking each down one-by-one to ensure you fully understand each technique to apply to your own paintings.