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Painting in Spain with Scott and Susan (HD)

A painting instructional video with Scott Burdick and Susan Lyon. Runtime 2 hrs and 8 min. This video lesson includes a discussion of plein air painting equipment and materials, a demonstration by Susan Lyon of an outdoor scene, and six demonstrations by Scott Burdick, including a plein air portrait, a stairway scene from life, and then a studio charcoal study and the full color watercolor of a Spanish Dancer -- and finally a series of photos of two paintings in progress of two dancers.
From US$ 24.99

Photoshop Lesson for Artists

In this Lesson, Scott Burdick takes you through a two-hour tutorial on how he uses Photoshop to adjust and print reference photographs to paint from, as well as some of the tools photoshop offers for adjusting paintings for presentation on the web.
US$ 20.00

Scott Burdick The Basics of Color (HD)

Scott Burdick takes you through a 90 minute lesson on painting in oil and the basics of color. The video includes two painting demonstrations -- the first focusing on a two-color painting emphasizing the concept of warm versus cool, and the second demonstration illustrates the concept of using more impressionistic color by placing brighter spots of color next to each other and letting the eye mix them visually. Numerous side examples are used to explore the many issues involved in color theory.
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Sketching Dolls in Oil (HD)

In this high definition, 1 hr and 48 min video, master artist Susan Lyon will take the viewer through a discussion of the materials and techniques of creating fine art paintings of dolls. The video includes ten demonstrations of a wide variety of dolls completed from 45 minutes to several hours in time.
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Susan Lyon Drawing the Portrait (HD)

Join artist Susan Lyon as she completes four drawing demonstrations and discusses her unique technique and materials for creating a beautiful portrait. Runtime 74 minutes.
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Susan Lyon Figure Drawing Lessons (HD)

In this high-definition, 2 hour and 4 minute video, Susan Lyon goes over all the supplies and procedures she uses in doing figure quick sketch. Next she'll take you through a series of demonstrations of one to five minute drawings of a female figure in both china marker, General's chalks, charcoal, and pastel pencil, while discussing all the aspects involved. Susan continues demonstrating the techniques for drawing the figure during a dozen demonstrations from five to twenty-five minute poses.
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Susan Lyon Figure Sketching in Oil (HD)

In this two hour video, acclaimed artist, Susan Lyon, demonstrates her process of painting the figure in oil. Included is a discussion of materials, twelve demonstrations in oil, and a slide show of paintings with commentary.
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Texture and Technique (HD)

Runtime 2 hrs 36 min

Finally finished a new instructional video! This one took me more time and effort to make than I expected, but it covers a lot. As with the others, it’s sold only as a download license for the computer (Mac or PC)/ipad/etc. it’s purchased on. The advantage is that it costs about a third less than it would be as a DVD, plus no shipping charges.
Macs Require Intel based Mac OS X 10.7 or newer
PCs require Intel/AMD based Windows XP or newer

The Standard Definition version is 1 Gigabyte in size, while the High Definition version is 4 Gigs. The cost is the same.

After you purchase the video you will download the fluxplayer, then the video file. Each time you want to watch the video, simply open the fluxplayer on your computer (In the Applications folder on a Mac, or wherever you downloaded it on you PC) and the videos you’ve purchased will all be listed there to play anytime.

The main demonstration in this one is of two little girls from Guatemala. This is a studio painting from a photograph I shot in Antiqua and took me several days to complete. The focus of the lesson is techniques for applying the paint, from thin to thick, as well as using the palette knife to create interesting abstract backgrounds.

 Here’s a little more detail on what is covered in the video.

 A discussion of:

Gathering your references and finding an inspiring subject
Choosing your composition
Making your photograph the same size on your computer screen as on your canvas
A simple and accurate method of drawing and measuring.
Techniques of mixing and applying oil paint with brush and palette knife.
Creating interesting backgrounds.
A step-by-step demonstration of a painting from start to finish.
Examples of finished plein air and studio paintings from Guatemala.

From US$ 39.95