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Oil Painting – Learn The Zorn Limited Color Palette

Improve your portrait oil painting with this limited color palette used by professional painters all around the world.
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 57m
Language: English
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Do you struggle on painting portraits that have a realistic skin tones and colors that famous artists are able to paint?

Join artist and instructor Waltteri Reunamo for an inspiring 45-minute-class on learning how to use the world-famous Zorn limited color palette for your oil painting and sketching. Using the Zorn Palette is the best way to learn how to oil paint realistic skin tones for portrait and figure paintings and it works with only four tubes of oil paint! It is used all around the world by portrait and figure oil painters with different skill levels, from beginners to professionals.
This course includes a demo painting and color mixing with commentaries. See how the palette is used in actual portrait painting and get insightful tips. This course will improve your color handling and portrait drawing and painting by eliminating from the workflow all the complicated color theories and dozens of oil paint tubes that often get artists really confused. Join in and see for yourself how easy painting realistic skin tones and portraits can be!

What other customers are saying about this course:
“I found this course full of interesting bits of information that will help me while learning how to mix paint colors. Very good explanation, straight to the point.” – Pini K. 
“Very well done and helpful art workshop. Clear-cut and to the point in explanations. Beautiful portrait paintings displaying the Zorn method by the artist. Very worthwhile and high-quality workshop. Thanks!” – Jane M.

Join in now and learn the art of Zorn Limited Color Palette!

You will learn

✓ You will learn how to mix and use the Zorn Limited Color Palette and improve your portrait or figure paintings.
✓ You will learn what makes Zorn Limited Color Palette so powerful tool for all levels of painters and why its used by many professional artists.
✓ You will master a easy to learn, affordable but very versatile color palette you can use for: painting from life, workshops, traveling etc.
✓ Completing the course project you will finish your very first own Zorn Limited Color Palette painting!


• Knowledge: Beginner knowledge of painting
• Supplies: Either oil, gouache or acrylic colors: yellow ochre (or similar), warm red (vermillion or similar), white and bluish black.Other: canvas or paper, paper towels, brushes

This course is for

• Artists who are struggling on achieving realistic skin tones on their portrait or figure paintings.
• Artists looking for very affordable and easy to setup palette that can deliver professional quality portrait colors.
• Artists who want to improve their portrait painting skills.
Artist / Instructor
Waltteri Reunamo is a artist and art instructor who runs his Atelier Adagiare in Helsinki, Finland. He’s passionate about creating captivating oil paintings and drawings and teaching the skills of a fine artist to his students. He has previously also worked for five years on videogames industry as an artist.
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 57m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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