Online class with Brian Neher

Paint Better Portraits: Realistic Skin Tones

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Mix, blend and paint true-to-life skin tones for more realistic portraits.

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Brian Neher is an award-winning artist who has captured the likenesses of clients of all ages. His work has been shown at the Portrait Institute in Ne...Read more

Lessons (7)

Selecting a Reference Photo
1. Selecting a Reference Photo
Meet your instructor, portrait artist Brian Neher, and learn how to identify the difference between warm and cool lighting. Next, practice Brian's met...Read more
22min
Mixing Warm & Cool Colors
2. Mixing Warm & Cool Colors
Learn about the best paints and tools for portraiture, how to set up a palette that you can use daily, and Brian's professional methods for mixing col...Read more
24min
Gray Matters
3. Gray Matters
Did you know that grays can be one of the most important elements in your portraits? Brian shows you how to identify and mix a range of grays as you t...Read more
19min
Application to Canvas
4. Application to Canvas
Take your paint from palette to canvas as Brian demystifies the challenging block-in phase of portrait painting. Explore ways to draft the major eleme...Read more
37min
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Brian Neher is an award-winning artist who has captured the likenesses of clients of all ages. His work has been shown at the Portrait Institute in Ne...Read more

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