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Videos

Sunday
Sep012013

Indirect Oil Painting Video: Feature Length DVD+Blu-ray

Sadie Valeri demonstrates layered, indirect oil painting in the tradition of the Dutch Masters of still life.

High-definition video footage, professionally recorded and edited, shows how Sadie uses thin layers and controlled brushwork to create images of stunning realism.

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Saturday
Aug312013

Drawing the Value Sphere with Graphite: Download or Stream

To master the art of drawing, it is critical to have a clear understanding of how light behaves on a simple form: The sphere.

In this lesson, renowned still life artist Sadie Valeri demonstrates how to draw a realistic sphere in graphite. She clearly explains the fundamental principles of light on form, principles which can be applied to any subject.

Detailed instructions are offered for every step of the drawing, from sharpening a pencil and drawing a precise contour, to creating a believable illusion through refined shading techniques.

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