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1901 In the Shadow of Giants, Part 1

Acrylic Medium, 12x24 Gallery Wrap canvas. Jerry reviews this painting’s African theme focusing on the magnificent African elephants. This episode primarily includes underpainting and blocking. Starting with a grayed canvas, Jerry uses the #12 bristle brush to block in simple horizon for the sunset of the sky. Next Jerry discusses a key element of composition: balance. Next Jerry begins process of adding values with emphasis on scrubbing and blending to creating nice movements and soft edges that flow smoothly. Now with the #6 bristle brush, he illustrates creating transitional values.

Length: 00:27:49
Canvas Size: 12x24 Acrylic on Gallery Wrap Canvas
Painting Medium: Acrylic
Date Released On:  2/1/2016
Recommended Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced

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