portraiting in oil André Romijn Artist portrait painter

Crafting an oil portrait involves various techniques; this particular approach is layered, beginning with a sketch and an underpainting. Subsequently, it is enhanced with at least two to three additional layers. While this method is time-intensive, the end product is a masterpiece with the potential to endure for centuries!

Always wanted to be able to draw or paint a good portrait? Then you’ve come to the right place! Drawing is not a talent, but based on skills that anyone can learn.  Artist André Romijn will give you the tools to understand the basic techniques of drawing or painting a classic portrait.

From Drawing to Painting

An introduction to how you can learn to draw and paint like the Italian Painters of the Renaissance and Baroque era

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