Plein Air Art Lesson (PDF + Video Link)
Enjoy a rural pastoral landscape outing while fine art painting.
Intermediate to Advanced Fine Art Painting Skills
How-to, acrylic medium (modifiable to oil).
Downloadable PDF document, ten (10) pages.
Includes How-To Film Short Video Link (YouTube).
Review of subject (pastoral landscape).
Detailed field materials list and ways to look at the painting subject.
Detailed supply list and color palette.
Revealed layers of academic fine art painting, including under painting, color theory, and visual effects.
Brief discussion of pastoral landscape "en plein air" painting.
You will need to have internet and YouTube access to enjoy the video film short.
1. View the PDF lesson plan. 2. Type the provided YouTube link into your internet browser address bar. 3. Bookmark the page. 4. Play, pause, play, and review the video film short as desired.
About this Artist / Instructor:
Now in the fourth decade of a career in the visual arts, V. Hadady, BFA, MA, a third-generation fine art painter and contemporary filmmaker, traces her artistic heritage to the great painterly traditions of the 19th and 20th centuries: French painters of the Barbazon School and American Impressionism en plein air of the western California Art Club. Ms. Hadady has extensively shown her works throughout central California from major Silicon Valley corporate sponsors, Bay Area galleries, established wine country sites in the central valley (Davis and Lodi), and the world class Haggin Museum located in Stockton, California, USA.
Ms. Hadady obtained a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of New Mexico. Beginning in year 2011, Ms. Hadady published her first of several fine art books, including the narrative instructional text Painting Fundamentals. Since 2013, in addition to completing hundreds of paintings, Ms. Hadady has independently written, produced and directed over twenty fine art film shorts.
Copyright (c) Vanessa Hadady