How to Paint Portraits

Level Three A - Extended Portrait Compositions From Life

Course Summary

How To Paint Portraits Level Three A continues from the level Two A course and covers three-quarter length and full-figure portraits from live models. How to paint clothing, lighting, and other aspects of composition are covered so as to work towards the making of professional quality portraits.

Before beginning this course students must have completed:

By the end of the course you will have made at least 4 oil portraits.

Key Foundations Covered

Methods Covered

Additional Elements Covered

Estimated Course Length

The approximate time required to complete the course is 85 hours taught lesson time and 50 hours of home-based drawing and painting assignments. 


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Course Fees (for one-to-one)

The course can be paid for in one of two ways:

a) £35 per hour, paying after each lesson

b) Blocks of hours paid in advance:

10 hours £315 (10% discount) £31.50 per hour

20 hours £595 (15% discount) £29.75 per hour 


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