Oil Painting Learning Library - Free Online Resources (Websites, Videos, etc)

This thread is dedicated to listing free online resources for learning how to paint with oils! 

This can include websites and videos, as long as they are free.

If you find any online resources about painting with oils that you would like to share, please post them below.

Thanks & Enjoy!

Views: 1131

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

An excellent resource for learning how to oil paint:

http://www.easy-oil-painting-techniques.org/

Free oil painting lesson:

http://www.easy-oil-painting-techniques.org/free-art-lessons.html

More oil painting info for beginners:

http://www.andrewwhyte.com/painting/tutorials/oil-beginners/page-1-...

In-depth guide to oil painting, covering materials, basic info & oil painting exercises:

http://www.guidetooilpainting.com/index.html

Oil painting portrait WIP (no commentary but the progress photos may be helpful):

http://www.icuong.com/html/demo_becky.htm

Comprehensive oil painting resource:

http://www.art-handbook.com/index.html

thank you Thaneeya :)

The Paint Basket offers several free online video lessons on oil painting, including PDF handouts:

  • Color mixing (components of color, how to use a color wheel, color rules and much more)
  • Composition (primary and secondary focal points, how to create depth and much more)
  • Equipment (what brushes and paints to buy, why not to use turps in paints and much more)

Wow! Amazing list of resources Thaneeya :) It's really helpful. I was able to find another resource which is just as good as these. Let me know what do you think of it Painting Tips & Tricks And Learn How To Paint :)

 

Reply to Discussion

RSS

Guidelines

New to the site? Check out our Guide to Getting Started.

Please take a moment to read our Member Guidelines. Thanks!

Need help?

If you need assistance with this site, please visit the Site Help forum where the moderators and/or other members will assist you.

About

The Art Colony is a fun online art community for artists of all abilities working in painting, drawing, mixed media, sculpture and handicrafts! Join us and share your art, ask questions, receive tips, and make new friends!

 

It is 100% FREE to join the Art Colony and always will be!

Jane Miles 

Artist and Owner of The Art Colony                      

The Art Colony is co-run by a fabulous team of enthusiastic moderators:

 

Pat

Stacy

Members

© 2017   Created by Jane Miles. All Rights Reserved.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service