Painting the Back-Lit Figure Outdoors with Adam Clague
Skill Level: Intermediate, Advanced, Professional
Have you admired the lighting effects used by other artists and would like to give it a try yourself?
Imagine if you could add interest to your figure paintings by using a back-lit lighting technique! Award-winning artist Adam Clague will show you how this is done in his Back-lit Figure Outdoors course. Outdoor lighting can add great drama to a figure painting! However, when you’re painting outside, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the changing sun, the huge range of lights and darks, and the sheer amount of detail that is visible.
In this course, Adam helps you simplify outdoor figurative scenes into essential elements that can be captured quickly. As he paints a figure backlit by the sun, he will demonstrate how to mix values, temperatures, and colors to harness the effects of sunlight.
At the end of this course, you will be able to create a beautiful back-lit figure painting in an outdoor setting with confidence.