Provides a step by step guide to painting in oils - from selecting the right type of canvas, how to put it on a stretcher and how to decide which colours to utilise for your chosen subject matter. Then join Paul Thomas and Chris Smith as they both paint a basic still life.
1. Introduction 2. Stretchers, strainers and canvases 3. Basic still life 4. Colour selection 5. Starting painting 6. Basic co-ordinates 7. Happy with the drawing 8. Rags and palettes 9. Changing light 10. Last phase