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  • "Cows in Landscape Painting"

    Set of 4 DVDs totaling 259 minutes of instruction. DVD #1, Day One, I lecture and demonstrate how to mix oil paints, how to paint sky strata, how to paint foliage, how to paint trees in three easy steps, how to paint grass, and how to paint cows. I stress the importance of adding visual interest to the painting. DVD #2, Day Two, I revisit the painting to make the darks darker and the lights lighter to show visual contrast to bring the painting to completion by the end of the day. I help students visualize the pictorial potentials of their painting to produce a painting with vitality in design, value, and color. DVD #3 is Basic Lessons of the Color Wheel, Warm Verses Cool, and Two-Point Perspective. DVD #4 is a demonstration of painting a landscape with a black bear and painting a lake scene.

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    $30.00
  • "Landscape Oil Painting"

    Set of 2 DVDs - totaling 74 minutes of instructions. DVD #1, Day One, I lecture and demonstrate in solid painting techniques and problem-solving techniques in the oil paint medium with reliance on the fundamentals and discoveries of the old masters. I demonstrate how to mix oil paints, how to draw a landscape, how to paint sky strata, how to paint mountains, how to paint foliage, how to paint trees in three easy steps, how to paint grass, and how to paint cows into the landscape. I stress the importance of adding visual interest to the painting. DVD #2, Day Two, I revisit the painting to make the darks darker and the lights lighter to show visual contrast to bring the painting to completion by the end of the day. I help students visualize the pictorial potentials of their painting to produce a painting with vitality in design, value, and color.

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    $20.00
  • "Mastering Trees"

    Set of 4 DVDs - Totaling 227 Minutes of Instructions. DVD #1, Day One, Part 1, I do two demonstrations on how to paint trees. DVD #2, Day One, Part 2, I demonstrate how draw the landmarks, how to paint sky strata, how to paint distant trees, how to paint land banks, how to paint the grass in the field, and how painting the tree in three easy steps. DVD #3, Day Two, Part 1, I demonstrate how to tweak the pasture, the trees, and the tree trunks to make the darks darker and the lights lighter to show visual interest. I demonstrate how to add a person to the painting. to bring the painting to completion by the end of the day. DVD #4, Day Two, Part 2, Painting Rocks & Waterfall, I demonstrate how to draw, how to paint the distant colors, how to paint water, how to paint a waterfall, how to paint foliage, how to paint rocks, how to paint reflections in water, and how to paint ripples in water.

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  • "Mountain Landscape Painting"

    1 DVD totaling 74 minutes of instructions. Day One, I demonstrate how to mix oil paints, techniques of pool painting, how to draw a landscape, how to paint sky strata, how to paint mountains, how to paint foliage, how to paint trees in three easy steps, how to paint grass, and how to paint cows into the landscape. Day Two, I revisit the painting to make the darks darker and the lights lighter to show visual contrast to bring the painting to completion by the end of the day. My goal is to help students visualize the pictorial potentials of their painting to produce a painting with vitality in design, value, and color.

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  • "Painting a Beach Scene"

    Set of 2 DVDs - totaling 159 minutes of instructions. DVD #1, Day One, I demonstrate how to prepare canvas, how to draw landmarks of the beach scene, how to paint sky strata, how to blend edges, how to paint water, how to paint sand, and how to paint foliage. I demonstrate my magic stroke when adding the grass to the painting. DVD #2, Day Two, I demonstrate how to paint a palm tree in three easy steps. I revisit the painting to make the darks darker and the lights lighter to show visual contrast on the palm trees, the foliage, the tree trunks, the grass, the water shore, and the sand. I demonstrate how to add people walking on the beach and bring the painting to completion by the end of the day.

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    $20.00
  • "Painting a Lakeshore With Palms"

    Set of 2 DVDs - totaling 167 minutes of instructions. DVD #1, Day One, I demonstrate how to draw the land marks of the painting, how to block in the colors, how to paint trees, how to paint palm trees, how to paint rocks, how to paint water, how to paint reflections in the water, how to paint ripples in the water, and how to paint the lakeshore. I help students visualize the pictorial potentials of their painting to produce a painting with vitality in design, value, and color. DVD #2, Day Two, I revisit the painting to make the darks darker and the lights lighter to show visual contrast to bring the painting to completion by the end of the day.

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    1 Set 2 DVDs:
    $20.00
  • "Painting a Lily Pond"

    3 DVDs totaling 154 minutes of instructions. DVD #1, Day One, I demonstrate painting techniques on how to mix paints, how to draw the landmarks of the painting, how to paint in the sky strata, how to blend the edges, how to add trees in the distance, how to paint trees, how to paint the road, the willow tree, the dike, and the foliage. Then attention is turned to the reflections in the water and the lily pads. DVD #2, Day Two, Part 1, I start by scraping the painting. I revisit the painting to make the darks darker and the lights lighter to show visual contrast as I demonstrate how to paint the sky, the distant mountains, trees to the right, foliage, ribbons of color, reflections, sky reflections, and continue to tweak the painting. DVD #3, Day Two, Part 2, I demonstrate painting the lily pads, the grass, and the flowers in the painting. I end the day by adding a frame within a frame to bring the painting to completion.

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    $25.00
  • "Painting a Low Country Scene"

    1 DVD with 79 minutes of instructions. I demonstrate how to draw the scene, how to paint sky strata, how to blend edges, how to paint foliage, how to paint palm trees, how to paint water, and how to paint grass. I revisit the painting to make the darks darker and the lights lighter to show visual contrast to bring the painting to completion by the end of the day.

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    $15.00
  • "Painting a Mountain Stream & Waterfall"

    4 DVDs totaling 237 minutes of instructions. DVD #1, Day One, Part 1, I demonstrate how to prepare canvas or board, how to place paints on the painter palette, how to mix paints, and how to choose brushes. I do a special demonstration on the easiest way to draw rocks and the easiest way to paint rocks. DVD #2, Day One, Part 2, I demonstrate how to drawing the landmarks, how to paint forest, visual interest for the painting, how to paint Rhododendrons, how to paint the stream and stream bed, how to paint rocks, and how to paint details in rocks. DVD #3, Day Two, I demonstrate how to paint the foliage and forest, how to paint the upper rocks, how to paint the lower rocks, how to paint the waterfall, how to paint rocks in the stream, how to paint the ripples in water, and how to paint visual interest in rocks. DVD #4, Day Three, I revisit the rocks, the water, rocks in the water, and how to paint the tree to bring the painting to completion by the end of the day.

    1 Set of 4 DVDs:
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    $30.00
  • "Painting a Portrait of Lincoln Presenter"

    1 DVD totaling 99 minutes of instructions. Day One, I lecture and demonstrate painting techniques on how to mix colors, how to draw, how to polarize the painting colors, how to paint an eye by showing the difference between a ping pong ball and a crystal ball and how it relates to painting an eye, how to add darks and lights, how to add shadows. Day Two, I revisit the painting to make the darks darker and the lights lighter to show visual contrast in the face, in the clothes, and in the background. I demonstrate how to paint the earring and add highlights to bring the painting to completion by the end of the day.

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    $20.00
Oil Painting Instructions available on DVDs and USB Flash Drive Memory Sticks
Now available DVDs converted to mp4 files on a Flash Drive USB 2.0 Memory Stick. The total instructions contained on the DVDs are on the Memory Stick as mp4 files. The USB Flash drive is perfect for artists who don’t have access to a DVD drive on their computer or a DVD video player. Scroll down to find the USB FLASH DRIVES.  I only ship within the United States.

    Houglum Fine Art
   Original Oil Paintings in the Tradition of Old Masters
                                   JON HOUGLUM FINE ART STUDIO/GALLERY
                                   Cowee School Arts & Heritage Center
                                   51 Cowee School Road, Franklin, North Carolina, 28734