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Faces, Hands and Hearts using Concepts + 1 Critique

Take your paintings to a higher level by using Concepts in Oil Painting.

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2 Hour Instructional Video DVD on how to take a subject and develop it with a concept to make a great painting. DVD.

Susan Blackwood takes you step by step through her thinking process of taking a photo, redesigning it and turning it into an exciting painting. The thinking prior to starting a painting, is the secret of a good painting.

This is a hard copy video and will be mailed directly to you.

PLUS - One Free Personal Critique ($30 value) with the purchase of this video.


Your Instructor


Susan Blackwood OPA AIS
Susan Blackwood OPA AIS

Susan Blackwood has a passion for teaching artists. Her combination of enthusiasm, encouragement and Classical training is the hallmark of her teaching.

Blackwood started studying art at a very early age, continued her studies in art and graduated in 1970 with a Bachelor of Fine Art degree from Northern Illinois University. She also studied painting at the American Art Academy in Chicago, IL. Her 44-year painting career started in 1972 winning many awards in Museum Shows, Nationally and Internationally, as an oil painter as well as a watercolorist. She has been a professional art instructor since 1975. For 32 years, she was a professional watercolorist, then, in 2003, she ventured forth into the thick and gooey medium of oils and fell in love with it. Her oils have been in many national shows and museums, winning top awards.


Class Curriculum


  Video - 2 hours
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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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