Teaching outdoors

It was great to be outdoors teaching again today at Cambois. Some new outdoor painting days and courses will be posted up soon so look out for the email notifications.

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New videos on Studio

This week we have added two new John Singer Sargent painting videos which show you how to paint a finished watercolour similar to the image below.

Content is added weekly

Jason will be performing live for SAA on their website on the 28th of this Month [ tomorrow] streaming a demonstration from his studio to their headquarters at 11:00 GTM. This can only be seen by SAA members.

New videos on Studio and SAA live demonstration

This week we have added three new sky painting videos which show you how to paint a finished watercolour from this photograph.

There are now 20 Clouds Lesson in Studio to explore.

Content is added weekly

The society for all artists SAA have now added Jason to the list of artists they promote through video. Jason will be performing live for SAA on their website on the 28th of this Month streaming a demonstration from his studio to their headquarters at 11:00.

New Studio videos and Facebook live

This week we have added the 20th Tree Lesson in Studio which looks at the use of a cut stencil. I am loving the process of building a truly comprehensive library of videos. With new videos added every week to Studio it won’t take long before other sections of Studio are reaching these kinds on numbers.

I also share my personal journey this week, talking about creating this watercolour in a video in the talking art section.

You can now watch both parts of my recent facebook live broadcast, in which I painted a watercolour from the photograph, seen below, on my professional facebook page:

Jason Skill – Painting with Skill

Follow the link below to find them:

https://www.facebook.com/paintingwithskill/

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Facebook live

Facebook live tomorrow at 12:00 on my facebook buisiness page:

Jason Skill – Painting with Skill

The first broadcast has been watched by over 600 hundred people since Friday lunch time!

You can watch it now on my business face book page listed above. It looked at ways to think through the construction of a beach scene and then lay down the first layer of watercolour.

Tomorrow I will be demonstrating how to finish off the painting while continuing to incorporate subtle indicators of the construction methods talked about in the first episode.

I look forward to responding to your comments and questions.

Jason

Facebook live

Facebook live tomorrow at 12:00 on my facebook buisiness page:

Jason Skill – Painting with skill

I will be looking at this photograph and talking you through how I would plan and then paint it as a watercolour.

This will be my first facebook live broadcast…..

I look forward to responding to your comments and questions.

New educational videos on studio

We are now adding new content to studio every week. This week we have added a new Tree Lesson and a Talking Art video looking at painting cherry blossom in watercolour. The artwork can be seen below:

Studio is a great way to focus the mind, to take your work to the next level and share the artistic journey with others.

If you have already subscribed to Studio why not tell your friends about it and get others more motivated to make art.

You can now subscibe to Studio for just 3 months to see if it’s right for you. Subscription costs around the same as a cup of coffee a week.

Visit studio today at www.studio.jasonskill.com

Weekly updates

We are now adding new content to studio weekly. This week we have added a new tree video, a new Sargent video and a new talking art video about this painting.

As the months roll on in lockdown, some people find it increasingly difficult to get motivated or become enthusiastic about hobbies they were passionate about in the past. Studio may help those people regain their art mojo . It’s a great way to focus the mind, to take your work to the next level and share the artistic journey with others who have subscribed to Studio. So why not tell your friends about Studio, if you have already subscribed, and get others more motivated to make art.

You can now subscibe to Studio for just 3 months to see if its right for you. So why not sign up now and re-ignite your passion for painting and drawing.

Visit studio today at www.studio.jasonskill.com

New art course!

Tired of looking for something interesting to do while you are stuck at home? Done the garden, the housework and now want something more mentally stimulating to pass the time? Then take a look at STUDIO – Jason’s video based educational website. It has so much to offer:

Courses in painting

Courses in drawing

Educational packs that go alongside lessons so that you have images and information to work from at your own pace.

Need more social contact – You can explore the chat rooms to discuss your progress with other students and post your work. Jason also provides written feedback on your posts.

All this for the price of a cup of coffee a week!!!

In his new course Jason explores composition, unravelling it’s mysteries, showing models of construction used by professional artists. This course could be undertaken by someone new to art or an advanced painter looking for ways to professionalise the look of their art.

Studio is regularly updated with new videos, building a growing library of educational material for you to explore.

Take a look and join us at www.studio.jasonskill.com

Two drawings created using the golden section template explained on the course

Are looking to improve your drawing skills then why not sign up for ‘Pen Drawing for beginners’

This image was created by one of my students using only pen drawing in Rome

The course lasts 4 weeks in Jesmond at St Georges church on a Tuesday afternoon between 1:45 to 3:45. Starts on the 3rd of September. Don’t miss you chance to learn how to create a sophisticated drawing using only line to show tone and form. Learn some of the techniques used by the old master as well as modern sketchy approaches used by artists today.

Old style pen work
Modern style with a few dabs of watercolour added to the limited pen work