The Art School In Your Home
Charles Reid is one of the America's finest artists, well known for his loose, free watercolor style and popular workshop instruction. Charles is completely fascinated by light and atmosphere; he avoids overworking to achieve the freshness for which he is known.
This feature-length video tackles a variety of topics, the first being life drawing and painting. Spending time advising on specific color mixing and how to create flesh tones, Charles unravels the mystery behind the complexities of drawing from live models. Moving on, Charles pushes the boundaries of landscape paining as he adopts his loose style to paint a variety of landscape scenes. Exploring the possibilities of watercolor is when Charles is at his best, and this is evident in the abundance during this instructional video.