In this course, you will learn Manuel Castillero’s way of understanding painting step by step, and from beginning to end.
His lessons will focus on: the correct realization of the lace, the analysis of the themes that best suit this type of painting and the reason for this choice. You will also understand the development of the stain, from the lean layer of the stain to refining the assessment, to give shades, with small profiles, etc.
Castillero will also teach you about which are the correct materials to use for this technique. For example: synthetic and bristle hair brushes, pencil, erasers, bodybuilder spatulas, etc. It will also address the use of a certain basic acrylic palette, and a specific selection of colors explaining why.
Regarding supports, the artist will comment on the different options. These are: wood or canvas, and the reason for each of these recommendations. It will also cover: depth, line, geometry, dimensions, and perspective, as well as lights, points of light, and shadows.
Other topics covered in the course will be: balance of architecture and vegetation; transition from the use of acrylics to oils; colour adjustment; as well as the use of varnish and cobalt drier. In short, with this course you will know the procedure of fast painting applied to urban landscapes.