Beauty of Oil Painting

Beauty of Oil Painting with Gary and Kathwren Jenkins

Mauve Magic

In this episode, Gary paints a trio of roses using a magical hue that he achieves with the use of king lilac oil. He concentrates for some time on the techniques that result in a diverse lilac tinted background. Gary shows that even with an abstract background, one can still create a very realistic painting.
  • program length: 30 minutes
  • episode #511

Tuesday, May 29 at 11:00 am on 12.1

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  • Wednesday, May 30 at 4:00 am on 12.1

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In THE BEAUTY OF OIL PAINTING, husband-and-wife artists Gary and Kathwren Jenkins teach the wet-on-wet method from their studio and gallery. With palette in hand and clean canvas before them, the couple calmly and confidently move step-by-step through the creation of one of their brilliantly colored floral oil paintings. This season, Gary expands the subjects of his paintings to include portraits of animals and landscapes.