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CLIP 10138

Processes in Portraiture by Artist Morgan Penn

Processes in Portraiture by Artist Morgan Penn
Key Info
  • Processes in Portraiture by Artist Morgan Penn
  • Duration: 01:41
  • Portrait artist Morgan Penn outlines the main steps he employs when planning and painting portraits, from colour and tone to composition. He uses his painting 'England Expects' as a case study. This clip was first created on the Blast website: Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Creative and Media


    Art and Design

  • Keywords: creative, artist, portraiture, painting, oil paint, research, professional, commission, blast
Ideas for use in class
  • Morgan Penn illustrates a number of developmental considerations that offer an opportunity to discuss the preparatory work required before launching into a portrait.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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