Art and Design KS4: Oil painting tools and technique

Anna King demonstrates her painting techniques.

She shows how she mixes paint colours and outlines why it’s so important to get it right.

She explains how to achieve detail and form with the technique of drawing into wet oil paint on paper.

Teacher Notes

This clip can be used to show how to record photographs outdoors as inspiration for developing a painting.

It also demonstrates techniques for painting and drawing landscapes.

Curriculum Notes

These clips will be relevant for teaching Art and Design at GCSE/KS4 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and National 4/5 or Higher in Scotland.

The topics discussed will support OCR, Edexcel, AQA, WJEC GCSE in England and Wales, CCEA GCSE in Northern Ireland and SQA National 4/5 and Higher in Scotland.

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