Scott Bartner (1960) is an eminent oil portrait artist who is settled in Netherlands. He is a talented artist who is specialized in painting portraits. He is an American expatriate who moved to the city of Maastricht in 1993. It is a surprising fact that he started painting only after his 19s.
About the Artist:
He opted a career in finance. But he soon realized his office job could not offer the energy and interest which he got from art. Before trying the paintings of old masters, he just started his entry by making simple sketches of his friends. Scott started studying art in the evenings with Ruth Stroik at the American University.
Artist Website: www.barner.nl
Portrait Painting Technique
Step by step oil portrait painting
Let us start with a basic outline.
Step 4: The forehead hold the point of highest value. So he started from that point. The vital part is her left eye.
Add color to the hair of the portrait.
Let us make the flesh color by mixing Cobalt blue, permanent red and Burnt sienna. Now apply this layer of skin color when the previous layer is completely dry.
The final stage of the portrait.
Scott.E.Bartners paintings has gained wide popularity and appreciation around the globe. Each of his paintings are known for their natural look and feel!