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ANATOMY FOR ARTISTS 

Learn what lays beneath the beautiful faces that you paint. Understanding structure will improve your accuracy so you can spend more time painting creatively rather than wondering why your face looks like an alien.

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Expressive Portraits

ANATOMY FOR ARTISTS

Learn what lays beneath the beautiful faces that you paint. Understanding structure will improve your accuracy so you can spend more time painting creatively rather than wondering why your face looks like an alien. 

Monthly or Annual Membership
US$39/mo

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Start with the Skull
Structure is important

This is foundational quick study class created by Marijanel who you will recognize as the Bold Artist Podcast Producer. 

Streaming Video Lessons

Monthly/Annual Memberships: US$39/mo

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CLASS DESCRIPTION
Demystify the face. Understanding what lies beneath the layers of the portrait will helps you successfully render and troubleshoot every face you paint! Your instructor, Marijanel, delivers a quick study class where you learn the proportions and basic sketching outlines for rendering a human skull. 

She will take you step-by-step through understanding the anatomy, names of important features, important landmarks of the face and how all the features and proportions become the basis of knowledge as you render portraits.

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

  • Anatomy of the face

  • Proportions of the skull
  • Landmarks on the face

  • How to do a quick study

  • And more

*Please note: this class does not include a painting study. 

 

Know the Face
Structure is important

This is foundational quick study class created by Marijanel who you will recognize as the Bold Artist Podcast Producer. 

Streaming Video Lessons

Monthly/Annual Memberships: US$39/mo

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CLASS DESCRIPTION
Learn the steps to drawing a face.

Knowing the face is a science. If you learned to walk and how to count to 10 then you can learn the steps to drawing and painting a face! It is that easy! The art of faces comes after you've learned the science. 

This classes teaches those basic first steps to knowing the face. 

Learn the measurements of the face

Your instructor, Marijanel, delivers you a quick study class where you learn the proportions and basic sketching outlines for rendering a human face.

The class includes a printable PDF for you to reference and even practice on.

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

  • Proportions of the Face
  • How the face changes with age
  • Male/female facial traits
  • and more.

*Please note: this class does not include a painting study. 

PREREQUISITE

This is a class for any level of artist.

If you love portraits and/or figurative work this series is foundational in becoming the professional artist you were born to be. 

When you are ready to have bold color foundational teaching  you can consider taking Bold Color Primer followed by our intensive course called Bold Color Bootcamp first. 

INCLUDED IN EVERY MEMBERSHIP
Learn expressive color 

  • Entire library of Classes
  • Community & Peer Feeback
  • Mentor Support
  • Streaming Videos
  • Color Mixing
  • Downloadable PDF Workbook
  • New Content every month
  • Satisfaction guarantee

These foundational class is a pre-recorded video series. We offer each lesson in a real-time (which means very little time lapse footage), step-by-step painting with bold color portrait artist, Charla Maarschalk. 

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US$39/mo

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PORTRAIT ARTIST

Marijanel Knight

Marijanel is a multi-form artist, creativity mentor, and Bold School instructor residing in British Columbia, Canada with her family. She is passionate about leading artists into the fullness of creative freedom and into a life of leaving legacy. You may also recognize Marijanel as a host of the Bold Artist Podcast. Presently podcasting takes a lead role in Marijanel's current forms of artistic expression, and to help give artists a voice with Bold School has been a dream come true.

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