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EXPRESSIVE PORTRAIT SERIES

By Corey Moortgat

Paint expressive portraits from beginning to end with Corey as she takes you through her process. These classes are an intermediate level that are built on an understanding of the use of Bold Color. Take these classes to learn deeper concepts and travel further down your road of creative freedom. 

Expressive Portraits

ANATOMY FOR ARTISTS

LEARN WHAT INFORMS THE BODY

The Flesh and Bones Series. 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. 

 

Magenta Youth
Expressive Portraits

By Corey Moorgat

Streaming Video Lessons
* Watch and rewatch as often as you like.

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CLASS DESCRIPTION
Learn expressive portraits

There's more to a portrait than just the features of the face. There's a story there, a connection between the portrait subject and the viewer, emotions waiting to be shared. Join Corey as she uses expressive brushstrokes and color placement to capture those emotions while painting a portrait of a young man. Transform your artwork from simple portraits to expressive, meaningful works of art!

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

  • Painting Emotion
  • Expressive Brush Strokes
  • Texture
  • Bold Color Tip
  • and more

This intermediate class is a real-time step-by-step painting with artist and Bold School Mentor, Corey Moortgat. 

Hair! Loose, long and bold. 
EXPRESSIVE PORTRAIT SERIES

This is the second class in a series created by Bold School instructor, Corey Moortgat.

9 Streaming Video Lessons
Watch and rewatch as often as you like.

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CLASS DESCRIPTION
Loosen your brushwork, paint hair

Do you find yourself painting every single strand of hair in your portraits?

Painting a face can be challenging but at least you have structures to build. Hair brings a new set of challenges as its structure is organic and hard to control. Corey will demonstrate how to break out of those old habits and find freedom and expression in painting hair! 

Learn to paint impactful emotion as Corey demonstrates this face. 

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

  • Break out of realism

  • Loosen up your Brush Strokes

  • Expression

  • Bold Color palette Tips

  • and more.

INCLUDED IN EACH CLASS:

  • Community Support
  • Mentor access
  • Streaming Videos
  • Color Mixing
  • PDF Download
  • Satisfaction guarantee

PREREQUISITE
These intermediate classes are pre-recorded in video series. We offer each lesson in a real-time (which means very little time lapse footage), step-by-step painting with bold color portraits artist, Corey Moortgat. 

If you are looking for bold color foundational teaching  you can consider taking Bold Color Primer followed by our intensive course called Bold Color Bootcamp first. 

COMMUNITY
WORK AND SHARE WITH ARTISTS LIKE YOU!

COMMUNITY SUPPORT
Instant access to our 'Discussions' which are found underneath each lesson within the course modules. This is great place to ask questions directly related to that lesson. 


Private Community interaction with feedback from Bold School team members and even more importantly, peer mentoring.

GROUP GUIDANCE
Bold School art mentors are available during specific hours to offer guidance and critique.

MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR

COREY MOORTGAT

Corey Moortgat has her home base in Florida, USA. She has been a Bold School Mentor since spring 2020. With degrees in Fine Arts and Art Therapy, she has worked with a variety of media throughout her life.

In the past few years, her focus has shifted exclusively to acrylic painting, where she specializes in expressive, colorful portraiture. She's recognized for her ability to portray emotion in her work and inspire a powerful connection with her viewer. 

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