Oil & Digital Portrait Painting with Ken Spirduso


Original price was: $40.00.Current price is: $24.00.

In this BRAND NEW course artist & teacher Ken Spirduso (Brother Bear, Lilo & Stitch, Curious George) demos his approach to How to Paint Portraits in Both Oil Paint & Digitally.

Ken has over 30+ years experience as a professional artist & teacher. He has worked on numerous films as an artist plus has years of college level teaching experience. Now he wants to share his knowledge with you! Watch and follow along as he shares valuable tips & insights. 

Watch as he explains his approach to painting portraits, breaking down shapes & more. This course includes lectures as well as REAL TIME demonstrations.

You will learn about:

  • Working with Oil Paint
  • Setting Up Your Pallet
  • Underpainting
  • Glazing + Painting with Wet Oil
  • Facial Anatomy
  • Values & Shading
  • Male & Female Faces
  • Painting from Reference Photos
  • + Much MORE

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Samples of Ken’s Work:

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Course Details:

In this course, accomplished accomplished artist Ken Spirduso demonstrates his approach to how to draw portraits. He demos numerous tips,  techniques that he has learned over his career and shares them with you. Including understand the shapes of a face, capture a likeness & more.

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About Ken Spirduso:

Ken Spirduso is an educator, painter, and concept illustrator. Ken has numerous credits for feature animated films and video games.  He has created concept art & murals for theme parks around the world, has painted book covers, illustrations, and fine art. 

As a layout animation artist, Ken designed environments, camera movement, and lighting for films such as Thumbelina, The Lion King, Pocahontas, Hunchback of Notre Dame, Mulan, Tarzan, Lilo and Stitch, and Brother Bear.  Ken has painted backgrounds for films such as Brother Bear, Curious George, and Princess and the Frog.  

He also has experience teaching art education online and in the classroom. He is currently teaching Visual Development, and Painting at Ringling College of Art and Design: FOLLOW HIM ON INSTAGRAM (@ken_spirduso_artwork)


Subtitles & Closed Captions:

  • English CC
  • Spanish (COMING SOON)

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1 review for Oil & Digital Portrait Painting with Ken Spirduso

  1. Erica Bey

    This course was very informative and easy to follow along. I picked up some new techniques for my oil painting.

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