I’m showing you how to paint a red rose in oil paint by starting with a grisaille background then glazing my color over that when dry.

If you’re new to oil painting, check out my intro to oil painting

My favorite oil painting supplies can be found here: http://lachri.com/oil-painting-supplies/

If you want to paint this, you can get this rose reference photo from Pixabay for free.

I’m working on a Fredrix oil primed linen canvas board

Colors used:
Winsor & Newton Artists’ color:
*Raw Umber (this is how I completed my entire underpainting)
*Sap Green

Winsor & Newton Winton Color:
*Permanent Alizarin Crimson (this is the one I refer to as being a cooler, almost magenta type red)
* Cadmium Red Deep Hue (this is the one I refer to as being closer to orange on the color wheel)
*zinc white
*Cadmium Orange Hue
*Terre Verte
Cadmium Yellow Pale Hue

Webber’s Permalba Black


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