See how easy it is to paint fur when you first paint a monochromatic underpainting with all of your fur details then glaze your color over that! These tips and techniques work for oil painting too! If you’re a beginner struggling with creating realistic fur, this tutorial should really help!

Reference photo from If painting this exact photo you will need to purchase the rights from this site first. Otherwise, you can use the techniques I’m showing you to paint a wolf from your own reference photos!

Watch the real time livestream for how I painted the fur with a liner brush.  

Supplies used: (amazon affiliate links)
?Liquitex Basics Acrylic Paints
?18×24″ Fredrix Blue Label Ultra Smooth Canvas
?Water Well (to clean the brushes)
?Liquitex Glazing Medium 
?White Charcoal Pencil

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