This comprehensive instructional video from Daniel Greene guides the artist in a 90-minute journey into oil portraiture. Follow Greene step-by-step as he paints an oil portrait from start to finish. This extraordinary video includes: Valuable tips on how to best organize your materials as well as thorough explanations of canvas brushes and other materials used. An introduction into selecting backgrounds and lighting and choosing comfortable and natural positions for models. A glimpse at Greene's creative process through composition and preliminary drawing painting in the early stages and progression from darks to middle tones to lights. A chelist to help determine when the portrait is complete. Tips for painting hair and clothing. A suggested materials list. VHS 90 minutes long.