Two rustic scenes, two principles at play: focal point and value control. These chicken coop and farmyard scenes are perfect landscapes to practice adding object enhancements for a stronger painting overall. Bryan emphasizes an age-old principle: just because it's there doesn't mean you have to paint it. Get inside his mind as he decides how to magically move elements in a scene or zap them out altogether. (2 + hours)
Bryan Mark TaylorInstructor
Meet your instructor
Bryan Mark Taylor
A painter, lecturer, entrepreneur, and world traveler Bryan Mark Taylor is a renaissance man. He makes regular contributions to art and design magazines including Plein Air and Imagine FX.
Bryan is a sought-after teacher and lecturer and has taught courses worldwide, including at the Academy of Art University, Pixar, and the Scottsdale Artists School. In addition, Bryan has been a featured speaker at the Plein Air, CTNX, Fantastic Arts, Dragonsteel, and VisionX conferences.
Bryan has traveled around the globe, carefully observing and capturing nature’s miracles.
Brigham Young University BA 2001
Academy of Art University MFA 2005
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