Baumgaertner Unveils New Video Series Painting the Ala Prima Portrait
Ala prima painting is painting "all at once", or the process of painting wet into wet. Ala prima portraits are fresh, lively, energetic and intoxicating to the eye.
During this 4.5 hour, five DVD series, Baumgaertner will demonstrate wet-into-wet painting as she captures model Peggy Moore (portrait left). The series follows the step-by-step creation of the head and hands ala prima portrait, from setting up and posing the model, drawing, lit and shadow, value massing, color correction, placing features, correcting and finishing. The DVD series also includes chapters on manipulation of wet paint, brush technique and color theory.
The introductory price for this new series is $189, retail price is $259. To learn more or to order the DVD series online click HERE.
Sauce Video to be Offered on DVD
After years of requests, Margaret Carter Baumgaertner is in the process of finally offering her popular VHS series "Learn the Magic of Sauce" on DVD. Sauce is unlike any other medium. It can be used crushed and applied with stomps or tortillion, drawn like a charcoal or pastel, or blended with water and painted. Baumgaertner has reached an exlusive deal with the producers of Yarka Sauce and can provide you both the instruction and product itself.
If you are interested in being added to the waiting list for the DVD and/or buying the sauce product, please write us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The original "Learn the Magic of Sauce" VHS video is available at a specially reduced rate of $49. Click HERE to order online or call 608-788-6465 to place your order today. Limited supply.