Creative Catalyst Productions - Color Foundation for the Painter: A Complete DVD Guide with Stephen Qu

Color Foundation for the Painter: A Complete DVD Guide with Stephen Quiller


Artist: Stephen Quiller
Producer: Quiller Gallery
SKU: 22-SQ7d
Runtime: Approx 8 hrs

Learn 200 years of color theory in one, 8-hour, DVD workshop series with internationally known painter, Stephen Quiller.


Quilleris highly regarded for his research and implementation of color theory in his painting expression.

He has written two best selling books on color, Color Choices and Painterʼs Guide to Color. The books have become leading texts in this field. These DVDs provide a comprehensive guide to the use of color for the painter. They begin with a basic foundation and build gradually to the more complex.

The DVD set is formatted into thirteen chapters. Each chapter is approximately 35 minutes containing an introduction, chapter development, demonstration on the topic, two finished painting examples and three exercises for the viewer to complete. This DVD set is a complete course that will fine tune the artistʼs eye and help the painter grow in personal expression. The instructional videos are designed to help all artists and craftspeople who want to expand their knowledge of color.

Disc #1

Chapter #1- Value- Intensity Foundation
Chapter #2- Monochromatic Color Relationships
Chapter #3- Complementary Color Relationships
Chapter #4- Analogous Color/ Color Families
Chapter #5- Double Analogous Color Relationships
Chapter #6- Triad Color Relationships" "
Chapter #7- Putting It All Together (finished painting demo) 

Disc #2
Chapter #8- Expanding the Palette & Characteristics of Pigments
Chapter #9- Different Ways to Apply Paint
Chapter #10 Neutrals, Near Neutrals & Blacks
Chapter #11 Unifying Color by Toning Paper or Glazing
Chapter #12- Using the Full Palette- Painting En Plein Air
Chapter #13- Finished Studio Painting/ Exploring Personal Expression