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Jerry Yarnell School of Fine Art

Maple Valley, Part 3 (#811)

Jerry adds intermediate details including trees, moving water, rocks, reflections and eye stoppers. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: JERRY YARNELL SCHOOL OF FINE ART is a "how-to" painting show, based on the format of a fine art curriculum. This program stands out from all the other art programs because it will take the viewer to many different levels of art instruction. This will be a comprehensive study of all the aspects of an artist's life.

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  • The Rain Out, Part 1 (#801)

    Jerry sketches in the basic landscape and begins blocking in the background. [26 minutes]

  • The Rain Out, Part 2 (#802)

    Intermediate landscape details including trees, dirt road, clouds, mud puddles and rocks are added. [26 minutes]

  • The Rain Out, Part 3 (#803)

    Jerry blocks in a house, adding highlights and details and demonstrates the mixing of flesh colors. [26 minutes]

  • The Rain Out, Part 4 (#804)

    Layers of highlights are added to create three-dimensional form to the little boy. [26 minutes]

  • Fire & Rain, Part 1 (#805)

    This western theme painting will focus on setting the atmosphere of a stormy weather scene. [26 minutes]

  • Fire & Rain, Part 2 (#806)

    Jerry creates rain and mud puddles and establishes the focal point of the campfire and cowboys. [26 minutes]

  • Fire & Rain, Part 3 (#807)

    Special emphasis on blocking in the horses and cowboys. Jerry creates a three- dimensional form. [26 minutes]

  • Fire & Rain, Part 4 (#808)

    Jerry concludes this painting by adding yucca plants and detailing the cowboys and horses. [26 minutes]

  • Maple Valley, Part 1 (#809)

    Jerry discusses how to use thumbnail sketches to compose a painting and sketches the landscape. [26 minutes]

  • Maple Valley, Part 2 (#810)

    Jerry blocks in this New England landscape painting, establishing a color scheme and composition. [26 minutes]

  • Maple Valley, Part 4 (#812)

    Jerry begins highlighting the hillside, forming the bare trees with colorful foliage. [26 minutes]

  • Maple Valley, Part 5 (#813)

    Jerry adds brighter highlights and details to complete this New England landscape painting. [26 minutes]

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