Classical Atelier @home

Find free information on classical painting techniques and learn how to paint like the Old Masters without attending an expensive art class!

Traditional art classes at academies cost thousands and since artists are always on a budget - at least this is what is said - paying for an art course can be difficult or impossible. This website aims to replace the art teacher or master for your self-study at home!
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THE CLASSICAL WAY explains how classical art academies teach you how to paint like the Old Masters

GOODIES has free information, downloads, demonstrations and more for you - this collection will grow with time.

The Classical Atelier Shop - find the right supplies for your classical art training!

Foundation

To be able to paint realistically it is essential to be able to draw realistically. Many ongoing Artists slip up doing the more complex subject of painting too early without having profound education in drawing – the easier accomplished skill. Drawing trains the eyes. Practising drawing trains perception to a high degree and sets the …

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How the ateliers teach you to paint like the Old Masters

The academic approach of learning how to paint like the Old Masters is a system that derived from the experience of hundreds of years. This approach is so successful that even a total beginner in arts is able to achieve mastery, no matter what skill level one has. The academies are so confident with that …

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What you’ll need for your Classical Atelier at Home

A classical atelier setup in the basement

Though you can dispense with a teacher to a somewhat degree you can’t draw or paint without tools. And all the reading will lead you to nothing if you don’t practise. So here I’m going to talk about what you will need for your exercises and how to set up your little Atelier@HOME. In your …

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