Portrait of a Rockstar

The Ultimate Advanced Monochromatic Portrait Master Class- 495€ (ex.Tax)

Medium to Advanced level

Welcome to the most comprehensive and exciting advanced monochromatic portrait course, "Portrait of a Rockstar," where you will learn to create a stunning portrait of Steven Tyler, the legendary singer of the band Aerosmith!

photo reference courtesy - Andy Gotts

A perfect challenge

Led by the talented artist Marissa Oosterlee, this intensive workshop will take you on a painting journey starting from a pencil sketch.

Every step of the process will be shown in detail, thanks to our multiple camera angles that provide a clean and detailed view of the painting process. You'll be able to watch every step back and forth, something that is impossible in a live workshop.

During this masterclass, you'll learn everything there is to know about painting monochromatic portraits with an airbrush.

Marissa will share her vast knowledge on Portraiture and will teach you everything about values and depth, skin textures, hair rendering, highlighting techniques, and much more, all using only one color and some other little tools! This is an advanced study that will put your airbrush skills to the test and teach you how to work effectively with paint layering and perfect blending tones using transparent colors only.

Are you ready to take your art to the next level? Look no further than our Masterclass.

This is not a simple "Online Course'. This is a Gold Mine of information and insight that you cannot find anywhere else, things that can change your life an as artist.

In this Masterclass we share all our knowledge on painting portraits with an airbrush. The workshop is filled with practical tips and demonstrations to show you every step of the way, watch every step back and fort, this can't happen in a normal live workshop but it's possible in our course!

Working with transparent paint is a challenge, but it's what sets this course apart. There won't be any pre-mixing of colors or opaque tones used, making it more advanced and putting your airbrush skills to the test. But fear not, as Marissa provides clean and exhaustive explanations and demonstrations of each step of the process, making it easy to follow along.

With proper guidance we make sure everyone can follow, no matter the level you are at.
We are not saying it’s easy, but with the right information, guidance and practice you can get great results incredibly fast.

Throughout the course, you'll learn various techniques, such as working with values, mastering skin values, erasing techniques, texturing techniques, and smart use of an electric eraser, among others. You'll also learn to dilute the paint, effective masking and shielding techniques, working in transparent layers, creating intricate skin textures, intense hair studies, mastering transitions with an airbrush, and advanced highlighting techniques.

Over 30 hours of detailed video tuition!

These workshops are designed for every artist out there that likes to Study Realism from Home with professional instructions and guidance.

SUBTITLES AVAILABLE IN: English - Dutch - Spanish- Italiano - French - German

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Watch the Videos from any Devices.

Our Video lessons are compatible with Smartphones, Tablets, Laptops and Pc.

Weekly Lessons

The lessons are divided in chapters and you will be able to play back and forward as many times as you need to complete your weekly task. You can then upload your image in our closed forum and wait for feedback directly from the Instructor!

We release a new block of Lessons each week, hours of content depending from the level of difficulty. It will require at least double the time to complete the weekly tasks yourself including watching.

We are merely showing a big diversity on handling techniques and materials. This way we will build up your self-confidence and you will no longer feel stuck whenever you are painting something new.

What's More

The value of this course is immense, but it doesn't stop there. As a student, you'll receive an invitation to our private Facebook channels where you can interact directly with Marissa and other students, receive help and feedback, and access other extras in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Each progress can be shown and discussed with the teacher, and you'll receive any guidance you need to successfully complete the course. This interactive community holds significant importance, and we are the only online school to offer such great service to our students.!

All the techniques shown in this course are useful to any project you want to tackle in the future or implement into your own style.

We provide high resolution downloadable images and airbrush control practice sheets that you can print or have them printed in your favourite copyshop.

In each project you will pick up tips on diluting your paint, adjusting pressure, working with medium, using different tools to create similar effects and results. There is never 1 way that leads to Rome, so we did our very best to show you the ones that are most convenient.

The lessons are divided in several chapters, so that you can study in your own time each week. You can play back the lesson until you get it 100% and then do your magic.

Enrolling in this course will provide you with an abundance of valuable insights and an extensive array of artistic techniques that will enhance your craft significantly. Your artistic abilities will undergo a transformative journey, ensuring you emerge as a distinctively evolved artist. Don't hesitate any longer. Register today to embark on a journey of crafting a breathtaking monochromatic portrait of a legendary rockstar, and relish the gratification and delight that accompany the creative process

*Our honest and direct feedback will help you to improve your results.

*All materials used can be ordered in our online shop, but of course you can replace them for the materials you normally use, and match colours and results as close as possible.

A Special Thanks to Mr. Andy Gotts for the Photo Reference used to paint the portrait, sir you Rock!

What you will learn?

How to transfer an image (sketch)

Working with values and how to check them

Creating accurate Skin Volumess

Erasing techniques

Mastering an electric eraser

Work "properly" with transparent paint

Accurate Skin Textures

Work with the right pressure

Shielding techniques

Working with paint layering

Add volume and shades to create form and depth

Using colored pencils to add details

Intense hair study

Subtlety in transitions regarding edges and values

Highlighting and Texturing

Working with medium

Rendering accurate Lips

Add details, when and how

Balance your artwork

and much more..

Your Instructor

Marissa Oosterlee
Marissa Oosterlee

I'm an hyperrealist Artist and Illustrator from the Netherlands who has nearly 20 years of experience on training Airbrush Artists worldwide.
Together with my partner we run Foxy Studio, the most professional Airbrush Training Center in Europe.
I have worked in the past for many succesful Gaming companies like Nintendo, Sony, Davilex and Jumbo. As Illustrator i have also realised movie posters for Movies and Netflix series.
I have been published by several newspapers, tv programmes, international magazines like Airbrush Art and Action, Airbrush Step By Step, and Art Scene International, Artist Collector Magazine and been awarded on prestigious Art Competitions like the Artist’s Magazine, IGOR Guild of Realism. My Artworks can be seen in various galleries and exhibitions worldwide.
Now i'm putting all my experience and knowledge available for all my students. My goal is to pass along an Artistic approach rather than just giving away techniques.
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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
What skill level is required to enrol in this course?
Is recommended some prior experience in Airbrush in order to achieve the best results with the lessons included in the course
Are the videos Downloadable?
The Videos are always available to be watched in Streaming directly from our platform. This way you can choose the video quality up to 1080p HD or lower if your connection is slow. However there are various materials available for download on each course.
What if something isn't clear during the course?
We have a closed feedback group where you can ask all your questions regarding the Assignments of the Airbrush Online School and upload your progress for feedback.

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