Miano Method: Drawing and Painting Workshops
Global Paint Along: Painting the Portrait 2/11
Miano Method will help you create convincing, life-like portraits every time. Miano will
demonstrate mass drawing, step-by-step from start to finish! Follow along at home as
he explains the nuances of his method.
Portrait Painting 2/18
Creating a likeness of a person is one of the great challenges facing an artist. In this
online workshop, Charles Miano will unlock the secret by sharing his oil painting
method. Working in this exciting method will teach you to execute a portrait from start
With Miano’s sculptural and mass-oriented approach, you will realize your full potential
of seeing. Miano’s method blends a perfect balance of an abstract, free approach with
traditional studio technique. Unleash your power of personal expression while
maintaining the beauty and naturalness of realism.
Many painting principles will be demonstrated and discussed, including:
• What colors to use and how to mix them
• How to start, using the “grisaille” monochromatic approach.
• How to organize values
• How to simplify the masses of color and their edges
• How to “sculpt” planes with color
• How to interpret anatomy
• How to fully model your focal area
• How to finish a painting