Ensuring Accurate Proportions
Lecture no. 14 from the course: The Complete Painter: Lessons from the Masters
Taught by Professor David Brody | 21 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses
Explore the benefits of the gridded velo, calipers, beam compasses, and even tracing paper. These tools have been used from da Vinci to the modern age for developing precise proportions when painting. Specifically, learn how to work with proportional dividers to help the accuracy of your work, whether you’re copying from another painting or painting a still life.