Learn the basics of traditional drawing and painting. Become a master of color matching and shading and create paintings with depth and form. This course is an exhaustive look at the building blocks and foundational skills of painting and drawing. And consists of 40 lessons total! In addition to learning the basics, students in the course also examine conceptual themes used by master artists of the past, and go deeper than just a tutorial about technique. Step by step illustrations, examples of other student work, and occasionally video tutorials will accompany the lessons.