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Painting with Wilson Bickford Season 8 Box DVD Set and Sundown Beacon DVD

$45.00

Order both the Season 8 Box Set and Sundown Beacon together!
The Season 8 Box Set includes 13 episodes with 8 fun and fresh creative projects.
“Sundown Beacon” in-depth lesson features a silhouetted lighthouse guarding a peaceful shore amidst a glistening sunset.

Wilson’s easy-to-follow instructions, along with tips and techniques, will inspire your imagination!

Items will be shipped after March 17, 2022

Description

Internationally-known artist and instructor Wilson Bickford conducted painting workshops for over 20 years. Primarily a self-taught artist, his easy-going style earned him thousands of satisfied students, thus proving his philosophy that “ANYONE can learn to paint.”  Wilson passed away in 2021, and this is the final season of “Painting with Wilson Bickford.”

In this exclusive DVD set, available only through Public Television,  Wilson presents 8 fun and fresh creative projects. Wilson shares his tips and techniques that will inspire your imagination.

Using a few chosen colors and brushes, you can achieve dramatic, convincing results. The techniques demonstrated herein are easy to master and you can create your own masterpiece that you’ll be proud of! Wilson says, “Paint smart, not hard!”

EPISODE DESCRIPTIONS

801. Eye of the Tiger Part 1
Wilson loves animals, especially anything feline. He kicks off Season 8 with his painting of a Bengal tiger, one of the biggest and most fearless predators of the jungle. In Part 1, he completes the underpainting and background.

802. Eye of the Tiger Part 2
Wilson shows how to paint one of the most fearless predators of the jungle. In Part 2, Wilson adds color and detail to his painting of a Bengal tiger.

803. December Sunrise
Wilson demonstrates his technique of using oil glazes over an acrylic underpainting to create a crisp snowy woodland scene.

804. Making an Impression, Part 1
Wilson uses only a painting knife to create a vase full of colorful flowers. In Part 1, he creates the background and the vase.

805. Making an Impression, Part 2
Wilson uses only a painting knife to create a vase full of colorful flowers. In Part 2, he finishes the vase and adds a bouquet of vibrant blooms.

806. Swan Duet Part 1
Wilson demonstrates his “Paint Smart, Not Hard” technique to create a pair of graceful waterfowl. In part 1, he preps the swans and renders the background.

807. Swan Duet Part 2
Wilson demonstrates his “Paint Smart, Not Hard” technique to create a pair of graceful waterfowl. In part 2, he adds details and finishing touches to the swans and the overall painting.

808. Evening Palms
The sun’s about to slip below the horizon, and the evening palms are swaying in the breeze. Wilson reveals his techniques to create a striking tropical sunset.

809. Snow Glow Part 1
It’s cold and blustery outside, and a red barn sits in a snowy pasture waiting for the farmer to take care of the evening’s chores. In part 1, Wilson develops the stormy sky and forested trees, and the underpainting for the barn.

810. Snow Glow Part 2
It’s cold and blustery outside, and a red barn sits in a snowy pasture waiting for the farmer to take care of the evening’s chores. In part 2, Wilson develops the barn and adds details to the snowy pasture. He even has time to include a few additional touches!

811. Misty Morning Haze
Wilson focuses on his technique of creating a hazy atmospheric look with this early summer sunrise painting of a farmer’s pasture, complete with a distant rustic barn.

812. Ocean Afternoon Part 1
Wilson can almost hear the waves lapping at the shore as the soft breeze blows through the seagrasses dotting the beach. In part 2, Wilson develops the sky and the gentle ocean waves.

813. Ocean Afternoon Part 2
Wilson can almost hear the waves lapping at the shore as the soft breeze blows through the seagrasses dotting the beach. In part 2, Wilson adds detail to the gentle ocean waves and the sandy beach.

“Sundown Beacon”
Volume Six in Wilson Bickford’s Paint Smart, Not Hard series!

An exclusive in-depth oil painting lesson with Wilson Bickford

In this exclusive DVD, available only through Public Television, acclaimed artist and TV host Wilson Bickford brings his easy-to-follow instructions to “Sundown Beacon.”  This project features a silhouetted lighthouse guarding a peaceful shore amidst a glistening sunset.

Wilson shares his tips and techniques that will inspire your imagination. Using a few chosen colors and brushes, you can achieve dramatic, convincing results. The techniques demonstrated herein are easy to master and will help you create your own masterpiece. Painting is fun, and everyone can have that creative spirit!

Learn “Wilson’s way” of handling wet oil techniques as you experiment with a different approach to oil painting. As Wilson says, “Paint smart, not hard!”

Viewers can download a list of paints, brushes, and the sketch used in “Sundown Beacon” at https://www.wpbstv.org/painting

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