Hi – My name is and I have been a professional artist for over 12 years!
I have created hundreds of paintings, have sold my work to public and private collections all over the world and am the honored recipient of numerous awards and bursaries.
This success is something that, years ago, I never fully believed could happen for me. I strived and struggled for years trying to perfect my painting practice. But after more than a decade of dedication and a lot of trial and error I saw results… my WORK became the REAL reward – and it attracted the success!
I am NOW fully committed to sharing BEAUTY with the world through my art and I want to help you do the same, in your OWN UNIQUE way!
In this masterclass I share the knowledge I have gained over these 12 plus years of honing my skills as a painter in order to help YOU radically improve YOUR realistic oil painting techniques when painting seascapes + more.
Whether you are a beginner or an intermediate, this course can unlock your GREATEST painting skills and save you a lot of time and frustration!
You’ll learn the materials that the PROS use, and how to execute painting REALISTIC SEASCAPES that you will be proud of.
Let me be your guide and walk you through my entire process from START to FINISH as I create not one, not two, but as a BONUS, THREE hyperrealistic seascapes!
I first share the ESSENTIALS of oil painting: the painting surfaces I use and how to prepare them, my favorite paint brushes, paints and mediums, the ideal studio lighting and easels, my photo references, along with tips and tricks for those perfect compositions & more.
With a solid foundation into the essentials of oil painting, I then show you step by step how I execute THREE hyperrealistic seascapes from the VERY FIRST brushstrokes up to the VERY LAST details, including the final stage of VARNISHING.
I am here to help you on YOUR artistic journey. With this knowledge and the techniques in this course, you will not just create a couple of paintings; you will be able to create your own paintings for YEARS TO COME! Feel free to modify the process to fit YOUR UNIQUE painting style.
I know you will be so excited to share the artwork you create with family and friends.
Whether you use one of the 20 source images provided in the course or a personal image that you have snapped along the way, you can take pride in what you have accomplished.
And don’t be shy, you can also ask friends if they have a water scene from a vacation that they would like to share with you. You never know – you could be creating your first SALE!
On this painting journey I will share NEW DISCOVERIES and new ideas with you because I am always learning too and I want to keep you up-dated with the LATEST painting trends. If I add any new modules YOU will be the FIRST to see them at no extra cost.
When you sign up you will be invited to join our PRIVATE community of OIL PAINTING PROS on Facebook, where you can share and learn NOT JUST from me but from OTHERS who have taken the course and are developing and sharing their own painting techniques.
You will have accessibility to this course for a LIFETIME and can replay the modules as many times as you’d like! Knowing this you can learn at YOUR OWN PACE and not feel rushed.
I believe we are ALL ARTISTS, it just takes is a little inspiration and knowledge to create the momentum and confidence you need to SUCCEED.
You can use this course to advance your skills and career and one day you may decide to create EPIC large-scale paintings like this one:
At the end of this course you will have the tools to become CONFIDENTLY PROFICIENT when painting REALISTIC WATER SCENES as well as other subject matter!
If for any reason you decide to return the course within 7 days of purchase, you will receive all of your money back. No questions asked.
This course is specifically designed to be obtainable for anyone, no matter your age or experience level. I understand that beginning anything can be intimidating or challenging and it takes great courage to do so — this course is designed to guide you through the process without stress. You’ll see there is no reason to be intimidated when breaking down the easy-to-follow steps of the curriculum.
Also, you will have the support of the private Oil Painting Pros community on Facebook!
No, this course is valued at over $299 and will likely increase in the future. I’ve decided to price this course at a sale price of $225 because I simply want you to be able to afford it now without the risk of paying a lot more $ later! Another reason for the discount: This course is brand new so I want to receive your comments and/or feedback on the course and also see your results… so I’ve made this investment as low as possible. All I ask is that you please e-mail me at the end of the course to share your story (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Not only do you receive the $74 discount, you also get a 7-day money back guarantee. So you can try this course risk-free and enjoy the great discount if you decide to keep the course.
Upon purchasing the course you will be asked to enter your name and create a password. A purchase confirmation e-mail will be sent to your inbox and you will then be able to log in and view the course. Log in from the homepage: www.oilpaintingpros.com/login/.
YES, the course will be available to you for a lifetime. You can access it and replay the modules as many times as you’d like and work at your own pace.
Practice is a key element to getting better at anything. If you follow the steps provided in this course and commit yourself to your painting with patience then this course WILL help you — not only with the tutorials provided but for years to come when painting your own seascapes. I am also providing you with 7-days risk free (from the time of purchase) to try it and see if it works for you. If in this time you decide the course is not for you (even if you just can’t find the time to paint), I will send you a 100% fast & friendly refund.
You don’t need to decide now, you can take the $74 discount and try it and see if it is for you. I’m certain this will help you grow as an artist!
The course is currently only available in English and there are no subtitles at this time.
You will have lifetime access to the course.
I will not be available to schedule one-on-one critiques with you. However on our private Oil Painting Pros Facebook page you can share your work and I will often be viewing and commenting on your progress where you can also get feedback and ask questions to the other students in the course.
I show you my whole process from start to finish! Of course I’ve had to compact the process for you but rest assured I have recorded every single stage of the painting process and you get to view it all. These paintings required several hours of work; I’ve highlighted the important techniques that will help you on your own painting journey.
Yes, I am often showing my palette and discussing the exact colors I am using and their quantities along with the exact brushes I’m using and why I’m using them.
The bonus #3 tutorial will become available sometime in 2022 (UPDATE: TUTORIAL #3 HAS NOW LAUNCHED AND IS AVAILABLE IN THE COURSE). I hope to add more to the course over the next several years in order to keep you updated (with new techniques or discoveries) that will help to better your experience and knowledge when painting realistic seascapes.
Yes, you can paint along with me as I have provided you with the source images for ALL 3 Tutorials. I also recommend using these tutorials as a guide for other paintings. You may use the 20 bonus source images I’ve provided you with in the course or you may like to use one of your own photographs as a reference. This course is here to help you become your own artist; with my initial guidance and your commitment, I trust you will excel far beyond this course!
Absolutely! That’s why I created this course – to show you how I achieve a realistic seascape painting with all it’s details. In this course I often show you a zoomed in view of my painting process and exactly how I’m achieving the finer details. This course will give you knowledge that extends past painting seascapes and will give you more confidence when painting anything realistic at all.
Carina Francioso is an internationally recognized, award winning Canadian fine artist with works held in private and corporate collections around the globe. Her meticulous attention to detail is clearly demonstrated through her contemporary realist oil paintings.
Inspired by the calm or turbulent, incessantly changing waters of the world, Carina’s current work expresses the beauty, power and fragility of these precious waters. Through the creamy, rich textures of oil paint she endeavours to acknowledge that this natural resource must be cherished and preserved. Inspired by Carina’s life and travels, her paintings capture moments frozen in time yet inspire the movement of imagination, offering the viewer their own interpretation. Carina’s work continues to evolve and her intimate journey with every brush stroke and detail remains constant. Her work is a direct reflection of her passion for life and her constant inquiry into beauty and fluidity.
Carina is the recipient of the 2019 Arcadia Contemporary Gallery Award, the Bernice Adams Memorial Visual Arts Award and Bursary, among several others. She was recently featured on RAI Italia television and her work has been featured in various magazines such as American Art Collector, GRAND Magazine, Art Renewal Center’s International Realism Salon Catalog, Hyperrealism Magazine and Panoram Italia.
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