Cliffs of Zion Instructional DVD
Cliffs of Zion Instructional DVD. Follow along as artist Roland Lee paints a landscape of Zion National Park’s soaring red cliffs.Using narration, on-screen text, and multiple camera views, Roland develops his painting from beginning sketches to the finished matted painting. Run time: 1 hour 6 minutes.
Taylor Creek Trail Instructional DVD
Roland carefully shows and explains such important techniques as negative painting, wet-into-wet, scumbling, and pigment mingling. For the novice he also describes his paint palette, brushes, and other materials of choice. The subject matter is one of Zion’s prominent peaks along Taylor Creek. Run time: 1 hour 50 min
Kayenta Cliffs Instructional DVD
This painting was made popular on the internet, where a 40-second time-lapse garnered over 15,000 views in a week. Now in a full-length video, watercolor master, and sought-after instructor, Roland Lee shares his watercolor techniques and secrets as he walks you through the process of painting the red sandstone cliffs of Kayenta in Southern Utah. Roland demonstrates transparent watercolor step by step as he uses multiple glazes to build up the values and colors. Watch as he demonstrates the technique of negative painting to build branches in the foliage. Multiple cameras and on-screen descriptions accompany his fun and informative dialog. Run Time: 38 Minutes
Sand Hollow Sunset Instructional DVD
Join Roland as he paints a striking desert sunset. Follow along as he demonstrates how to develop a good composition from weak reference photos, and watch as he explains each step of the watercolor painting process from beginning sketches to the finished painting. Multiple cameras, on-screen text, and a running dialog help you understand how to use wet-into-wet, multiple glazes, and negative painting techniques. A great video for exploring the transparent watercolor method for painting skies. Run time 1 hour.
Cloudy Morning – Great White Throne DVD
Step-by-step Watercolor Painting Lesson. Roland Lee invites you into his studio as he completes a watercolor landscape of Zion National Park in real time from beginning sketches to finished painting. He uses both a reference photo shot on location, and his imagination to come up with a powerful composition for this studio painting of low clouds drifting in front of Zion’s Great White Throne.” Multiple cameras, running dialog, and on-screen text help you to learn each step of the way. Run time 1 hour.
Zion Misty Morning Instructional DVD
Watercolor Painting Step by Step. Artist Roland Lee paints “The Watchman” a prominent cliff in Zion National Park. Watch over his shoulder as he uses his experience on location and artistic license to develop a reference photo into a value study, and finally to a completed painting. As always, Roland uses two cameras to record both his verbal explanation and careful painting techniques as he develops this painting of a dramatic stormy sky and misty morning in Zion. Run time 1 hour 9 minutes.