Oil Painting with Thomas Fluharty

Learn the historic approach of the Dutch Flemish masters through the incredible brush of Thomas Fluharty! In this course, Thomas will lecture on the principles of Dutch and Flemish painting and guide students through the process of creating a portrait in this method. He will discuss his techniques for creating a strong initial sketch, methods for laying down a good underpainting, color, and final adjustments. And of course, throughout the lectures, Thomas will reveal his best oil painting tips, tricks, and secrets that help set his work apart from all other painters. This course will be presented over five lessons and will run for nine weeks.


(This list is for reference only to help you gauge the cost of materials. Please DO NOT purchase these items until after you have watched Lecture 1.)

Old Holland brand - Cremnitz White (A3)
Old Holland brand - Green Earth (A52)
Old Holland brand - Yellow Ochre Light (A53)
Old Holland brand - Raw Umber (A69)
Old Holland brand - Cadmium Red Light (E21)
Old Holland brand - Flesh Ochre (A343)

Any brand - Alizarin Crimson
Any brand - Cadmium Orange
Any brand - Cadmium Yellow deep
Any brand - Cobalt Blue
Any brand - Burnt Umber
Any brand - Ultramarine Blue
Any brand - Ivory Black
Any brand - Burnt Sienna

Long bristle flat #2
Long bristle flat #4
Long bristle flat #6
Long bristle flat #8
Long bristle flat #10
(recommended - Robert Simmons Signet Filibert brand)

Turpentine or turpenoid
Cold-pressed linseed oil (or recommended - walnut oil)
Canvas (recommended - Claessens Linen #C13)
Palette (recommended - wood or dark surface)
Palette knives
Palette cups
Lesson Plan
Watch Preview
2 Ways to Learn
Access ALL Schoolism content and learn at your own pace.
$29.95 USD
Per Month

Access ALL Schoolism courses
(renews automatically)

Prepay a full year with PayPal and

$299.40 USD Per Year

(Save $60)

(no automatic renewal)

With a Schoolism subscription, you will have access to all the lesson videos of your course to watch when you want, as many times as you want!. And if you want to switch to a different class during your subscription, you can do so at anytime for FREE!

Have a question? Please check out our Subscriptions FAQ!

Do you have a discount code?

Critiqued Sessions
Receive personalized video feedback from course instructor Thomas Fluharty as students learn from weekly lecture videos and complete scheduled assignments.

$998.00 USD
Scheduled Course Dates:
Jan 25, 2021