Wet on Wet Oil Painting Technique – Bill Alexander Paints Fall River

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The wet on wet oil painting technique is a direct painting technique where you complete a painting usually in one sitting. Wet oil paint is applied on top of another layer of wet paint.

In the following video demonstration, artist Bill Alexander paints a beautiful autumn scene using the wet on wet technique.  Bill is a modern pioneer being one of the first artists to popularize the wet on wet oil painting technique through his Emmy award winning Magic of Oil painting television show.

Watch the master at work below.  If you would like to learn more about Bill Alexander, be sure to visit his Website here or you can check out his YouTube Page here for more of his videos.

Bill Alexander paints Fall River Part 1

Bill Alexander paints Fall River Part 2

Bill Alexander paints Fall River Part 3

Comments

10 Comments on "Wet on Wet Oil Painting Technique – Bill Alexander Paints Fall River"

  1. Anonymous on Tue, 4th Jan 2011 12:58 am 

    Excellent paintings very useful videos. i follow u. thank u.

  2. Saundra Dichiera on Thu, 6th Jan 2011 5:30 pm 

    This is the greatest Artist ever. My mother learned his way of painting and has one of his origionals.

  3. SamJohnston on Thu, 20th Jan 2011 10:27 pm 

    Excellent paintings. Very useful videos. I follow You. Thank You for sharing.

  4. Dr. Sylvia Tomberlin on Sat, 22nd Jan 2011 1:46 pm 

    Mr. Bill is awesome. I love his joyful spirit and the brilliant colors he uses.

  5. lea dicarlo on Wed, 8th Jun 2011 3:26 pm 

    your video is great, some instruction on materials used
    especially method of cleaning brushes.
    thank you.
    lea

  6. Christopher Nourse on Thu, 2nd Feb 2012 2:26 pm 

    I have been looking for a site that shows Mr.Alexander painting and am I happy to see him again. He was truly the best.

  7. Virginia Nelson on Tue, 7th Feb 2012 12:26 pm 

    I would like to know what the wet on wet paint consists of.

  8. Virginia Nelson on Tue, 7th Feb 2012 12:28 pm 

    What does the wet on wet paint consist of?

  9. Cyndi on Thu, 25th Oct 2012 8:32 pm 

    He makes me smile. Wonderful, happy artist.

  10. saeedah on Sat, 10th Nov 2012 12:47 am 

    i love painting but idont know how this wonderful artist help me to start with him step by step and ihave my own painting ,it was so beautiful thanks alot mr.bill i love your sprit you are the best .

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