Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890
Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890

About this session

Paint this subtle and elegant floral by Renoir. Explore the contrast between the warm roses and jasmine and wall with the cool leaves and vase.

Materials

  • Provided: Canvas, paint, pencils, brushes & aprons
  • BYO: Sketch book

Resources

My curated video playlist at YouTube

What will we learn in this painting?

  • Chroma
  • Composition
  • Floral Painting
  • Form
  • Jasmine
  • Leaves
  • Roses
  • Round Brush

Tone

We will start with a cool grey tone.

Blocking

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com
Beautiful colours of the rose.

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com
Loosely sketching the composition.

Texture

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com
Finding the direction and colour of the brushstrokes.

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com
Notice the delicate, directional brush strokes all using our standard round bristle brush.

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com
The paint is still applied quite thinly.

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com

Detail

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com
Here the painting process changes radically as we bring out the impasto. Very delicate brush strokes are required.

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com
In fact the brush never touches the canvas at this stage.

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com
My finished interpretation.

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - painted by Peter Inglis - www.inglisacademy.com

Student Paintings

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - student painting completed in one session at Inglis Academy in Sydney, Australia - www.inglisacademy.com
Naomi and her Renoir.

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - student painting completed in one session at Inglis Academy in Sydney, Australia - www.inglisacademy.com
Naomi's Renoir.

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - student painting completed in one session at Inglis Academy in Sydney, Australia - www.inglisacademy.com
Elizabeth's Renoir.

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - student painting completed in one session at Inglis Academy in Sydney, Australia - www.inglisacademy.com
Elaine's Renoir.

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - student painting completed in one session at Inglis Academy in Sydney, Australia - www.inglisacademy.com
Ruby's Renoir.

Renoir: Roses & Jasmine in a Delft Vase, 1890 - student painting completed in one session at Inglis Academy in Sydney, Australia - www.inglisacademy.com
Rain's Renoir.

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