The Virtual Art Academy

An incredible selection of online courses for the best learning experience from the comfort of your own home.

Contemporary and abstract painting can mean many things. In our courses, we will show you a quick way to block in your image, how to work with color and how to bring a more modern approach to your painting. You will learn techniques from professional, exhibiting artists who earn their living as artists. We'll show you step by step, and you may stop and start the recording at any time, pause, rewind and watch again as much as you want and when ever you want. Learn how to do an "A la prima" approach, use either acrylic or oil paint, and work from simple objects to freeway overpasses, beginners to advanced, so come on, lets paint.

You could be the next Okeefe!

ABSTRACT/CONTEMPORARY PAINTING
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Painting a Mid-Century Home

1 Lesson

Course Price:

$20.00 USD

Join Scott Yeskel as he paints a california mid-century home in a simplified contemporary style, step-by-step!

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Painting Laguna Beach

1 Lesson

Course Price:

$30.00 USD

Join Scott Yeskel as he demonstrates how to recreate a beautiful Laguna Beach, Ca. scene in a contemporary style, step-by-step!

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Painting the Santa Monica Incline

1 Lesson

Course Price:

$20.00 USD

Join Scott Yeskel as he paints the famous Santa Monica incline ina simplified contemporary style, step-by-step!

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How to Paint a Transparent Object

3 Lessons

Course Price:

$39.00 USD

Still Life Painting Course directed at teaching students the fundamentals of form, light, shadow and composition with instructor Scott Yeskel

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The Simple Still Life Painting in Oil

6 Lessons

Course Price:

$39.00 USD

Still Life Painting Course directed at teaching students the fundamentals of form, light, shadow and composition with instructor Scott Yeskel

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How to Paint a Lemon

2 Lessons

Course Price:

$19.99 USD

Still Life Painting Course directed at teaching students the fundamentals of form, light, shadow and composition with instructor Scott Yeskel

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Introduction to Abstract Painting

7 Lessons

Course Price:

$69.00 USD

Learn how to loosen up! Paint landscapes abstractly while staying in touch with traditional methods and techniques.

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Recreation of Still Life with Orange Peel

1 Lesson

Course Price:

$20.00 USD

Join master artist Scott Yeskel as he recreates an original painting by Richard Diebenkorn.

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Overhead of Iceland

1 Lesson

Course Price:

$20.00 USD

Painting an abstract iceland scene with sought after master artist Scott Yeskel.

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Freeway Overpass

1 Lesson

Course Price:

$20.00 USD

In this course, master instructor Scott Yeskel will demonstrate how to abstract a photo reference of a freeway overpass.

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Deconstructing Every Day Beauty!

9 Lessons

Course Price:

$229.99 USD

Our sought after Contemporary Artist, Scott Yeskel, demonstrates a solid system of abstraction based on sound art theories.