Scott takes an idea for a painting he is thinking about doing. He works the idea out in this video and in part two.
Not necessarily in this order, working out an idea includes:
Of great importance here is understanding that this is not a linear process. Rather than a "one and done" mentality, this is a cyclical process and often takes many rounds and ideations through these steps (not in any particular order) to continue to refine and hone in on your idea.
This doesn't need to be done in all one sitting. It is actually better if it is not so you have more time to sit with the idea and decide where you want to go.
Select a photo from your gathered photo library to paint a painting either in oil or gouache.
Move through the concepts covered in the series:
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