Johnnie Liliedahl

Johnnie Liliedahl: Sweet Summer


 After the Original Painting by John W. Waterhouse

Study the methods of the Old Masters with Johnnie Liliedahl. 

Learn the Bistre underpainting techniques, color glazes and scumbles, and how to create the porcelain flesh colors achieved by the great Victorian artist John Waterhouse.

The information contained on this CD, when viewed or printed, is an exact reproduction of the original, printed version. The user has complete control of the viewing process and may choose to print any or all of the included documentation, as desired. Printing images in color requires the user to have a color printer.


The CD contains the following information for viewing and/or printing:

  • 28 pages of instructions
  • 8 full-page color images; Value/Color Placement Diagrams; Color Swatch Reference Guide (displayed in color on user's computer monitor for easy reference; requires a color printer to print in color)
  • Cartoon Line Drawing included for the user to print and enlarge to the painting size of their choice.

More about the project from the original printed version:

SIZE: 15" x 30"

TECHNIQUE: Textured Canvas Preparation, Use of Maroger Painting Medium, Tonal Wash, Tonal Underpainting, Underpainting Color Glazes, Opaque Overpainting, Glazing and Scumbling.

CONTENTS: 34 Pages of Written Instructions, 10 Full Color Images, 8 Color Pages, Color Swatch Reference Guide, 15" x 30" Cartoon Line Drawing.

Based on the painting by John W. Waterhouse.