Johnnie Liliedahl

Johnnie Liliedahl: The Shrine


After the Original Painting by John W. Waterhouse

The information contained on this CD, when viewed or printed, is an exact reproduction of the original, printed version, no longer available. 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:

  • 35 pages of instructions
  • 6 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.

Study methods of the Old Masters. Learn the Modified Verdaccio, color glazes and scumbles, and how to create the porcelain flesh colors achieved by the great victorian artist John W. Waterhouse.

More about the project from the original printed version:

SIZE: 15" x 30" Cartoon Line Drawing

TECHNIQUE: Modified Verdaccio Underpainting, Color Glaze Underpainting, Opaque Overpainting, Glazing, Drybrush and Scumbling.

CONTENTS: 35 Pages of Written Instructions, 6 Color Images, Color Swatch Reference Guide, Value/Color Placement Diagrams.

After the painting by John Waterhouse. This project introduces the Modified Verdaccio underpainting technique, a greenish-gray tonal color.