There are not enough people of color portrayed in art, so as a way to correct that we offer you a list of tutorials that teach you how to paint black or dark skin tones and black people. Black lives matter to us, so we want them to be represented and seen in artwork.
1- How to Paint an African Woman with an Afro: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dtG2MuK0BiY
2- Oil Painting Tips for Dark Skin Tones: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzxNW3bjDLw
3- Do's & Don'ts of Skin Tone Painting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXcXzAp_-ns
4- How to Paint an African Woman with Acrylic Paint: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vWh-OGxzsck
5- Acrylic Portrait Painting Black Man: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g68oBfDO-M0
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