Author Archives: Pat Harrison

About Pat Harrison

Painting and drawing have been my passion from early childhood. I have attended numerous exhibitions in England and Germany. Presented with several awards for my paintings I now have one of my works on permanent display at a museum in Greater London with growing sales and commissions.

Artists on German TV – Graeme Stevenson and Yemi Tubi

I have got my own series of films for a German tv channel. The programmes presenting artists belonging to AERA the Association Embracing Realist Art have been broadcast on a German TV channel. Once a month a new member will … Continue reading

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How to begin painting in oils – Video No.277

In this beginners guide to oil painting Lena Danya explains the basics in about 10 minutes. In that short time Lena covers many subjects to which she gives you a quick run down in the first 30 seconds. The video … Continue reading

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Still Life Series – Ice Age

This still life painting shows a chocolate ice cream floating through space. We may not be heading for an ice age as the title suggests but the summer heat waves will certainly prompt us to ask for lots of ice … Continue reading

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How to paint a River Landscape – Video No.276

In this time lapse speed painting video Victor Yushkevich paints a river landscape in just over 20 minutes. Enjoy the painting process without words and the background music. The technique will work in oils and acrylics. You may come across … Continue reading

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Winter River – Acrylic Painting

This painting of a river at sunset in winter was inspired by the Danish artist Anders Andersen Lundby. I have made a number of significant changes compared with the original even though the copyright has expired long ago. The painting … Continue reading

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Gallery Exhibition ends soon

From November last until the end of this month Wulffs House Gallery in a nearby town have been showing my work. The exhibition will end soon. On the last Sunday of this month I will be finding out how well … Continue reading

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Riviera Art Fair at Spanish Barn Torquay

There will be a grand art exhibition at the Spanish Barn of Torre Abbey Torquay. The Devon Art Society together with the Brixham Art Societies and the Torbay Guild of Artists (TGA) will be staging the show. The TGA are … Continue reading

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How to Paint a Cityscape – Video No.275

In this 24 minute video Graeme Stevenson presents the watercolour artist Joseph Zbukvic. Joseph shows us how to paint a cityscape. Graeme himself has visited and interviewed artists around the world to present them on Australian tv. We have now … Continue reading

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Winter – Acrylic Painting

This painting of a path through a wood in winter was inspired by the famous Scottish artist Joseph Farquharson. If you compare it with the original on Wikiart you will notice that I have made some significant changes. The painting … Continue reading

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Still Life Series – Strawberry on a White Cloth

This still life painting shows a giant strawberry floating above a white cloth. It is 18x13cm in acrylics on canvas panel. I love still life paintings which help me to explore new textures and shapes. They pose new challenges and … Continue reading

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