Category Archives: acrylic

using acrylic paints

Koekkoek Painters at B.C. Koekkoek Museum Cleves 2020

Click on image to enlarge On Sunday Sept.13 my friend Peter and I went to hold a painting demonstration at the Koekkoek Museum in Cleves. It was our fifth year to have been invited to exhibit and sell our works. … Continue reading

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Koekkoek Painters at B.C. Koekkoek House Cleves 2020

Click on image to enlarge On Sunday Sept.13 my friend Peter and I will be holding a painting demonstration at the Koekkoek Museum in Cleves. It will be our fifth year to have been invited to exhibit and sell our … Continue reading

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River with Rocks and Trees – Acrylic Step 2

In a previous post I showed you the sketch of this acrylic painting with water cascading over some rocks. After blocking in the essential darks with raw umber you can now see the rocks and trees. I will show you … Continue reading

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River with Rocks and Trees – Acrylic Step 1

As a regular visitor to Devon and Cornwall I get to see so many beautiful places. The river Plym has inspired me to this painting. Not having had enough time to paint on location I decided to work from photogrpahs. … Continue reading

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Painting Roses with Herdin Radtke – Art Tuition Video No.294

Today I have selected Herdin Radtke´s video preview to his painting tutorial on how to paint roses. Herdin is a professional artist who holds workshops online and in person. He has toured the world from a young age from Munich … Continue reading

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Artists on German TV – Janet Knight

A new production introducing the Australian painter Janet Knight has been shown on German tv in English with German subtitles. Janet is known for her wonderful landscapes and portraits in oils. In this 25 minute production Janet works on a … Continue reading

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Foggintor Quarry – Acrylic Painting

Here is my painting of Foggintor Quarry on Dartmoor. You will find the site within walking distance of Princetown. As it is no longer in use a lake has formed to create a wonderful scenery. The rocks look impressive and … Continue reading

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Pomegranate Painting by Herdin Radtke – Art Tuition Video No.292

Today I have selected Herdin Radtke´s introductory video to his painting tutorial on how to paint pomegranates. Herdin is a professional artist who holds workshops online and in person. He has toured the world from a young age from Munich … Continue reading

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Still Life Series – Chestnuts

This still life painting shows chestnuts on a marble table. The painting is 13x18cm in acrylics on wood. I love still lifes which are so different from my larger landscape paintings. They make me explore new textures and shapes. These … Continue reading

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Digital Seascape Painting by Alan Kingwell – Art Tuition Video. No.291

Today I have selected another one of Alan Kingwell´s seascapes. Alan is now hooked on painting on his iPad. There is of course no original for him to frame other than the print-outs he can produce from the file. He … Continue reading

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