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using acrylic paints

How to Paint a Sunset – Video No.285

In this video Chuck Black shows us how to paint a sunset over a lake. In just under 10 minutes this acrylic speed painting video demonstrates the process from start to finish. Hope you like my choice of the day. … Continue reading

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Hyperrealism versus Photographs

In this less than 2 minute video Anna Halldin Maule from Sweden uses oil paints to create art that looks more real than a photograph. It can take up to 4 months for Anna to finish one painting. For her … Continue reading

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Exhibition at a Shopping Centre

Having hired an empty shop at a major shopping centre I will be spending the next two Saturdays there to show my own works and those of a friend of mine. We will be taking turns to man the shop … Continue reading

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2019 Amnesty International Art Auction in Germany

Amnesty International have held their annual auction of art works last December. This is now a tradition which has been running for more than 40 years. I have been contributing some of my works since 2013. This time I had … Continue reading

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New Exhibition at a Shopping Centre

We are closing our NAROMA Art Club exhibition at a shopping centre in a nearby town to replace it by an exhibition of my own works and those of a friend of mine. As before doors open on Saturdays with … Continue reading

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Christmas Exhibition at a Shopping Centre

Our NAROMA Art Club exhibition at a shopping centre in a nearby town has been going since September now. The photos give you an impression of the show. The two 4m wide shop windows give visitors a view of more … Continue reading

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How to Paint a Western Landscape – Art Tuition Video No.282

Australian artist Robert Hagan is one of my favourite painters who has been featured on this site before. In this 4 minute time lapse video he creates a wonderful landscape with horses racing through a river. Hope you will enjoy … Continue reading

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How to Paint a Seascape – Art Tuition Video No.281

Today Alan Kingwell shows us how to paint a seascape on a round board in oils from start to finish. This 12 1/2 minute speed painting video is also useful for artists who prefer to work in acrylics. Hope you … Continue reading

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Exhibition at a Shopping Centre

Our NAROMA Art Club exhibition at a shopping centre in a nearby town is now in full swing. The photos give you an impression of the show. The two 4m wide shop windows give visitors a view of more than … Continue reading

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How to Paint Trees – Video No.280

Today I have chosen another painting exercise by Michael James Smith In this 12 minute time lapse and speed painting video he shows us how to paint trees. It is a detailed realistic painting. It will work both with oils … Continue reading

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