Category Archives: acrylic

using acrylic paints

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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How to Paint a Seascape – Video No.274

These speed painting videos by Eva Volf complete her series of a seascape painting. Eva creates very impressive works using just a few colours to achieve dramatic effects. The technique can be used in both oil painting and acrylics. part … Continue reading

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How to Paint a Seascape – Video No.273

In a little more than 5 minutes this speed painting video by Eva Volf shows us how to paint a seascape. Eva creates very impressive works using just a few colours to achieve dramatic effects. The technique can be used … Continue reading

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Still Life Series – Strawberry Ice Cream

This still life painting shows a bowl of strawberry ice cream with extra cream and added strawberries. It is 18x13cm in acrylics on canvas panel. Still life paintings are good fun for both me and my collectors. I try to … Continue reading

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2018 Amnesty International Art Auction in Germany

Amnesty International are going to hold their annual auction of art works on December 2 this year. This tradition has become established over the past 40 odd years. I have been contributing some of my works since 2013. This year … Continue reading

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How to paint hyperrealism – Video No.271

This 2 1/2 minute video shows the Dutch Hyperrealist Tjalf Sparnaay painting a small section of his interpretation of Johannes Vermeer´s painting “The Milkmaid”. Hope you like my choice of the day. If you want to contact me personally please … Continue reading

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Sold at 2018 Art Auction in Favour of Underprivileged Children

In September one of my works went on auction in favour of underprivileged children. My painting sold well above the reserve price. I was pleased to have been able  to donate the painting to help a good cause. The painting … Continue reading

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How to paint a seascape – Video No.270

In this 7 1/2 minute speed painting video Eva Volf shows us how to paint a seascape. Eva creates very impressive works using just a few colours to achieve dramatic effects. The technique can be used in both oil painting … Continue reading

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Torbay Guild of Artists Summer Exhibition Photos 2018

The TGA Summer Exhibition at the Spanish Barn, Torre Abbey, Torquay will draw to an end on September 30. My paintings were part of it. Torbay Guild of Artists (TGA) joined forces with DAS (Devon Art Society), and Brixham Art … Continue reading

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