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using acrylic paints

15 Elements to Create Attractive Paintings – Art Tuition Video No.305

Today I have chosen a presentation by Vladimir London who explains 15 elements which help you create attractive paintings. He demonstrates these elements by pointing them out to us in classical and contemporary works. Hope you will enjoy my choice … Continue reading

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Sunset by the Sea – Acrylic Painting

Here is my painting of a sunset by the sea. In combines the colours of the sunset with rays of sunshine breaking through an unusual cloud formation. The cliffs and rocks add drama to the scene. The painting is 18x24cm … Continue reading

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How to use Mobile Phone for Sketching – Art Tuition Video No.303

Today I have chosen a demonstration which shows us how to use your mobile phone to transfer a picture onto your painting surface. While the old masters employed the tools of their time such as the camera lucida or the … Continue reading

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How to use Brushes effectively – Art Tuition Video No.302

Today I have chosen Kevin Hill who demonstrates which brush to use for what purpose effectively. This 18 minute video shows Kevin painting trees, mountains, rocks and bushes. The techniques will work in oils and acrylics. Hope you will enjoy … Continue reading

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Painting a River Landscape with Herdin Radtke – Art Tuition Video No.300

Today I have selected Herdin Radtke´s video preview to his painting tutorial on how to paint a river landscape. Herdin is a professional artist who holds workshops online and in person. Here you can order the corresponding DVD. He has … Continue reading

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How to paint a River Bend – Video No.299

In this time lapse speed painting video Victor Yushkevich paints a river bend in about 20 minutes. It is fascinating to see how he develops depth in his painting with trees sloping up a steep hill. He captures the morning … Continue reading

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River with Rocks and Trees – Acrylic Step 3

I have been very busy recently with friends setting up online painting classes as Covid makes life more and more difficult for everyone. It is now time to continue my story which I started in a previous post showing you … Continue reading

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Painting Water Drops with Herdin Radtke – Art Tuition Video No.297

Today I have selected Herdin Radtke´s video preview to his painting tutorial in which he explains a number of his special painting techniques. Herdin is a professional artist who holds workshops online and in person. Here you can order the … Continue reading

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Devon Art Society – Online Summer Exhibition 2020

Recently the Devon Art Society´s summer exhibition was held at St. Annes Hall, Babbacombe. Due to Covid19 restrictions our art society decided to display some of the works online as well. Here is a link to the website. There were … Continue reading

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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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