Category Archives: acrylic

using acrylic paints

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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2018 Art Auction in Favour of Underprivileged Children

At the end of September one of my works will go on auction in favour of underprivileged children in a major city near my home town. My painting was accepted amid many others by several artists who have submitted a … Continue reading

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Torbay Guild of Artists Summer Exhibition 2018

From September 14 through September 30 I will be participating in the TGA Summer Exhibition at the Spanish Barn, Torre Abbey, Torquay. Torbay Guild of Artists (TGA) are joining forces with DAS (Devon Art Society), and Brixham Art Society as … Continue reading

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Path by a Lake – Acrylic Painting

This painting of a path by a lake was inspired by B.C.Koekkoek. Compared with the master´s own work you would notice that there are not as many cows and I have also left out the people. That way it is … Continue reading

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Still Life Series – Stones in Space

This still life painting shows pebbles floating in the galaxy. It combines an almost abstract background with realistic objects. It is 13x18cm in acrylics on canvas panel. I painted this still life after intensive work on a large landscape painting … Continue reading

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Still Life Series – Soap Bubbles

This still life painting shows soap bubbles on a colourful background with drops of water. In a way it combines an abstract background with realistic objects. It is 18x13cm in acrylics on canvas panel. Painting still lifes is a relaxing … Continue reading

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