Category Archives: oil painting

using traditional oil paints or water mixable oils

Artists on German TV – Joseph Zbukvic

I have got a slot on a German tv channel to show my own series of films. The programmes presenting artists belonging to AERA the Association Embracing Realist Art are being broadcast on a German TV channel. Once a month … Continue reading

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Hermanus Wilhelm Koekkoek exhibition

On Sunday my wife and I together with my friend and his wife attended the grand opening of the Hermanus Wilhelm Koekkoek exhibition at the Koekkoek House Museum in Cleves. There were so many visitors from both the Netherlands and … Continue reading

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Artists on German TV – Graeme Stevenson and Yemi Tubi

I have got my own series of films for a German tv channel. The programmes presenting artists belonging to AERA the Association Embracing Realist Art have been broadcast on a German TV channel. Once a month a new member will … 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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How to Paint a realistic Portrait – Video No.272

Today I have chosen another less than 5 minute speed painting video by Vic Harris. He creates wonderfully detailed realistic paintings. Vic is a retired doctor who only started painting in 2010. Watch how this portrait develops from a sketch … Continue reading

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Contemporary Artists on German TV

I have started my own series of films for a German tv channel. The first two programmes presenting artists belonging to AERA the Association Embracing Realist Art have been broadcast on a German TV channel. Once a month a new … Continue reading

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How to study traditional oil painting part 3 – Video No.269

This is part three of short videos by maestro Michael John Angel who explains the various stages students go through to study traditional oil painting techniques. He points out how painting still lifes help his students acquire the basic skills … 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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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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