Category Archives: oil painting

using traditional oil paints or water mixable oils

Painting Roses with Herdin Radtke – Art Tuition Video No.294

Today I have selected Herdin Radtke´s video preview to his painting tutorial on how to paint roses. Herdin is a professional artist who holds workshops online and in person. He has toured the world from a young age from Munich … Continue reading

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Artists on German TV – John Hulsey

A new production introducing the Amerikan painter John Hulsey will be shown on German tv in English with German subtitles. John is known for his wonderful landscapes in oils. In this 25 minute production John works on one of his … Continue reading

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Rembrandt – National Gallery Lunch Time Talk

As mentioned in a previous post the National Gallery in London, England offer half hour lunchtime talks about famous works in their collection. Today I have chosen the story about Rembrandt´s self portrait. The presentation takes you through stations of … Continue reading

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Caravaggio – National Gallery Lunch Time Talk

You will be interested to learn that the National Gallery in London, England offer half hour lunchtime talks about famous works in their collection. Fortunately for all of us who cannot go round there to attend the lectures live and … Continue reading

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Pomegranate Painting by Herdin Radtke – Art Tuition Video No.292

Today I have selected Herdin Radtke´s introductory video to his painting tutorial on how to paint pomegranates. Herdin is a professional artist who holds workshops online and in person. He has toured the world from a young age from Munich … Continue reading

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Digital Seascape Painting by Alan Kingwell – Art Tuition Video. No.291

Today I have selected another one of Alan Kingwell´s seascapes. Alan is now hooked on painting on his iPad. There is of course no original for him to frame other than the print-outs he can produce from the file. He … Continue reading

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How to Mix Colours for 3D Effects – Video No.290

In this 23 minute video Andrew Tischler tells us how he mixes colours to achieve 3D effects in his paintings. We learn why he does not stick to primary colours for certain tones and mixes his own black rather than … Continue reading

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How to paint a coastal landscape – Video No.289

In this almost 14 minute video Samuel Earp paints a coastal landscape giving detailed explanations about the process. The technique will work in oils and acrylics. Here is a link to his website. Hope you like my choice of the … Continue reading

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More Online Workshops for Artists

Artists go Online Another painter friend of mine Alan Kingwell lives in Cornwall. He has also turned to online courses to serve his students during the Corona virus lockdown. Students can look over Alan´s shoulder and listen to his explanations. … Continue reading

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How to paint an Ocean Wave – Video No.288

In this time lapse video Mark Waller explains the basic principles of how to paint an ocean wave in just over 16 minutes. The technique will work in oils and acrylics. Here is a link to his website. Hope you … Continue reading

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