Category Archives: oil painting

using traditional oil paints or water mixable oils

How to tell a story in a portrait – Video No.260

In this 17 1/2 minute video Andrew Tischler shows us how to tell a story in a portrait painting. After a more than 1 minute introduction showing beautiful paintings and scenery Andrew explains how he goes about composing the portrait. … Continue reading

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NAROMA Art Club visits Museum

Our NAROMA Art Club went to visit a museum last weekend to take a look at a collection of Dutch landscape paintings. I had visited this museum last year and now managed to persuade our members to come and take … Continue reading

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How to paint a Rembrandt – Video No.258

In this 32 minute speed painting video Sergey Gusev shows us how he paints a Rembrandt. The portrait develops from a tone in tone underpainting to the near finished copy of a portrait by Rembrandt. Sergey uses English subtitles to … Continue reading

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How to compose a landscape painting – Video No.257

In this almost 28 minute video Jill Poyerd explains important design aspects of landscape painting. Jill manages to keep your interest during the whole time by using examples to stress the points she is making. Hope you like my choice … Continue reading

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Creativa Arts Fair 2018 Pictures

The photos below will give you an idea of our two booths at Creativa Arts Fair. They were positioned opposite each other offering a fair amount of space for us to display our paintings. We were able to assist one … Continue reading

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Creativa Arts Fair 2018 first Impressions

Creativa Arts Fair has been a wonderful experience for my friend Peter and I. Participating in Europe´s biggest art and crafts exhibition with our friend Herdin Radtke has been quite something. Below you will find some photographs of the show … Continue reading

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Setting up our Booths at Creativa Arts Fair 2018

My friend Peter Kempf and I have set up our booths at the Creativa Arts Fair in Germany today. We will now have to add our paintings and easels. Also our friend Herdin will be joining us to set up … Continue reading

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How not to worry about being self-taught – Video No.256

In this almost 8 minute video Eric Armusik tells us not to worry about being a self-taught artist. While Eric is sharing his advice you can watch him paint a portrait. Hope you like my choice of the day. If … Continue reading

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How to sell your art – Video No.255

In this almost 6 minute video Eric Armusik tells us about his experience of selling art online. While Eric is sharing his advice you can watch him paint a portrait. Hope you like my choice of the day. If you … Continue reading

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Hired a Booth at Creativa Arts Fair 2018

My friends Herdin Radtke, Peter Kempf and I will be manning a booth at the Creativa Arts Fair in Germany. Herdin will be painting with us and giving lectures on realism in modern art. Together we want to demonstrate that … Continue reading

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