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How to compose a landscape painting – Video No.236

This 28 minute video by Andrew Tischler shows us how to compose a landscape painting. Andrew takes us to beautiful New Zealand. He uses pencil sketches to decide on the composition based on real life footage of the scenery. He … Continue reading

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How to improve your watercolour paintings – Video No.235

In this 13 minute video Angela Fehr shows you how to improve your watercolours. Angela demonstrates and talks about 6 common mistakes and how to fix them. Hope you like my choice of the day. If you want to contact … Continue reading

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How to paint a still life with pears – Video No.234

In this less than 5 minute time lapse speed painting video Jos van Riswick shows you how to paint a still life with pears, a silk cloth and a glass of wine. The technique will work both for oils and … Continue reading

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How to paint watercolour rocks – Video No.233

This almost 14 minute time lapse speed painting video will show you how to paint watercolour rocks. After a one minute introduction Steve Mitchell explains how you can achieve the desired effects. Hope you like my choice of the day. … Continue reading

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How to glue watercolour paper to a board – Video No.232

This 2 minute video will show you how to glue watercolour paper to a board. I have used a similar method using wallpaper glue and 40 years later that panel is still intact. However I did not paint on it … Continue reading

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How to use contrast and value – Video No.231

Today I have chosen a 12 minute video showing you how to increase contrast and value in a picture to improve its quality. The demonstration uses real-time sequences to explain how it works. The ART Tutor channel offers some great … Continue reading

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Great Seascape Painting – Video No.230

Today I have chosen an almost 15 minute video showing Andrew Tischler painting a seascape. The 1 1/2 minute introduction shows footage of wonderful landscapes before Andrew starts work on his painting. Speed painting and time-lapse sequences are interjected with … Continue reading

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Watercolour Seascape – Video No.229

Today I have chosen a 9 1/2 minute video showing Grant Fuller painting a seascape in watercolour. Grant explains his actions as the painting progresses. If you want to learn more about Grant Fuller, please click here for his personal … Continue reading

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Reproducing a van Aelst Still Life – Video No.228

Today I have chosen a 4 1/2 minute video showing the process of reproducing a still life. The 17th century original by van Aelst emerges in beautifully fresh colours. The Dutch painter Willem van Aelst was employed at the Medici … Continue reading

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Introducing Renato Muccillo – Video No.227

Today I have chosen this 10 minute introduction into the work of Renato Muccillo who has developed a wonderfully refreshing and new approach to landscape painting. His almost photorealistic oil paintings do not present nature the way a photograph would … Continue reading

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