Category Archives: painting

Koekkoek House Exhibition in Cleves, Germany

On May 28 there will be an exhibition and demonstration of the old master´s techniques at the Koekkoek House in Cleves. Similar to last year´s event the Koekkoek artist Peter Kempf and myself will be painting at the museum envisaging … Continue reading

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Witten House – Acrylic Painting

The painting shows an ancient ruins which has been converted to become a community centre in Dagenham´s twin town of Witten in Germany. This famous building is the venue for numerous different events. It acts as a concert hall, a … Continue reading

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Valence House Exhibition

The invitations to the grand opening of my exhibition at Valence House Museum in Greater London have been posted. Yesterday I received the good news that the Mayor of Barking & Dagenham, Councillor Eileen S Keller will honour us with … Continue reading

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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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First of Five Exhibitions starts this week

After my successful demonstration at a local shopping centre in April I am now looking forward to the first of five exhibitions lined up for April and May. This one is with the Torbay Guild of Artists and is being … Continue reading

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Five Exhibitions this April and May

After my demonstration at a local shopping centre in April I have got five exhibitions lined up for April and May. The first one will be with the Torbay Guild of Artists to be staged at Torre Abbey in Torquay, … Continue reading

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Painting at a Shopping Centre before Easter

It has now become a tradition for me to exhibit and paint at our local shopping centre. It is a two-day event in my annual diary for the weeks running up to both Easter and Christmas. The photos show my … 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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Berger Memorial – Acrylic Painting

The painting shows the Berger Memorial which has been erected in honour of a 19th century industrialist and parliamentarian. It is situated in Dagenham´s twin town of Witten in Germany. The painting in acrylics on wood size 30x40cm shows the … 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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