Category Archives: painting

Devon Art Society Summer Exhibition 2018

From June 30 through July 15 I will be participating in the Devon Art Society´s summer exhibition in Babbacombe near Torquay. I have submitted two new paintings. They will be on show together with hundreds of paintings by fellow members. … Continue reading

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One Day Exhibition at a Castle

This Sunday I´ll be representing our NAROMA Art Society at a festival at Styrum Castle in Germany. I will be painting and presenting my work for sale in the Baroque gardens. The photographs show me at my easel and my … Continue reading

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How to paint a hole in the palm of your hand – Video No.263

In this video Jonathan Harris shows us how you can make it look like there is a hole in the palm of your hand. The time lapse video takes less than 2 minutes to demonstrate the creation of this optical illusion. … Continue reading

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Painting at the Koekkoek Museum in Cleves

On Sunday July 1 my friend Peter Kempf and I will be giving another presentation at the Koekkoek Museum in Cleves. This is the third year for us to have been invited to exhibit our works inspired by the Prince … Continue reading

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In the Park – Acrylic Painting

The photographs on the left will  demonstrate how I developed a composition from reference photographs. The first picture shows the building of the second photo hidden by trees. The second picture gives us an impression of the building which I … Continue reading

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How to Paint Soap Bubbles – Art Tuition Video No.262

Today´s artist Herdin Radtke shows us how to paint soab bubbles. He uses simple tools to put the circles onto the support. The 4 1/2 minute speed painting video is easy to follow even without words. Hope you enjoy my … Continue reading

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Still Life Series – Chess Game

This still life painting shows chess figures at the end of the game. A clock in the background makes you think about how long it might have taken to play the game. A curtain adds further interest and perhaps underlines … Continue reading

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How to make a letter sink into the paper in 3D – Video No.261

In this video Jonathan Harris shows us how to draw the letter “A” so that it appears to sink into the paper. The time lapse video takes about 4 1/2 minutes to demonstrate the creation of this optical illusion. There aren´t … Continue reading

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Landscape after by B.C.Koekkoek – Acrylic Painting

Here is another painting created in preparation for my next exhibition at the Koekkoek Museum in Cleves. It is based on a work by the 19th century Dutch painter B.C.Koekkoek. Learning how to paint impressive beech trees and the depth … Continue reading

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Quintin Davies – Featured Artist

Quintin Davies was born in Colchester, Essex, and has spent much of his early life around the Dedham Vale ‘Constable Country’. Having been discouraged from pursuing a career in art he studied Geology at Leicester University, a Masters in sedimentology … Continue reading

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