Tag Archives: Acrylic paint

How to Paint Ocean Waves – Video No.239

Today I have chosen another painting exercise by Michael James Smith In this 18 minute time lapse and speed painting video he shows us how to paint ocean waves. It is a detailed realistic painting. It will work both with … Continue reading

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How to Paint Trees Part 2 – Video No.238

Today I have chosen part 2 of Michael James Smith´s 14 minute speed painting video on how to paint trees. If you want part 1 first, please click here. He creates a detailed realistic painting of trees on a river … Continue reading

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How to Paint Trees – Video No.224

Today I have chosen another 15 minute speed painting video by Michael James Smith. He creates a detailed realistic painting of trees on a river bank. Starting with an underpainting applied to a sketch he shows us how to add … Continue reading

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How to Paint a River Landscape – Video No.221

Today I have chosen a 15 minute speed painting video by Michael James Smith. He creates wonderfully detailed realistic paintings. Michael works in his studio with his father who is a well known painter himself. Watch how this landscape develops … Continue reading

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Top Tips – Paint Properties – Video No.220

Today Don Nederhand of Royal Talens tells us about the properties of artist´s paints. In this almost 15 minute video he explains the importance of the markings on the paint tubes. He demonstrates the difference between dyes and pigments, about … Continue reading

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Winter Mountains – Acrylic Painting

This acrylic on canvas size 12x16cm was painted from memory during my recent demonstration at a shopping centre. Please contact me via my contact page to enquire about the original or limited edition prints which are available in different sizes. … Continue reading

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Wave Meets Rocks – Acrylic Painting – goes to Amnesty International

The painting shows how a wave meets the rocks near the coast. This is my third work which I have submitted for Amnesty International´s annual auction which will take place in December. The painting is in acrylics on canvas size … Continue reading

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Storm Clouds – Acrylic Painting – goes to Amnesty International

The photo shows storm clouds over the ocean. The painting has gone to Amnesty International for their annual auction which will take place in December. They have been staging these auctions for the past 40 years to raise money for … Continue reading

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The Sea – Acrylic Painting – goes to Amnesty International

At long last I have found the time to get down to some serious painting again. These past few weeks have kept me busy preparing exhibitions and presentations. So I have not had much time to paint. The photo shows … Continue reading

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Haytor on Dartmoor – Acrylic Painting

I have painted the impressive rock formation of Haytor on Dartmoor several times over the years. It has not lost its appeal to me. There is always something new to discover. Depending on the season you will find heather and gorse … Continue reading

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