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How to Compose a Painting – Video No.279

In this oil painting video Andrew Tischler tells us how to compose a painting. The 23 minute demonstration employes digital means to prepare for a conventional painting. The principle can also be applied to acrylics, watercolour, or pastels. You can … 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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Composition – A Painter´s Guide

John Kay a writer, lecturer and former art teacher has invited me to present his online books to you. Today I am happy to present his 40 page book on composition which I am sure will make very interesting reading.

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How to Layer Paint – Art Tuition Video No.166

In this almost 9 minute real-time painting video Bob Davies shows us how to layer paint to arrive at a good painting. Bob starts with the tonal values of the composition explaining how to add layer upon layer to create … Continue reading

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