Tag Archives: Paint

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

Posted in Drawings, howto, painting, video | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to tell a story in a portrait – Video No.260

In this 17 1/2 minute video Andrew Tischler shows us how to tell a story in a portrait painting. After a more than 1 minute introduction showing beautiful paintings and scenery Andrew explains how he goes about composing the portrait. … Continue reading

Posted in howto, oil painting, painting, video | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to draw a Portrait – Video No.259

In these two speed painting videos Davide Zezza shows us how to draw a portrait in coloured pencil. The portrait starts with a line drawing to which Davide adds layer upon layer of different tones to create a 3D image. … Continue reading

Posted in Drawings, howto, painting, video | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to paint a Rembrandt – Video No.258

In this 32 minute speed painting video Sergey Gusev shows us how he paints a Rembrandt. The portrait develops from a tone in tone underpainting to the near finished copy of a portrait by Rembrandt. Sergey uses English subtitles to … Continue reading

Posted in howto, oil painting, painting, video | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How not to worry about being self-taught – Video No.256

In this almost 8 minute video Eric Armusik tells us not to worry about being a self-taught artist. While Eric is sharing his advice you can watch him paint a portrait. Hope you like my choice of the day. If … Continue reading

Posted in howto, oil painting, painting, video | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How to sell your art – Video No.255

In this almost 6 minute video Eric Armusik tells us about his experience of selling art online. While Eric is sharing his advice you can watch him paint a portrait. Hope you like my choice of the day. If you … Continue reading

Posted in howto, oil painting, painting, video | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How to employ glazing – Video No.254

In this 27 minute speed painting video Florent Farges explains how you can employ glazing to enhance the effects in your paintings. Starting with some basic information on how the eye reacts to glazed surfaces he goes on to demonstrate … Continue reading

Posted in howto, oil painting, painting, video | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to use water mixable oils – Video No.253

Water mixable oils are the answer to your worries about using solvents and also help you avoid the smells of turps. In this 23 minute video Will Kemp shows us how well they work. In his simple painting demonstration Will … Continue reading

Posted in howto, oil painting, painting, video | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Computer paints a Rembrandt – Video No.252

This 4 1/2 minute video tells the story behind a project to bring back the expertise of a Rembrandt using computer technology to paint a portrait. Hope you like my choice of the day. If you want to contact me … Continue reading

Posted in oil painting, painting, video | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

How to make a letter float in 3D – Video No.251

Pin Koro shows us how to draw a letter so that it appears to float in 3D. The time lapse video takes less than 3 minutes to demonstrate the creation of this optical illusion. There aren´t any explanations just listen … Continue reading

Posted in Drawings, howto, painting, video | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment