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Still Life Series – 4th Acrylic Painting

This painting belongs to my new series of still lifes. It is 15x10cm in acrylics on wood. It shows a red apple with crumbled brown paper. There are many off the shelf frames to choose from for these standard measurements. … Continue reading

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Still Life Series – 3rd Acrylic Painting

This one belongs to my new series of still life paintings. It is 15x10cm in acrylics on wood. It shows a glass of wine with grapes and cheese resting on a table with a white cloth. There are many off … Continue reading

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Still Life Series – 2nd Acrylic Painting

As mentioned in a previous post I have started a series of still life paintings. I have taken objects from copyright-free images I found on the web and arranged them into still life settings. Here is another painting from the … Continue reading

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Still Life Series – Acrylic Painting

After numerous landscape paintings I wanted to try something new. I decided to embark on a series of still life paintings. In order to arrive at some attractive compositions I had two choices either I would have to go out … Continue reading

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How to paint a Glass Bowl and Cherries – Video No.243

This watercolour still life painting is by Soon Warren. In this 8 1/2 minute time lapse video Soon explains the various steps that lead to this vibrant realistic painting of a glass bowl with cherries. More of my own paintings … Continue reading

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How to paint a Glass and Lemon – Video No.242

Today I have chosen a still life painting in coloured pencils. Watch how the scene showing a plate, a lemon, a spoon and a glass of water develops in this speed painting video in just 3 minutes. More of my … Continue reading

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Reproducing a van Aelst Still Life – Video No.228

Today I have chosen a 4 1/2 minute video showing the process of reproducing a still life. The 17th century original by van Aelst emerges in beautifully fresh colours. The Dutch painter Willem van Aelst was employed at the Medici … Continue reading

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New Seascapes – Gallery Update

Preparing for my exhibition with the Devon Art Society I have created a couple of new seascape paintings. My website has been updated accordingly. One of the new paintings shows a tall ship cruising near the coast with the sun … Continue reading

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How to Paint with Pastels – Art Tuition Video No.217

Here is demo video by Serge Feeleenger who shows you how to paint with pastels. After a brief introduction this almost 6 minute time-lapse video is just amazing. Instead of drawing with his pastels Serge scapes the pigments off the … Continue reading

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Devon Art Society Spring Exhibition 2016

At the end of April the Devon Art Society´s spring exhibition will open at St. Annes Hall, Babbacombe Rd, Babbacombe. It will run from Sat 30 April through Sun 15 May. I will be submitting some of my works very … Continue reading

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