Tag Archives: Visual arts

Sold at 2018 Art Auction in Favour of Underprivileged Children

In September one of my works went on auction in favour of underprivileged children. My painting sold well above the reserve price. I was pleased to have been able  to donate the painting to help a good cause. The painting … Continue reading

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2018 Art Auction in Favour of Underprivileged Children

At the end of September one of my works will go on auction in favour of underprivileged children in a major city near my home town. My painting was accepted amid many others by several artists who have submitted a … Continue reading

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2017 Art Auction in Favour of Underprivileged Children

This October one of my works went on auction in favour of underprivileged children in a major city near my home town. My painting was accepted amid many others by several artists who have submitted a painting each. The number … Continue reading

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How to Paint a River – Video No.241

Today I have chosen another painting exercise by Geoff Kersey. In this 12 minute real time painting video he shows us how to paint a gently flowing river. It is a detailed realistic watercolour painting. It is one of many … Continue reading

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How to Paint Watercolour Trees – Video No.240

Today I have chosen a painting by Grant Fuller. In this 12 minute real time video he shows us how to paint trees in watercolour. Grant creates the atmosphere of a forest on the hills on a misty day. Hope … Continue reading

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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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Lifeboat Painting – Supporting RNLI

The RNLI is one of many worthy organisations deserving our support. This painting of a lifeboat is now for sale with the profits being donated to the RNLI. The painting is based on a photo by Martin Fish with kind permission of … Continue reading

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2016 Art Auction in Favour of Underprivileged Children

On the last Sunday of October one of my works went to an art auction intended to benefit underprivileged children in a major city near my home town. Dozens of works of art were sold with many artists having submitted … 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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