4 Easy Steps for Painting Realistic Tree Trunks - PaintPaintings.com
Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links, and we may receive a commission for any purchases made by you, at no additional cost to you. You can read our full disclaimer policy here. Today I wanted to spend a few minutes explaining how to paint a realistic tree trunk with a lot texture. In this post … 4 Easy Steps for Painting Realistic Tree Trunks Read More »
How to Catch the Light
I used to feel like I was always chasing the light instead of catching the light in my landscape paintings. That strong sense of light seemed to be just...
The Best Colours For Your Bedroom Are Not What You Think | Maria Killam | True Colour Expert
My guest poster today is Laurel Colins, a True Colour Expert from Nelson, B.C. Laurel uses the time-honoured principles of Feng Shui in all her colour consultations, and she's got some tips to share about the colours you definitely should (and definitely should NOT) use for your bedroom.
Top 10 Oil Painting Tips from Johannes Vloothuis
Award-winning painter and international art instructor, Johannes Vloothuis, shares 10 oil painting tips and tricks for better paintings.
Oil painting tips and techniques- cleaning brushes
In the previous post I wrote about avoiding the use of solvents that could be harmful to breathe. One area where I haven’t been able to avoid using these is in cleaning brushes. But I do have…
Best YouTube Channels for Learning to Paint
Tested & approved, hand-picked YouTube channels for learning to draw and paint. Drawing and painting top instructors, tips, techniques and art supply reviews. Online video tutorials for beginners and advanced painters.
How to Paint White Objects in Oil - Online Art Lessons
In this oil painting class we will paint white objects. During the class you will learn: 1. How to give life to your objects 2. How to paint realistic looking white objects 3. How to use the techniques to paint any white objects from teacups to snow. 4. And heaps more...
How to Paint Wrinkles in Oil - Online Art Lessons
In this portrait painting class we will paint wrinkles. During the class you will learn : 1) How to deal with the backgrounds in your portrait paintings as they can make or break a portrait. 2) How to the forehead, cheeks and chin. 3) How to paint wrinkles. 4) How to create depth in the face 5) and heaps more...
Out the front window
So there's a whole bunch of pretty cool stuff here I borrowed from some other bloggers... 😑 Me? I am just a man with a passion for creativity, eloquence, beauty, truth, patriotism, good food and Irish whiskey. Proud to be a Vietnam Veteran and a Colorado native. What you will find here is a very...