Painting tip of the day: A focal point is very important to any painting. It is usually the brightest, lightest area of a painting that draws the eye and first captures the attention of the viewer. It is what sparks interest in the painting.Where is it? You decide!...
Did you know?* To make a color less intense add the color on the opposite side of the color wheel.* To make a color lighter, add white or yellow or both,* To make a color darker, add blue or brown or both.I guess that was 3 tips! If you don't already have one I...
Did you know?* To make a color less intense add the color on the opposite side of the color wheel.* To make a color lighter, add white or yellow or both,* To make a color darker, add blue or brown or both.I guess that was 3 tips!
This is a video I did of my painting I call Deep Forest Falls. Just a quick video of my process. I've included a link to the pattern if you want to try it. The challenge here is to create the various shades of green.
Color temperature is something that a lot of artists have trouble figuring out. Basically it is talking about how light is affected by the time of day, or the color of the light in a room. Painting is all about the effect of light on an object...or it should be. The...
I saw this photo on a free reference photo Facebook group and just had to paint it. Love to paint trains!
This is a full length video tutorial on how to paint this cute holiday bear and tree. Includes downloadable instructions and pattern.
This is a full length video with step by step instruction on how to oil paint this copper pot and beautiful hydrangeas. It includes downloadable instructions and pattern.
Learn to paint this old truck and red barn step by step.
Learn to oil paint this old red truck and barn, step by step. Complete with downloadable instructions, photos and pattern.
Step by step process of oil painting from a photo.