Successful drawing is essentially about confidence, perseverance and developing skills, all of which are greatly influenced by your attitude to what you produce. I meet lots of people who can draw, but they under-estimate their abilities and seem to be dismissive of their work, or they lack the confidence ...
4, April 2011admin
Although I have used acrylic a lot over the past few years I have recently gone back to using oils, I had forgotten just how wonderful they are. It is not just the smell, but somehow the creamy mixture of the paint is more satisfying than acrylics. Yet, I do ...
24, November 2010admin
Too many people begin a painting by simply getting hold of a photograph, drawing it carefully on paper or canvas and than painting it. Whilst this can work successfully, it is a very limited approach. By using the following method, it is more time consuming, you will create much more interesting ...
27, September 2010admin
It is very useful to know whether a colour is warm or cool when mixing paint. There are a number of ways of working out this out. Firstly, these days manufacturers of artist quality paint will often label colours red shade, green or blue shade eg: ...
23, August 2010admin