Using the Sight-Size method, the artist draws the subject in the same size as he/she sees it, whereas, the comparative method allows the artist to make the subject smaller or bigger. Although it may be more difficult to get an accurate drawing, this method is much more flexible than the Sight-Size method. You can choose […]
Sight-size refers to a method in which artists position themselves and the easel in such a way that they can paint the subject in exactly the size that it appears in their sight. Sight Size Tutorial Sight-size refers to a method in which you position yourself and the easel in such a way that you can […]
Varnish was traditionally applied to protect paintings from dust, dirt, smoke, etc. The varnish provides a non-porous, protective layer that is removable for conservation purposes; it serves its aesthetic purpose whilst also providing protection. If you like our videos, then subscribe to our Youtube channel.
“I bless the rains down in Africa” Our teacher Ricky shows you how to paint one of the most famous inhabitants of Africa. Take a look at our post: “Sight-Size method”.
Skull in art tattoo: where does this timeless cult come from? Anatomy in art tattoo has a long tradition, especially the skull. A well-known skull is the classic one of the Jolly Roger, a skull with two crossed bones. This symbol was used by pirates ships in the 17th century. This is a modification of […]
Thanks to oil painting you can create amazing artworks Oil painting has many advantages over other materials such as acrylic. On this regard, you can take a look at our post: “Should I Use Acrylic or Oil Paint?”. In this article, we show you tips and tricks for oil painting. What makes oil painting so […]
3D effect – How to make it look real Today we´ll show you how to draw a 3D ball! Our teacher, Ricky Larsson, recorded himself while drawing a 3-dimensional sphere. We hope you´ll enjoy watching and drawing this 3D ball. For more tutorials, you can subscribe to our YouTube Channel. Do you want to learn […]
Painting a portrait in oil belongs to the most complex art disciplines and is also one of the funniest ones. The objective is to convey the expression and personality of a person. However, not just rendering the form, tonality, and color of the subject but also his/her feelings. Learning life painting is something which goes […]
Realistic oil painting is my passion! It is fascinating to look at an oil painting that is an imitation of nature. Whether it is a still life, or a portrait, or a landscape or an historical event, we like to look at it and to lose ourselves in the feelings that the painting awakens in […]
Cool beats, cool people and an exuberant mood! The best part? When everybody starts to throw the dry powdered paint in the air or to each other while the music plays on! Everyone is dancing and having fun when the countdown begins, and everyone gets ready to toss the colored powder into the air and […]