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Acrylic River and Trees Landscape Painting Demonstration

By Artist Karen Ilari Learn to paint Beautiful Landscapes in the most forgiving medium - acrylic paints! These step by step painting demo videos will show you how to paint your own visions of nature's beauty - and have fun too! Acrylics are easy to use, no toxic odors so you can use them in your home, even on your kitchen table! They clean up easily with soap and water, and dry quickly - no kitty footprints, or little handprints in wet paint! Learn to mix colors, choose reference photos and adapt them to your vision. Whether you are starting from the beginning, or have become … [Read More...]

Featured Painting Lessons

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“Autumn Field” – An Oil Painting Demonstration

Artist Bio After moving to the US as a teenager, Jane Hunt studied illustration at the Cleveland Institute of Art. She continued her art education by experiencing art communities in France, England, Indonesia and China while studying various painting techniques. The award-winning painter now resides in Colorado, where she continues to be awed and inspired […]

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The Red Boat – Oil Painting Demonstration

In all my painting lesson videos I try to teach specific information about different aspects of painting. So much so that you might think I’m all work and no play, so in this video I simply wanted to show you what fun I have painting sometimes.

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Oil Portrait Demonstration

Alan’s passion for painting has made him venture further in the field of fine arts exploring various methods of oil painting inspired by the palettes of Frank Reilly and Daniel E. Greene. He has been fortunate to attend Daniel’s Greene’s oil portrait demo/classes held in his North Salem, NY studio and considers Daniel’s work and teachings a major influence in his paintings.

Featured Drawing Lessons

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How to Draw Water in Pencil

Our water landscape possibilities are endless. But without the tools to understand how to draw water, we become overwhelmed as to the task of how we’re suppose to draw it!! All those ripples, waves, reflections….oh my!! So we put our favorite scenes away, hoping to be braver another day. Does that sound familiar?

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How to Draw Trees with Pencil

Trees. In almost all landscapes, they play an integral part in the scene. How the trees, grass and foliage are represented in a drawing have a direct impact on the entire mood and success of the drawing. Trees are also one of the most complex and intimidating subject matter to draw.

Artist Spotlight

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Artist Spotlight – Charles Van Horn

Artist Name: Charles Van Horn Location: New York Website: www.chuckvanhorn.com Title of Artwork: Fishermen of Kerala Medium: Watercolor Size of Artwork: 22” X 30” Describe this Piece: Fishermen from Kerala fighting the surf to get beyond the breakwaters to drop their nets (Click Image for Larger View)

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Artist Spotlight – Ralph Serpe

Artist Name:  Ralph Serpe Title of Artwork:  Untitled Dimensions of Artwork:  20×23 Support:  Cardboard Medium:  Acrylic and Charcoal (Click image for larger view)  

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Artist Spotlight – Sandy

Name: Sandy Location: Las Vegas, NV Website: http://2-sanda-stone.artistwebsites.com/ Title of Artwork: Green Door Medium: Watercolor Size: 11×15 Describe this Piece: A worn door, peeling green paint with rusty lock and keys Click Image to Enlarge

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