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Oil Painting Demonstration – Black Clydesdale – Classical Method

About the Artist Carrie L. Lewis has been drawing and painting for over 35 years. Her interest in art began very early, with parents providing crayons and paper. She sold her first horse portrait at the age of seventeen and has been painting beautifully detailed portraits of horses for clients all over the United States ever since. Her oil painting technique draws from the work Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675) and William Bouguereau (1825-1905). In addition to borrowing their techniques, she uses as many classical materials as possible, including best possible oil paints. Carrie also works … [Read More...]

Featured Painting Lessons

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Oil Painting Demonstration – Black Clydesdale – Classical Method

About the Artist Carrie L. Lewis has been drawing and painting for over 35 years. Her interest in art began very early, with parents providing crayons and paper. She sold her first horse portrait at the age of seventeen and has been painting beautifully detailed portraits of horses for clients all over the United States […]

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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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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.

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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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