Free online Art Lessons and Video Tutorials

LifeART School is now also offering FREE online Art Lessons and Video Tutorials. Tutorials are available on: Basic Drawing Techniques Art Techniques for Dummies Portrait Painting for Dummies How to be good with Colour Basic Composition for Dummies Abstract Art Tips for Dummies Monoprints for Dummies Video Tutorials
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Does Drawing Matter in a Loose Painting? by Kim VanDerHoek

When teaching I've been asked if a painter can hide the fact that they can't draw, if they paint really loosely. Immediately an image of a magician doing a card trick pops into my head as I imagine how a painter might employ that same type of visual slight of hand. The student asking the question is usually disappointed with my answer and they then proceed to try to prove me w...
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How to draw what you see drawing workshop

Three day drawing workshop on how to draw and observe accurately. Amazing results after only 2 hours!   How do we learn to see? The brain has the amazing capacity to store items in an orderly fashion. One can almost say that it has a filing system with A for apple, B for banana, C for cat etc. When we draw an item the brain goes look for the storage file of when it f...
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DRAWING WORKSHOP: Learn to draw ANYTHING in only THREE days, from tins to the human figure…from 23-25 February in Durbanville

Learn to draw ANYTHING in only THREE days, from tins to the human figure...from 23-25 February in Durbanville The Language of Drawing ANYTHING! Have you always wanted to draw but don't know where to start? If you answered yes, this class is for you, whether you have never drawn before, or your skills are a little rusty What we see is most frequently determined by what we...
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