Why do you choose to be an artist — I’m asking specifically, why do you paint, or sculpt, or create in the style that you do, and why do you choose to address the subject matter that you focus on?
In other words, who, or what, influences you? … Continue readingBe Yourself
Learn to Paint Stormy Skies. Understand the shapes and characteristics and learn how to apply that in your painting. Join a Landscape Painting workshops, or learn from one of our online e-courses. … Continue readingHow to paint clouds
There are different styles of painting like abstract art, conceptual art, Hyperrealism, pop art, Futurism, Impressionism and so on. As artists you can focus on single styles or a combination of styles. … Continue readingPainting Styles
What is positive and Negative Space and why should we use it in Art?
Positive space refers to the main focus of a picture, while negative space refers to the background. When used creatively and intelligently, positive and negative space together can tell a story using visual composition alone. The negative space of a painting can often be more important than the positive space in creating a feeling.
… Continue readingNegative Space
Complementary Colors that are opposite each other on the colour wheel. They are pairs of colours based o different wavelengths.
Example: red and green
Example: Traffic lights are high contract complementaries and one secondary. The high contrast of complementary colours creates a vibrant look, especially when used at full saturation. … Continue readingGood Colour Combinations
Tips on Pricing your Painting. Look at your final price and compare it again with local prices. Is it realistic given the market and your reputation? You can always increase your prices next time. … Continue readingHow to price your work
Contemporary art encompasses many different art forms, from traditional media such as paintings and drawings to more recently developed approaches that use digital and time based media to create works that incorporate both sound and image … Continue readingHow to identify Art types