Bistre, Grisaille and Verdaccio are all techniques that were used by the Old Masters like Titian, Rembrandt,, Caravaggio and other to create a traditional under painting. … Continue readingWhat is Under painting and the difference between Bistre, Grisaille and Verdaccio
Autumn Collective LifeART Exhibition 31 May : This show by emerging local Durbanville Artists will include Impressionistic Landscapes by Marjory Lee, modern and contemporary Pop Art Portraits of well known musicians like Elton John, Lady Gaga and more by Tersia Bester, Surrealistic Dream Scapes of the Mind by John Kiley, traditional Still Lives in the style of the Old Masters by Gloria Owen and Seascapes by Laura de Bravo. … Continue readingAutumn Collective Art Exhibition
PORTRAIT PAINTING FOR DUMMIES…for those who want to start painting immediately. Designed to introduce students to oil and acrylic painting methods, this comprehensive workshop will provide a framework in structural drawing, compositional strategies, color theory, and paint application.
In oil painting, the simplest form of a glaze is a thin, oily, transparent layer of paint spread over the top of an opaque passage that has been given some time to dry. Light travels through the glaze and is reflected back off of the opaque layer below. … Continue readingWhat is a Glaze and the top 10 best-selling subjects for paintings