5 Effective Techniques For Creating A Focal Area In Your Art
A focal point in art is the main subject in your painting that you want your viewers to look at. It is what the painting is all about and what inspired you to create the painting. In this lesson you will learn 5 effective techniques for creating an effective focal area in your painting that will draw your viewers into it and keep them engaged. Go to this lesson to learn more.
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Tuscany Episode 2: Lerici Harbor, Gulf of Poets
Update: Thank you to everyone who voted for my painting in the January 2020 BoldBrush Painting Competition, to make it one of the FAV15% winners. In this video, I show some of the steps and process I used to make this plein air painting. Feel free to use the images to make your own painting of this scene. I've put some extra footage in for you to do your own compositions. Cat. No. 1286 Lerici Harbor, Italy - 40cm x 40cm - Oil on Canvas - 2019 For more information For more information on some…
Episode 7: Marrakesh, Jemaa El-Fna – 12.5cm x 25cm – Oil on Canvas
To paint loosely but still convey a feeling for your subject means you have to say a lot with just a few brushstrokes. Read my post for some tips on how to do this.
Cat. No. 1289 Vanishing Sunlight 1, Licciana Nardi Italy - 9in x 12in - Oil on Canvas
In this video, I’ll share with you some footage of the landscape I was painting so that you can see how I interpreted it. Plus a few tips for working plein air.
Cat. No. 1286 Lerici Harbor - 40cm x 40cm - Oil on Canvas
This is a plein air painting I did recently in Lerici Harbor in Tuscany, Italy. I created a short video showing how I painting this.
Cat. No. 1259 The Fountain Chianciano Terme, Italy
The fountain in a small village in Southern Tuscany. The Fountain Chianciano Terme, Italy – 30cm x 23cm – Oil on Board See my blog if you want to see some of the painting steps.