7 Tips For The Self Taught Artist
Not many of us have the luxury of going to a top art school and learning how to draw and paint in person. If you are like me and do not have this luxury, then you have the added challenge of being a self-taught artist (as if learning art was not hard enough). There is nothing glamorous about being a self-taught artist. In a perfect world, I would love to be taught by some of the great masters of drawing and painting at a top school. On the flip side however, I would prefer to be a…
Oil Painting Tutorial For Beginners – Overcast Day In Bali
I recently put the finishing touches on a painting I did based on a photo from Bali. Here is a step by step oil painting tutorial for that painting.
Oil Paint Brand Reviews
Oil Paint Reviews & Advice by Jeff Chester 1. Use ONLY linseed and walnut oils! (non-yellowing poppy is more prone to cracking!) N.B. ZINC white can cause cracked paint layers!Top ranked are Blue Ridge Artist Colors made by Eric Silver, NC; Gamblin,Williamsburg Handmade (for earth tones); Rembrandt, and Winsor & Newton.