It is no secret, I love the impressionist movement. But how exactly do you paint in an impressionist style? Many artists seem to use it as an excuse to paint sloppy (see my post here). But really, impressionism is just a relaxed form of realism in my opinion. Accuracy is still extremely important in impressionism. In this post, we will run through some tips to help you paint like an impressionist. #painting #color #drawpaintacademy
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). So here are 7 tips for the self taught artist.
Roses are one of the most popular flowers, but not as easy to paint. In this class you will learn the secrets used by the top professionals to paint realistic roses. Learn how to make the rose petals look soft and dainty. How to create depth in the flower so that it looks like you can reach out and grab it. Learn how to ensure the background doesn't compete with the flower and; The the four secrets you need to do in order to make the rose look real