This is a special thank you from me Ann to all the Thomson family members and you the viewers. My time on this site has been magical for me. I have learned so much about art, life, love and laughter. When I first came to write on the site I […]
Throughout art as we know it, roses have been one of the most popular painting subjects used, next to the human form. They can be by themselves, such as a still life, or adorn the object, such as a lady holding a rose or in the background. From the time […]
An in depth documentary about the art of drawing. A truly superb insight into how artists actually draw pictures. There is lots of information about the techniques that are used. It is said that there is a connection with the unconscious mind that takes over and transfers information from mind […]
Top street artists present their work to the world on Nelson Street, Bristol. See No Evil is the UK’s most ambitious and diverse permanent street art project featuring some of the biggest names in the industry including New York based legendary artist Mark Bode, Nychos, Conor Harrington, and Bristol’s own […]
Art video tutorials constitute a broad category of videos intended to demonstrate the many and varied techniques required to accomplish different standards of art work. These range from simple beginners instruction in various media to highly advanced tutorials.
The benefit to the individual is the capability to easily access quality instruction at home from some of the most respected artists in the world. Respected not just for their own personal art work but also for their immense capability to both teach and more importantly…motivate those who wish to learn.
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It is easy to see why fashion designer Stefano Ricci, chose to use the pictures that Jack Vettriano had produced and used them for his clothing collection. Both men work in a similar way. Jack Vettriano, will choose his subject, the people he wants to appear in his pictures and […]
A look at the artist Robert Lyn Nelson and how he came to be the pioneer of the Modern Marine Art Movement Nelson first began drawing at the age of three. By the age of four he was considered a child prodigy and was already experimenting with the mixed media […]
This short but humorous little videos show us all how we can brighten up our day with this funny little breakfast man. As kids we were told to stop playing and messing about with our food and eat it. This video is exactly the opposite to that. More and more […]
This exhibit at Maison Française and The Italian Academy features seventy works of visual arts (paintings, drawings, photographs) about the Cambodian genocide under the Khmer Rouge, made by the great contemporary artists Vann Nath and Séra (both survivors of the genocide), as well as works by emerging artists who were […]
Don Mclean and Vincent Van Gogh. A Look at how these two artists found each other and became entwined together forever. Sometimes in life we don’t need to know a person inside out to understand what they are all about. It’s a knowing or a feeling that we have inside […]
A very beautiful drawing of a traditional graphite drawing of the endangered Panthera uncia (Snow Leopard) Here the artist draws the most amazing picture. From the very start as the picture starts to emerge it, grabs your attention, because it is so life like. The video has been sped up, […]
Maria Amaral, an Argentinian artist well known for her paintings of tango dancers. Two bodies interact, constantly coming together and breaking apart. A dance where movement, stillness and suspended time coexist. She might say to us: ‘I am Tango’ : it is a dance whose energy seems to run through the […]
A pencil drawing of the cute little button that was Shirley Temple. The actress, who rose to fame as a child star in 1930s classics such as Bright Eyes (famed for song “On The Good Ship Lollipop”), Heidi and Curly Top, passed away at her home in Woodside, California on […]
From childhood Josephine has had a passion for light and colour, fantasy and visual story telling. The life of a painter was clearly her destiny! Enchanting and detailed images flow freely from her imagination in an endless cascade of ideas that create the art that is known as fantasy art. […]
Rosalind Franklin, was the scientist who made the first clear X-ray images of the structure of DNA. Artists Wyllie O Hagan discovered Franklin’s work on DNA whilst working in an Artist Residency in a Cancer Research UK laboratory in London Franklin’s X-ray picture ‘Photo 51′ informed Crick and Watson of […]