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25 Creative Ideas for Starving Artists

Try painting the subject you are looking at upside down Swap light colours for dark and vice versa Paint with a fork instead of a palette knife Reverse the chord sequence of a song you like.  It is a new … Continue reading

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What Colour Is Snow?

As children, we grow up believing that snow is white.  Of course it’s white.  Everybody knows that.  However, when we learn to paint, our childhood knowledge can actually deceive us.  If we set off to paint snow armed with only … Continue reading

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Rembrandtology

Yesterday, I was at Kenwood House in Highgate (in London) and had the opportunity to see a self portrait of Rembrandt, painted in his older age, from close quarters.  The canvas is large.  According to the Internet, it measures 114.3cm … Continue reading

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