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Recap, Regroup, Restart

Coming to the end of another year, it’s about that time again for reflection. I hope it has been an eventful and productive year, Creatives. Personally it’s been the best year yet in my own art-life. 923 more words

Artist Motivation

How to Paint a Finch in Oils: Stages 4, 5 & 6

Today, I’ll share the next steps in creating a finch paintingĀ in oils.

I now start adding more darks and lights to the background, defining the branches and the snow behind the bird. 239 more words

Oil Painting

How to Paint a Finch with Oil Paints: Steps 1, 2 and 3

I decided to break down how I approach painting birds, to help others who enjoy painting wildlife.

Above is my very favorite part of painting: taking a blank white canvas, and priming it with the background colors. 268 more words

Oil Painting

Land and Seascapes

Continuing to learn acrylic painting – this week I worked up sketches from summer sketches on my travels to Cornwall and Devon and local walks around Cambridge.

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