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Eye path in composition 

Having already learned how to create interesting positive and negative spaces in our work, as well as how to use line continuation to our advantage, it’s time to learn a bit about the eye path. 241 more words


Chinese brush gesture painting, Sarah 14.11.16

I decided to work alongside my students this week using large sheets of A1 newsprint and a rather impressively huge brush! These quick gestural paintings in ink are a way of encouraging movement and physicality in to painting.

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26 Killer Art Tips From Real Artists

By Nicole Tinkham and the Keeton’s Facebook fans

We’ve asked for our Facebook fan’s best art tips in the past (view them here) but the helpful tips we receive from talented and experienced artists is never ending and we just can’t get enough of what they have to say. 478 more words

Line continuation in composition

So I have talked about composition in my last two posts, so far you can read a general overview of composition as well as how the positive and negative balance of value can help create an interesting piece of art. 303 more words


Bible Stories from the Heart Website: Devotions/Coloring Pages/ Faith Art Tutorial Videos

I would LOVE for you all o check out my website and tell me what you think!!!!  :)


You will see many devotions/coloring pages/and videos in the “Weekly Blog” section… 15 more words

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Positive and negative balance in composition 

So in a previous post I introduced composition a bit. I consider it to be a vidal part of design as much as any other of the elements or principals. 356 more words


Is My Painting Ready to Sell?

It’s difficult when you’ve just finished a painting to take an objective view; you’ve just put all that hard work into it and you feel that you deserve for the painting to be finished. 407 more words