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How to Paint Like Leonardo da Vinci

da Vinci’s Painting Technique Throughout his years (1452-1519), Leonardo da Vinci employed a variety of techniques from painting on a dry stone wall to using wet plaster depending on the work surface he was commissioned to paint. 14 more words

Appreciating Art

back to the easel

After teaching kids how to draw and paint this summer, I am back in the studio. I demo’d how to draw Spidey about 100 times! I got them started by teaching them how to draw everything from “Hockey” (she meant Hawkeye),  Rapunzel, and my favorite, the Flying Uni-Panda (this is a thing now) . 62 more words

Weekly Painting

Elements of painting with crayons

Dedication: To His Grace the Duke of Chandos. With vignette showing his coat of arms, engraved by Faden.

  • Author: Russell, John, 1745-1806.
  • Title: Elements of painting with crayons / by John Russel, Associate of the Royal Academy.
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Books & Printed Texts

Painting on Felt

Ever tried painting on Felt? In an attempt to add a bit of colour to a plushie’s face, I decided to do so. I knew deep down that painting fabric, like calico, would be easier but I had to try. 383 more words

Miskit a Liquid Frisket

Hi all y’all!

I am trying my hand at a video. My weakest area in vlogging is setting up the camera (my phone). I have little patience for some things. 228 more words

The Journey and Process in Life and Painting

I paint because I’m in love with my subject and I am delighted by the process of applying colour to a blank surface.

In the book… 746 more words

Flora Doehler