In this interview, Darin from R&F Handmade Paints shows us how to use oil paint in a rather unconventional with the so-called “pigment stick”. Take a look!
In this video, we are going to talk about Fleur colors.
In this video, we present you the company Kremer pigments. Among other things, CEO David Kremer and our teacher Ricky are going to show you how to make oil paint by yourself, because that’s easier than you think!
We are today at the Creativeworld 2017 in Frankfurt with our camera team. This is the biggest and most impressive fair for art supplies. We collected impressions and conducted interviews for you. Among our respondents, there were well-known manufacturers and brands such as Winsor & Newton, Kremer Pigments, Golden, Fleur and many more. We wanted […]
“I bless the rains down in Africa” Our teacher Ricky shows you how to paint one of the most famous inhabitants of Africa. Take a look at our post: “Sight-Size method”.
A passionate and controversial debate in art is the question of what art actually is. Since the field of art is huge, we only want to take into consideration painting in this article. Is art – or more precisely painting – a craft that has to be mastered? The following question may be: Can you […]
Practical tricks with which you can work better Oil painting is one of the most popular painting techniques and is regarded by many artists as a supreme discipline. No wonder, because the oil paint (usually linseed oil) has some tricky properties that beginners have to learn properly. That´s why many amateur painters shy away from […]
That´s how many great artists used to paint For connoisseurs of the art scene, it is a perfectly normal fact, but for many, who don´t work in the field, it often sounds surprising: The works of many great artists – old as well as contemporary – often are not fruits of their labor. On the […]
And what exactly are photo-realism and three-dimensional painting? Some terms in art often cause confusion and are sometimes used interchangeably. However, they are not the same thing. What, for example, is the difference between realism and naturalism? We are going to explain it to you: Do you want to learn realistic painting & oil painting, […]
Drawing with the help of projectors, printers etc. Many people are totally astonished and impressed when they see a photo-realistic painting, that is, a picture that looks like a photograph but is actually painted. To make a picture look so realistic, there are many different approaches. Several methods and “tricks” come into play, and they […]