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  • Cowboy Still Life by K Henderson

    Cowboy Still Life , 36 x 36, oil on canvas What cowboy wouldn't want a fancy pair of boots, a nice set of spurs and a six shooter? Inquire See more of my Western Art and American Indian paintings on My Website www.khenderson.com
    Posted to Member Gallery by K. Henderson on 18 Dec 2014
    Filed under: still life, Oil painting, western art, K Henderson, american Indian pottery, cowboy boot, spurs, sixshooter
  • Creating Light by Alternating Warm and Cool Color

    My new book, Universal Principles of Art , presents one hundred chapters, each dealing with a single idea about making art. As well as laying out these concepts in simple, jargon-free English, the book provides roadmaps for their use in the practical business of making art. The chapter, Color as Light...
    Posted to The Artist's Life by John Parks on 17 Dec 2014
    Filed under: Oil Painting, Art
  • Why Collect Art?

    Children on the Seashore by Joaquin Sorolla, oil on canvas, 1903 . I was once again reading through my copy of the catalog for the 1989 exhibition, The Painter Joaquin Sorolla , and came across this 1933 quote by John Paul Getty in an article called Creative Collecting . Ever the opportunist, Getty had...
    Posted to The Artist's Life by johnandann@theartistsroad on 15 Dec 2014
    Filed under: Oil Painting, Art
  • How to Get the Most Out of a Painting Workshop

    I don't get to attend as many oil painting art workshops as I would like, so when the opportunity to participate in one does present itself, I really want to get the most out of my time there. Here are a few of my own "warm-up to workshop" guidelines that I use in preparation for any oil...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 14 Dec 2014
    Filed under: How To Paint, watercolor painting, Oil Painting, Pastel, Drawing Basics, Art
  • Wild But True: I Want to Paint Light

    Lee's Ranch - Sunny Day by Camille Przewodek, 9 x 12, oil on canvas. Even now it sounds like a beautiful, incredible, impossible thing to accomplish. I mean, paint light ? It seemed like magic to me at first. And I didn't understand what it all entailed. That changed after I began studying Camille...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 9 Dec 2014
    Filed under: plein air, How To Paint, landscape painting, Oil Painting
  • I Need a GPS for Drawing Faces

    In Janvier Rollande's drawing, Sage (detail; pencil drawing, 2006, 17 1/4 x 12 3/4), the area from the child's eyebrows to the base of her nose is the smallest of the three "segments" of the face. Drawing a face is a little like reading a map. And no, not the cool Indiana Jones map...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 7 Dec 2014
    Filed under: Drawing, how to draw, pencil drawing, Oil Painting, How to Draw People, Drawing Basics, Art, colored pencil
  • Re: mixing sky color

    The best way to mix colors is to experiment. Often there are ways to create shades of colors that you wouldn't really have straight out of the tube. Think of greys, oranges, purples and pinks, think of sunsets or sunrises and different times of the day in the sky as you see it. Try mixing paints...
    Posted to Art Technical Q & A by Wayne Tully on 28 Nov 2014
  • First EVER Oil Painting

    I started doing some drawing and sketching 2 years ago, I never realized I had any artistic ability before but when I tried I loved it and my passion for art began. My grandma is an amazing artist, she mainly uses oils, so this year I spent two weeks with her and she taught me the basics of oil painting...
    Posted to Oil by elysian__ on 17 Sep 2014
  • Critique requested, !st oil painting

    Hello, This is my first oil painting and I was hoping to get some inputs. Thanks :)
    Posted to Oil by Sankalita on 15 Sep 2014
  • My New Oil Painting - Please Critique

    This is a new painting I finished recently. I love oil painting and I do it as a hobby. Please kindly critique anything that can improve my painting skill next time. Thank you very much!
    Posted to Oil by Sharon.Qin on 6 Sep 2014
  • Hello All, Newbie Here :-)

    Hello everyone, my story is similar to so many others on this forum. I have been painting for a few months, self taught. Painting was always something I wanted to try and I love to stare at Renoir, Monet and Van Gogh. Prints of their work litter the walls of my home. I always thought that only an artist...
    Posted to Beginners by beccavick on 4 Sep 2014
  • And Your Little Dog, Too! by K Henderson

    And Your Little Dog, Too , 28 x 22, oil on linen Ok, so I'm a little late with this Halloween themed painting but I prefer to think that I'm early for next year. The title of the painting comes from the line in the Wizard of Oz " I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too!"...
    Posted to Member Gallery by K. Henderson Fine Art on 10 Nov 2013
    Filed under: realism, Oil painting, k. henderson, art for sale, wizard of oz, trompe l'oeil, Hollywood Witch, witch, Wicca, vintage movie
  • Best Friends

    Oil on canvas painted with palette knives 2013, 100X100 cm I wanted to achieve a pastel-like impression by using "creamy colors". Comments are appreciated. It is advisable to view this painting under "View Full Size" in order to capture the 3D-like texture. Any ideas for another title...
    Posted to Member Gallery by Abraham Fisher on 27 Jul 2013
    Filed under: oil, Oil painting, palette knife, oil on canvas, original oil painting, Oil Painting Impressionist, oil on canvas technique, Abraham Fisher, painting knife
  • ‎"You Have a Point There"

    Oil colors on canvas done with painting (or palette) knives, 2012, 100x100 cm . It is advisable to view this painting under "View Full Size" in order to capture the 3D-like texture. The digital photo is taken outside around 10:30 am on a cloudy day. I may reload the painting under different...
    Posted to Member Gallery by Abraham Fisher on 17 Mar 2012
    Filed under: oil, Oil painting, palette knife, original oil painting, Oil Painting Impressionist, oil on canvas technique, Abraham Fisher, painting knife
  • Bear Talisman is oil on canvas, 40" x 30".

    Bear Talisman is oil on canvas, 40" x 30".The painting is a plains Indian wearing eagle feathers and a beaded shirt He hold a shield on which is painted a bear. There is also a beaded talisman with a bear claw. The talisman is said to give the shield bearer the attributes of The Bear : Strength...
    Posted to Member Gallery by K. Henderson Fine Art on 20 Jul 2009
    Filed under: art, Oil painting, Native American, fine art, art for sale, bear, warrior, american indian, eyes, plains Indian, eagle feather, southwest
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