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How To Get A Really Great Masterpiece

16th July 2012
As an art lover, it is difficult for them to make preliminary decision. A safe bet is the oil painting because of its tendency towards realistic subjects and its long, healthy shelf life. The truly amazing painters and also the artists from the past mad... Read >
Author: nicolehao

Abstract Art In Form of Free Imaginazation

16th July 2012
If you hear the name of Vincent van Gogh, you may think of his eminent painting. For borned in late 19th century painters, there is something in common that their painting stand for an abstract art. Abstract artists relied on complex geometrical shapes ... Read >
Author: nicolehao

Oil Painting Waterfalls

06th January 2012
Landscape paintings can often be enhanced by adding some falling water. Water falling over a cliff or precipice, etc., can add quite a dramatic element to an oil painting into what might otherwise be a fairly static image. It also provides an obvious foca... Read >
Author: AKW

A beginners guide to oil painting

17th January 2011
The basics on what sort of oil painting materials you will need by portrait artist Anna Bregman.CANVASSESThere are three different types of canvas you can paint on in oilsFirstly the traditional 'stretched' canvas. Here the cotton or linen is pulled taut ... Read >
Author: Anna Bregman

Framing And Hanging Oil Paintings

17th September 2009
The frame gives a more finished look to the oil painting and helps define the boundaries of the artwork. The marriage of a frame with an oil painting may be harmonious or discordant, enhancing or distracting - a poorly chosen frame can ruin the appearance... Read >
Author: Author Unknown

Giclee on Canvas Prints - Be cool

17th September 2008
If you are not putting up Giclee Art on Canvas Prints all over your house or business then you are not in the cool crowd. The latest craze is uploading your digital photo or photos to make Giclee prints. With online ordering, pictures can be turned int... Read >
Author: Shelly Cruz
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