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Oil Painting Techniques Tips & Instruction
You’ve decided to take up oil painting. You’ve done your research and assembled a starter set of paints, mediums, brushes and so forth, but there’s a problem. Just how, you wonder, do you go about creating a work in oil?
In the Winter 2013 issue of Drawing magazine, we featured artist Thomas Kegler’s landscape sketches, which the artist uses to understand the “anatomy of the landscape.” Here, we feature some of the artist’s finished landscape paintings. For more information, visit …
Enjoy outtakes from The Artist’s Magazine’s interview with Katie O’Hagan—a compelling personality and talented contemporary portrait artist. Learn some of her methods for contemporary family portraits.
Are oil pastels compatible with other (non-oil) pastels, and do the same application techniques apply? Do they have any different requirements for such things as supports, priming and fixing? Find out in this “Ask the Experts” article!
Thomas Sheehan, featured in our March 2013 issue, puts a thoroughly contemporary face on iconic subjects and timeless states of mind. In this free excerpt, learn his techniques for painting a figure in oil.
Stephanie Birdsall brings you pastel tips and oil painting techniques in her 3 art instruction videos so you can have beautiful results as you learn how to paint flowers and tips for landscape painting. Trained in art formally in England, …