Monday, May 21, 2018
The FBI recovers lost Wyeths
N.C. Wyeth The Unwrit Dogma This painting of mysterious conspirators was one of six by N.C. Wyeth that were stolen from a Maine business...
Sunday, May 20, 2018
How should I paint the light in shadows?
Blog reader Ewan Lamont says: "I was interested to read that you 'need to tell myself to paint the shadows darker than they appear,...
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Previously unknown Rembrandt confirmed
Portrait of a Young Gentleman by Rembrandt A previously unknown painting by Rembrandt van Rijn has been confirmed by experts. When the p...
Friday, May 18, 2018
Will that van stay parked?
It's grocery day, so while Jeanette does the hunting and gathering, I am out in the parking lot scouting for a new slice of ordinarines...
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Painting in the Ghibli Style
Here are two videos that demonstrate some gouache techniques resembling those used in background paintings for Miyazaki's Studio Ghibli...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Hollywood Backdrops: Illusion at a Cinematic Scale
A coffee table book called The Art of the Hollywood Backdrop showcases an art form that is often overlooked because it is designed to be i...
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