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Is Digital drawing on a computer an acceptable way to learn? 2 Replies

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Oiling out. What to do when you're done. 11 Replies

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3 Paintings from the Deep South

Posted by Richard Robinson on August 28, 2020 at 18:53 0 Comments

Here are three paintings I managed to squeeze into a family holiday in Glenorchy in the past few weeks. All painted in the great outdoors battling time, weather and insects. Enjoy.

Evening Dusts

Oil on Canvas

 

Towards Earnslaw

Oil on Canvas

 

Towards the Rees

Oil on Canvas

As they say, a picture is worth a thousand words, so I…

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7 things sunset painters get rong

Posted by Richard Robinson on October 23, 2018 at 12:30 2 Comments



Enjoy this free chapter from the Mastering Sunsets Course.

Everyone loves sunsets

...but for painters like us they're particularly beautiful because they inspire us to paint them, so we're lucky in that…

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7 things sunset painters get rong

Posted by Richard Robinson on October 23, 2018 at 12:25 0 Comments



Enjoy this free chapter from the Mastering Sunsets Course.

Everyone loves sunsets

...but for painters like us they're particularly beautiful because they inspire us to paint them, so we're lucky in that…

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Painting on a vibrant canvas

Posted by Richard Robinson on July 26, 2017 at 19:30 2 Comments



“Red Crested Cardinal” 12×12″ Acrylic on Canvas by Richard Robinson

The idea of painting on a ‘toned’ (coloured) canvas is not a new one. In fact it’s been used for centuries to banish the tyranny of the white canvas and to help thread colour through a painting. It’s tried and tested.

However, not many people paint on vibrant coloured canvas.…

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