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Verdaccio Underpainting
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Rodrigo Leal May 1, 2014.

Art Renewal Center
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Google Art Project
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How would you categorize your painting style?
Impressionistic
Which medium do you prefer? eg. oils, acrylics, etc.
oils
Are you a full time artist?
Full Time
Who are your favourite 2 artists?
Sargeant & Sorolla (& Quang Ho)
Do you have any goals for your painting?
To get better and better. To create a masterpiece.
What's your website address? (If any)
http://www.newzealandartist.com

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Richard Robinson's Blog

2 Techniques for more accurate drawing

Posted on July 7, 2017 at 10:44 2 Comments

When drawing from life or from a photo there are 2 simple tips to make it easier for you to get it right consistently.

They're both angle transfer methods.

Use your brush or pencil to measure the angle you're wanting to draw, then rotate your body without changing the angle…

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Improving your painting with glazes

Posted on May 23, 2017 at 18:18 7 Comments

Learn about how to use glazing to improve your oil paintings in this video.

The same applies for acrylic painting, though you would use gloss medium varnish or some other clear fast drying medium to mix your glazes with.

With oils I currently either use walnut oil or alkyd walnut oil medium as a…

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Improving your painting with glazes

Posted on May 23, 2017 at 18:17 0 Comments

Learn about how to use glazing to improve your oil painting. The same applies for acrylic painting, though you would use gloss medium varnish or some other clear fast drying medium to mix your glazes with.

With oils I currently either use walnut oil or alkyd walnut oil medium as a glazing medium.

Learn more about…

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Seeing the world like a Painter

Posted on May 22, 2017 at 11:03 11 Comments

Here's how I look at the world as a painter...

This video is about Seeing the world like a Painter. Learn more about painting at http://www.livepaintinglessons.com

Painting with more VaRiEtY!

Posted on May 19, 2017 at 10:00 4 Comments

Here's a brief clip from the First Snow painting lesson at: http://www.livepaintinglessons.com/shop/first-snow

Beginners paintings are often distinguished by a lack of variety. They often display large areas of flat colour,…

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At 6:39 on June 20, 2017, Brenda Morgado said…

Hi Richard I am new and can't find anywhere to know how many photos we can upload in one day ..sorry to bother ...Thanks Brenda

At 15:55 on March 21, 2017, Roena King said…

Thank you Richard. Yes always exciting to sell something you work so hard on and actually get to meet the person who bought it. When the gallery sells you never meet the person.

At 9:24 on March 1, 2017, Roena King said…

Hi Richard.  Thank you for taking the time to leave me such a nice comment on my painting, The Fall Stream.  It means a lot to me that  you would do this.  Roena

At 6:24 on January 31, 2017, Walda Juhl said…

Hi, Richard!  This is my address as I never did receive that boat painting from long ago.

Walda Juhl

580 W. Munger Rd.

Munger, MI 48747

At 6:58 on November 15, 2016, Tammy Wolcott said…

Hi Richard,  

You probably already know all this, but I got this very good article on copyright free photos in my in-box from Art Tutor.  Here is the link:  

https://www.arttutor.com/blog/201611/where-find-legally-free-reference-photos-your-art-part-2-2?mc_cid=f04a78ccc9&mc_eid=8773751e4f

I don't know how to share it on this website but I think lots of the members would be interested.  

Cheers,

Tammy

At 4:09 on October 15, 2016, Rajesh K Sharma said…

Thanks Richard for the quick response and also for refunding my money back. Hope to join your live workshop one day. You should hold a workshop in New Orleans too.

At 9:36 on October 14, 2016, Rajesh K Sharma said…

Hi Richard, I have joined many of your workshops. One of the workshop, "Streets of Varnezza, WS 39" i cant find on my downloads. So I paid $10 to buy the download again but I cant download it. So can tell me, how can I download it? 

At 0:05 on August 29, 2016, Mark Price, said…

Hi Richard, looking forward to getting started.

About time you may say !!

Can you advise of the next workshop topic for September as I need to enrole.

My FB contact is Mark Price art.....well I had to put something there !!

Mainly for the Perth Plien air group, and art type association.

I have been trying to put paint on canvas etc, slowly getting more "mark time "

Cheers

MP.

At 7:39 on June 16, 2016, Mireille Fournier said…

Thank you so much Richard for you awesome welcome, This great fun cant wait to do the next workshop.

Best wishes,

Mireille

At 13:22 on January 29, 2016, Sharon Casavant said…

Richard, I added IA and AA so you can add my painting of the rose in the magazine/s!  Thanks!

 
 
 

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