Penn’s treating instead of a debt owed to his father Charles the second gave William Penn a grant of land in the New World in 1682 young Quaker fired with the idea of government toll and religious freedom sailed up the quiet waters of the Delaware to take possession of his grant the name Pennsylvania […]
We’re in The Museum of Modern Art looking at a painting by Kasmir Malevich. A type of painting that is called Suprematism. Suprematism was born during the years of World War I and the period of the Russian Revolution which overthrew the absolutist Tsar and ultimately replaced it with a communist government, quite a tumultuous […]
I wanted to explain a little bit about composition using this painting I am working on right now. One of the things about composition is that you assign using a variety of methods attraction to objects in your painting, for example if I have an object that has high contrast in it, in other words, […]
Framing a canvas panel is a little bit trickier than framing a regular canvas and that’s because there’s nothing to really screw into. So, you have to take a different approach. Today I’m going to show you three different ways to frame a canvas panel or a wood panel. Okay, the first way to frame […]
Once you get the hang of it, framing paintings is easy. Perhaps the hardest part is picking which frame to use. I’m Sarah F. Jayne, welcome to this episode of my painting videos. First you need the frame, then 2 pairs of pliers, a tape measure, a power drill, a pencil, 4 offset clips, 2 […]
When visitors come to the National Gallery, they don’t necessarily come to look at picture frames they come to look at the pictures themselves. But when you start looking at frames you realise that they’re incredibly rich. In every case they’re essential to how we look at and experience paintings.
Imagine painting in perfect symmetry with a mirror and kaleidoscope. In Corel Painter, you can create a symmetrical painting by using the Mirror Painting mode. When you enable the Mirror Painting mode, a plane appears in the drawing window that lets you paint one half of an object while Corel Painter automatically replicates a mirror […]
We are getting there! Hi, I’m Nick Schade at Guillemot Kayaks. This is the final episode of building the skin on frame microBootlegger Sport. In this episode I’ll paint the fabric, make and install a seat and add some decklines. I decided on a two tone paint job. I thought it would look nice to […]