Grinding Your Own Oil Paint 🎨🖌⠀ ⠀ There was a time before the invention of paint tubes when artists had to grind their own oil paint. The advantage was that artists could make their paints to suit their personal preferences and working methods.⠀ ⠀ The process itself is straight forward and requires just a bare minimum of tools and materials to get started.⠀ ⠀ In this video, art expert Sharyn Pak Withers takes you through the various steps of making your own oil paint from mixing the pigment with linseed oil, to grinding, to putting your paint into tubes. ...
As promised! From sketch to "done," each pic after the first two being a painting session. Some longer than others, with more or less productivity... Lessons learned: backlighting is awful, the sun moves 😑, painting is harder than I remember. . #unhartdepartment#artstudent . My first sketch caused the teacher to say, " You are very comfortable with drawing, aren't you?" 😂 Yes, yes I am.
Title : lonely in beauty (when you are alone it is always the best time to navigate your imagination, taping into the deep reservoirs of the realm of peace, tranquility and beauty) acrylic painting🎨 done✍️ on A5 size masonite board
👁Big Eyes👁 - Today has been wonderful, I’m really feeling nice right now and don’t feel stressed for the first time since classes started. It’s settling down more and I’m really glad. - #art#artoftheday
A couple of paintings I'm working on. Should be done with the fish next week, and bonus points to anyone who can correctly guess which golden girl the portrait is of! Koi fish is 12"x36" oil on canvas 45 is 8"x8" oil on canvas Didn't stretch my own this time and used pre-made from @michaelsstores. #undergrad#undergradartist