As artists, we all know the feeling of being stuck in a creative rut. That feeling of having hit a wall and not knowing how to break through it is known as artist's block. It can be frustrating and demotivating, leaving us with a lack of inspiration and motivation to continue our work.
In this article, you will learn ways to overcome artist's block and find inspiration to paint more. The importance of finding inspiration cannot be overstated, as it is the foundation upon which your future art will be built. Let's dive in!
You will know Pierce Brosnan as the famous movie actor. Probably the best James Bond, in my opinion, and many other movie roles. But did you know that he is also an accomplished artist? Pierce Brosnan is a prolific painter influenced by Post-Impressionists like Matisse and Bonnard. There is more to this story as well. What can we learn from Pierce Brosnan about painting? Let's find out.
How to Find Your Artist's Voice
Why is your artist's voice so important? What is the difference between your artists voice and your artist's style? These are questions all creatives need to figure out for peace of mind and more creative confidence. It is not that difficult either. Let's explore this topic further. Also get the book that explains it all.
Discover Illustrated Journals for Mindfulness and Creativity: A New Course for Artists of All Levels
Are you an artist looking to explore your creative potential? Or perhaps you're someone who simply enjoys drawing or painting as a hobby? Whether you're just starting out or looking to enhance your existing skills, I am excited to introduce you to my latest course: Illustrated Journals for Mindfulness and Creativity.
Are you an artist looking to add some magic to your paintings? Do you want to learn how to create beautiful Impressionist-style landscapes that capture the essence of light and color? Impressionism is one of the most popular painting styles today, and for good reason - it celebrates the beauty and vibrancy of the world around us. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced artist, mastering the techniques of Impressionism can take your work to the next level. That's why I am excited to launch a five-part video series on Impressionist Painting Techniques.
Today you will discover the five important techniques that every oil painter needs to know. In fact, if you paint with acrylics or gouache, these techniques will also be useful to you. All these techniques are important and you'll use some a lot, others not so much. I'll probably use four out of five of these very often. It does depend on your style of painting, but it is good to have a working knowledge of all of these techniques. Let us begin!
The 8 Step Painting Process
Do you have goals for your painting? Many artists struggle to find time to paint with all their other commitments. Others are driven by a need to produce even better paintings, always searching for new techniques and colors. This article is all about enjoying the creative process and achieving rewarding results - not relying on a magic wand! Plus download your FREE e-book.
Read on to discover how the enthusiastic painter can gain success.
Have you considered painting en plein air before? Also known as outdoor painting, this idea of painting out in the midst of the subject is not new. Mae famous by the Impressionists in the late 1800s, plein air painting is very popular today. But if you are hesitant then this free book may help you to get started with this exciting painting adventure.
In this fun short course you will learn 10 essential tips for beginners painting in watercolors. Whether you're new to watercolors or just looking to improve your technique, these tips will remind you how to get the most out of your materials and create beautiful, vibrant watercolor paintings. Start now for free.
Painting trees is an essential skill that every landscape painting will struggle with. Trees come in many shapes and sizes, just like people. For the artist there are several tried and tested techniques that make painting trees easier. This article provides five top tips plus a demonstration video. If you feel up to you can take a short quiz and win a prize too. Lets begin!
Malcolm Dewey: Artist. Country: South Africa