Now many persons know the dafen village in Shenzhen. And the handmade oil painting
is just from Chinese dafen village. But do you know really the history of the oil painting.
Oil painting is a really art form. You would not respond when any person asks you if you are acquainted with any famous painter. But I believe that you must not realize several famous oil paintings.
The oil paintings started in the Middle East between the 5th and 9th centuries. During the 15th century it grew to become an ...Read the rest of this post »
Let's put it this way: art collectors can be extremely picky. They know exactly what they want and they will do anything to get the pieces they want to add to their art collections. And that includes doing a whole lot of research as well as spending a great amount of time and money in order to achieve their goal.
With distinctive tastes that could range right from rich and vibrant, to smoldering erotica, even within Pop Art and Modern Art, collectors can find distinction and variation to ...Read the rest of this post »
When we walked into the museum the other day, we noticed some oil canvas paintings hanging on their wall. These were breathtakingly beautiful! We couldn't seem to get them out of our mind. You see, we are a painter and love taking oil paint and putting a picture on canvas. We believe this really is art at its finest. There are so many techniques you can use with painting. If you have chosen to paint on canvas, then you have made a great choice. Canvas is a great choice as you can paint on it ...Read the rest of this post »
For anyone that has thought about learning how to paint, or has started to learn how to paint; there usually exists some degree of fear, anxiety, and vulnerability issues. This is natural but debilitating, and it need not be.
Oil painting is the best, but the hardest medium to work with. But dont be afraid of it. Its an amazing medium. Very sensual and versatile. Once you get a feel for its characteristics, you will be able to get the most out of it and discover how wonderful it really ...Read the rest of this post »
Model railroad collectors consider the act of designing and constructing track plans to be a fine art. This is because you need to exercise a number of elements of art and design when looking to set up your model railroad layout. This includes sculpting, modeling, building and painting as well as electronic engineering to some degree.
One of the most common mistakes made by individuals especially beginners is that they purchase a model train set without taking the availability of space into ...Read the rest of this post »
With the cuts in government funding for the arts the climate in the art world is growing distinctly chilly but artists have been busy creating since the dawn of time. On a warm afternoon in 1940 in southwestern France two young boys hunting rabbits discovered the cave painters of Lascaux when their dog chased a hare down a hole beside a downed tree, and they followed. Once underground, they stepped into an 18,000 year old gallery of paintings and art.Those early artists did not have ...Read the rest of this post »
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Renaissance The Renaissance (meaning rebirth) was a cultural movement that started in Italy in the fourteenth century, and spread throughout Europe. In art, the style of painting became highly realistic, and attempted to mimic nature as closely as possible.
- What to look for: a rich three-dimensional perspective, human subjects in proportion (usually wearing robes and making grand gestures), and convincing representation of spaces.
Baroque The term Baroque is often applied to art of the whole ...Read the rest of this post »
Art works by famous artists generally inspires the creation of Art Tapestries. Tapestries are the creative expressions weaved in the textile depicting various images like landscapes, animals, nature forms like trees etc. Tapestries are a part of our ancient legacy but are admired even today for their uniqueness and exquisiteness. Tapestries-tapestry.com is a site that displays a vast collection of this wonderful art along with the different types and styles of this ancient art form. Art ...Read the rest of this post »
People are interested to buy various art forms to give their homes the attractive look. If you are looking for the wall art you can find various attractive and eye-catching pieces at this site www.canvasdesign.co.uk. You will find the best of wall art herein. You can upload your pictures to the site which will be transformed into the <a href=http://www.canvasdezign.co.uk/>Wall Art</a> creations. These are attractive and nice looking wall art will be appreciated by all of your ...Read the rest of this post »