Step by Step Painting – Featuring “Arabian Princess” Oil Painting- How I Paint in Oil

Hello again and welcome to GK Paintings Diary!. Finally I got sometime to prepare for this post. I’m sure you will love this one 🙂 You will be surprised when you see the early stages of this painting, and how it evolves from dull – and kind of weird – colors into the final productContinue reading “Step by Step Painting – Featuring “Arabian Princess” Oil Painting- How I Paint in Oil”

How To Mix Oil Paints for “Coffee Bliss” Painting by GK- Bohemian Color Chart

Hello again! In this post, I’ll show you a detailed color chart (color map) for the “Coffee Bliss” painting, along with a list of oil paints you need to mix each color in the chart (with an estimated percentage for each oil paint). You can use this chart as inspiration for your future Art projectsContinue reading “How To Mix Oil Paints for “Coffee Bliss” Painting by GK- Bohemian Color Chart”

How To Mix Oil Paints for Coco Chanel Painting by GK

I have previously published a post about what inspired me to create this pop Art painting for the lovely Coco Chanel. I was surprised that this post got so popular, although the painting itself was one of the easiest paintings I ever made (there are no complex details in it). Hence, I decided to showContinue reading “How To Mix Oil Paints for Coco Chanel Painting by GK”

Step by Step Painting – Featuring “Set Me Free” Oil Painting- How I Paint in Oil

My oil painting process goes through multiple layers, this is important to add depth and more color vibrancy in the completed painting. I will take you through the various stages of this painting from start to completion. You can try this process in your next painting project! Before I begin, I’m glad to let youContinue reading “Step by Step Painting – Featuring “Set Me Free” Oil Painting- How I Paint in Oil”

Step by Step Painting- Featuring “Karma” – Oil Painting Diary – How I Paint in Oil

I will take you through the different stages of this painting from start to completion. Before I begin, I’m glad to let you know that this post is sponsored by Jackson’s Art Supplies, which means you will get 10% discount if you purchase from Jackson’s Art Supplies through links in this post. Session1: initial sketchContinue reading “Step by Step Painting- Featuring “Karma” – Oil Painting Diary – How I Paint in Oil”

How I Chose the Color Scheme for Coco Chanel Painting

First of all, what made me choose to paint Coco Chanel? I was looking for an inspiration for my next painting, wasn’t sure what to paint… then while I was applying my favorite perfume “CHANEL Allure “, the amazing fragrance which I have been using the last 10 years, the inspiration hit me! My paintingsContinue reading “How I Chose the Color Scheme for Coco Chanel Painting”

Step by Step Oil Painting Featuring “Bewitched” – GK Painting Diary- How I Paint in Oil

In this post, I will take you through the stages of this painting. Before I begin, I’m glad to let you know that this post is sponsored by Jackson’s Art Supplies, which means you will get 10% discount if you purchase from Jackson’s Art Supplies through links in this post. Session1: I start by aContinue reading “Step by Step Oil Painting Featuring “Bewitched” – GK Painting Diary- How I Paint in Oil”

Oil Painting Diary-“The Contemplating White Horse”

Everyone who saw this painting of an Arabian white horse fell in love with it! I’m personally surprised how I painted it, because it was the 2nd painting I ever made when I started learning oil painting altogether in 2012.. I was very confused about oil colors mixing and how to apply the paints onContinue reading “Oil Painting Diary-“The Contemplating White Horse””

How I Paint in Oil- Painting Diary- “Anticipation” Painting Stages

In this quick post, I will show you the stages of “Anticipation” painting. Before I begin, I’m glad to let you know that this post is sponsored by Jackson’s Art Supplies, which means you will get 10% discount if you purchase from Jackson’s Art Supplies through links in this post. Session1: A quick basic pencilContinue reading “How I Paint in Oil- Painting Diary- “Anticipation” Painting Stages”

Oil Painting Diary- How I Paint in Oil- Featuring “Coffee Bliss” Painting

Every painting I make has an inspiration behind it, a thought in my mind that I can best express through colors… I love coffee! It fills me with positive energy and boosts my mood… a simple pleasure like this inspired me to create this painting… How do I feel when I sip my morning coffee?Continue reading “Oil Painting Diary- How I Paint in Oil- Featuring “Coffee Bliss” Painting”