My Top Three Favorite Canvas Types For Oil Paintings

Never underestimate the importance of the canvas quality when preparing for a serious oil painting project! A good quality canvas has low color absorbency level (acid free). What does canvas-color-absorbency mean? If the canvas has a high color absorbency, this will lead to a painting with flat, dull and lifeless colors. If you really wantContinue reading “My Top Three Favorite Canvas Types For Oil Paintings”

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 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”