Author Archives: Daniela Balmaverde
I am delighted to have two paintings in the Watercolour Society’s Christmas Exhibition this month. Come along to the official opening on Thursday 5th of December at the Curve Library from 7.00pm to 8.30pm.
After a long break I am eventually managing to post an update of the classes, some of these images were painted before the midterm break, time fly! Below are some of the landscapes painted by students in Brusho powder and … Continue reading
Just below is a landscape demonstration painted on week 2 of classes . For this one we used acrylic paint, roller, spray bottle and palette knife. These demonstrations were painted in “Brusho” pastels and some acrylic paint. Here … Continue reading
Nothing better than a still life to practice painting techniques after a long summer break! Below there are a few of the students paintings, well done to everyone, is going to be a very promising term!
Yesterday I have finished to teach two lovely weeks of intensive painting at the Crescent Arts Centre. Below are images of few of the paintings that students worked in acrylic, oil, watercolour and ink. We have been experimenting with gold … Continue reading
Below there is a long due update of the exercises painted in the last week of the term. I am now off enjoying sea and sunshine until the 22nd of July. Then I will be teaching two intensive weeks of … Continue reading
Last week we could practice portrait painting with life models, everyone enjoyed the challenge and learnt about proportions! This week we selected a subject less daunting and practiced flicking acrylic and watercolour while painting a goose and a dog splashing … Continue reading
The new summer term is now open for enrollment. Classes will run from Monday to Friday for a week. Please contact the Crescent Arts Centre for enrollment. Week 1 Date Time Painting with Oils Monday 22 July 2019 until … Continue reading
In the past few weeks we practiced various still life and figure painting. As models we painted flowers, strawberries and various objects. Beside this we got inspired as well by the images of two pop – culture icons: Bob Marley … Continue reading
Below there are few portraits painted in acrylic and watercolour. These were demonstrated and painted in preparation for the life drawing next week. Everyone loved the challenge!