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The Final of The Big Painting Challenge

So, it's over and we now know who won The Big Painting Challenge 2015. However, like a number of other people, I thought I knew who would win from Episode 1 - and we were all right on the night! So... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Who's made a mark? #264

Claude Monet's Poplar Series - five paintings from around the worldIncluded in the Inventing Impressionism exhibition at the National Gallery My biggest thrill of this last month was going to the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

The Bigger Picture - the Big Painting Challenge Artists have an Exhibition

I've been really enjoying The Big Painting Challenge and am looking forward to the Final tomorrow night on BBC1 However that's not the end of it! In April the artists are holding a Joint Exhibition... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Annual Exhibition of Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours #2 - Open Entry

Yesterday's post 203rd Annual Exhibition of Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours #1 was about the prizewinners plus the events and free events and activities being held in the Mall Galleries... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

How to Have a Productive Day

I am not immune to unproductive days, and I’ve had more than my fair share of them recently. In order to get back on track, I’ve reminded myself of these principles to use throughout the day. They really work – when you do them. Continue Reading...

203rd Annual Exhibition of Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours #1 - Prizewinners and Events

This year I'm doing two posts about the Annual Exhibition of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours  (RI) at the Mall Galleries. his one is about the prizewinners (links in the artists'... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

A Threadneedle Space Exhibition

This week Lachlan Goudie and Tim Benson are exhibiting new paintings in the Threadneedle Space at the Mall Galleries. I've seen quite a few exhibitions in the Space now by FBA Artists and others and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Review: The Big Painting Challenge - Episode 5

The subject matter for the five artists  remaining for the fifth episode of The Big Painting Challenge" was Cityscapes. Liverpool and the River Mersey provided the venue and views for this... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

The growth - and demise - of Etsy?

Etsy is up for sale. It wants to go 'public' - but it also wants to maintain its ethos and credibility. Some would say they lost it some time ago. There are quite a few articles around at the moment... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Royal Society of British Artists 2015 - Annual Exhibition

It was a pleasure to walk into the 298th Exhibition of the Royal Society of British Artists yesterday  - particularly after my very disappointing visit to the RWS Contemporary Painting Exhibition on... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Rx for Sloppy Newsletter Syndrome

There’s an epidemic going around. Don’t panic. If it strikes, you won’t need to rush to the ER or be quarantined. But you will need to take immediate action. Your physical health isn’t in peril, but the health of your art business is at stake. Show More Summary

11 Artist Videos to Whet Your Appetite Plus 1 Bonus

Your photos aren’t reaching as far as they used to on Facebook. A number of marketing experts have recently pointed out that photos are the least likely to reach their audience on Facebook. Even links and plain status updates (sans links/photos) get more organic reach than photos. Show More Summary

See the results of the Sketchoff

The 90 minute WHS / Derwent Pencils Sketchoff (spin off from The Big Painting Challenge) on Tuesday night is over. some of the entries for the WH Smith / Derwent Pencils sketchoff. You can... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Review: RWS Contemporary Watercolour Competition 2015

The exhibition for the 2015 Contemporary Watercolour Competition run by the Royal Watercolour Society finishes today. This post is for  all those who might be thinking of applying next year members... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Value is in the eye of the beholder?

Somebody sent me the link to an art video about an exercise to find out what a piece of contemporary art is worth. I I thought you might find it interesting. It's in Dutch but it has excellent... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Conheça alguns exercícios bons para perder sua barriga

Os mitos e as verdades Há inúmeras fábulas no ramo de diminuição de peso. Por causa disso liberte-se dos mitos, por exemplo anote esses pontos: não ajuda fazer exercícios abdominais sem o cuidado com a perda gordura da barriga. Os estudiosos de Deus arquitetaram suas teses a respeito da política a partir das escrituras sagradas […]

Construindo uma redação sobre Importação e exercícios para perder barriga

Não adianta inventar muitas ideias jogadas e desfragmentadas. Recentemente, promover descontos é uma saída inteligente para promover um serviço ou produto. Mas conseguir isso em sítios eletrônicos de compras coletivas é muito caro, principalmente para as médias e pequenas empresas. Felizmente, há um local onde é fácil de se alcançar essa meta de propaganda eficiente […]

Fazer Importação é Legalizado

Há muitos detalhes a se considerar quando o assunto é a legalização da importação. Esses detalhes e informações provavelmente de terem um custo. Em contrapartida, Nicolau preparou uma tese política completamente inédita, partindo da prática bem como na vivência real. Afinal uma importação pode render uma grande economia, além de poder produzir ganho de dinheiro, […]

Review: The Big Painting Challenge - Episode 4

Episode 4 of The Big Painting Challenge was a really serious challenge for any artist. I can think of a number of professional artists who would have struggled with this one.  The reason why... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

An Education in Classical Painting

While in Belfast I met John Angel, Head of the Angel Academy of Art in Florence and a prominent portrait painter. This is a video of John Angel introducing the three year programme of work... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

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