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THE ZEN OF ARTISTS RUN ART GALLERIES

THE ZEN OF ARTISTS RUN ART GALLERIES SKYLARK GALLERIES A few years ago I was in London, walking along the Southbank path on the opposite side...

HOW TO PAINT A MASTERPIECE

HOW TO PAINT A MASTERPIECE Videos showing step-by-step how I paint my pictures. In the previous blog about the International Spring Fair there was a picture of...

How to publish prints and why

How to publish prints and why How to publish prints and why? That is the big question for artists nowadays. It is big because there...
The artists role in the art industry.

The artists role in the art industry.

The artists role in the art industry. The less obvious middle ranks of the art business world have a multitude of everyday uses for images...

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Sale or Return issues

SALE OR RETURN ISSUES. Recently I received an email order from one of the art galleries that has been showing and selling...

Sketches or photographs as reference

Sketches or photographs as reference.... I paint cityscapes, among other things, and I want to base my paintings on real views. So in my studio...

EMPERORS NEW CLOTHES

The emperor’s new clothes idiom. This ‘Emperors New Clothes’ subject follows on from my previous blog post about Arty Farty Bol**cks. In that post I...

ARTY FARTY BOL**CKS

ARTY FARTY BOL**CKS Sorry about the inferred swear words. But this a term that is widely used to describe something quite interesting.     Arty Farty B’s refers to...

ART COLLEGE…PROS AND CONS

MY ART COLLEGE…PROS AND CONS Art college ‘pros and cons’ is a subject that I have been mulling over for the last 54 years. That...