What is Gesture Drawing?

What is Gesture Drawing?

  What is Gesture Drawing? by Damian Osborne   Gesture drawing is quick, free flowing, simplified sketching of the human…

Pen Drawing Challenge

Pen Drawing Challenge

  Pen Drawing Challenge by Damian Osborne   Yup, it’s another pen drawing challenge! Drawing with pen is one of…

Those Bad Drawing Days

Those Bad Drawing Days

  Those Bad Drawing Days by Damian Osborne   Yup, it’s a bad drawing day. Those days when you just…

Being Authentic as an Artist

Being Authentic as an Artist

  Being Authentic as an Artist (and Not Stressing About Selling) by Damian Osborne   Why is selling art so…

The Siren Paintings

The Siren Paintings

  The Siren Paintings by Damian Osborne   “You will come to the Siren (paintings) first of all; they bewitch…

Why Does Art Exist?

Why Does Art Exist?

  Why Does Art Exist? (A Painting is NOT Just a Picture – Part 2) by Damian Osborne   I…

What’s the Point of Art?

What’s the Point of Art?

  What’s the Point of Art Anyway? (A Painting is NOT Just a Picture) by Damian Osborne   In this…

Painting the Flesh Tone

Painting the Flesh Tone

  Painting the Flesh Tone by Damian Osborne   After the verdaccio and going over the figure with terre verte,…

Painting the Verdaccio

Painting the Verdaccio

  Painting the Verdaccio by Damian Osborne   What is the verdaccio? Verdaccio is an Italian term for the greenish-hued…

Painting the Imprimatura

Painting the Imprimatura

  Painting the Imprimatura by Damian Osborne   Ok, so I’ve just completed the burnt umber imprimatura or brunaille. This…