This little painting, called Ashcan in Winter, has a special place in my heart. The can is old, probably an antique. It has a copper exterior with a wooden ring on the bottom and a brass handle on the top. Having sat in front of the fireplace at my cabin for over forty years now, it has been used by generations to dump the ashes out.
Watercolor painting has been around for a long time. In fact, you can trace its roots all the way to China some 4,000 years ago. In Europe, watercolor painting began to be used during the Italian Renaissance along with advancements in papermaking.
Drawing in five-point perspective is truly fun, and you can create amazing drawings with little effort. There are only a few simple rules to learn, and you will be off and running. To make things easier, it helps if you are familiar with basic one-point perspective, but not it is not completely necessary. See the slideshow on one-point perspective drawing at the bottom of this article for help.
Here are five famous and living abstract painters that you should know. These guys are already in the history books and are just warming up. They are sure to inspire your own creativity and motivate you to make some art of your own. Let me know what you think.
Author: Bruce Black
Welcome to Life Reimagined! I am a professional artist and long time art teacher, Over twenty-two years teaching and still going! I have painted all my life and love to inspire others to reach their creative potential. I hope this blog brings you inspiration!