How Wash Techniques Are Used In Watercolor Paintings?

Posted by Shashvat Vats on May 17, 2014 01:50:44 pm

Ever wondered how the technique of water colour wash is being implemented? Though there are a handful of YouTube videos depicting the details of watercolour washes, a lot of people still face challenges in the process. After all, few things are easier said than done. In general, a watercolour wash is a process that shows how to cover a large portion of a canvas by getting paint on it. Through this blog, we are going to present some of the best wash techniques popular for watercolour paintings. Let’s take a look: ... Read more>>

Portrait Painting From A Photograph

Posted by Naina Arora on May 16, 2014 02:23:19 pm

Creating portrait is an amazing process that begins as a photograph and swiftly changes into an oil portrait which can be passed down through generations. A portrait painting is created to show the characters and features of the subject which is enjoyable for both. The artist is presented with a picture which he will view and create a portrait. In earlier times, the techniques which were used to paint a portrait were different as compared to the present time.  The process has been modified to make it better and lively. It has ... Read more>>

Impact of Indian Culture on Art

Posted by Naina Arora on May 15, 2014 12:59:03 pm

India is a land of diversity in culture, region, religion and language which has influenced the nation's art as well. A huge portion of Indian artworks are influenced by different religions and culture of the nation. Paintings, architecture, folk dance and other art forms are also influenced by the culture and religion. History says that world's famous civilization Indus valley was established in India. Since then Indian art got influenced by different cultures of the Aryan, the Mughals, the Dravidian, Europeans and the Hin... Read more>>

Beauty of Fresco

Posted by Naina Arora on May 14, 2014 11:10:17 am

Fresco word comes from the Italian word which means fresh. It is an oldest form of technique which involves thorough knowledge of arts, mediums and techniques. It also involves drafting skills, understanding of compositions, traditional techniques and history of styles and requires strong organizational skills. It is a form of mural painting wherein earth pigments are painted directly on fresh and wet lime plaster. Water is used to settle the plaster due to which it becomes an integral part of the wall. This art is ideal for creati... Read more>>

Adorn Your Home Walls with Different Forms of Wall Art

Posted by Neeti Patial on May 13, 2014 07:31:06 pm

When you contemplate about wall art, the first thing that may come into your mind is something about art paintings. However, reality is much different than what we at times visualize; there are different forms of wall art. Since the time immemorial, people have embraced different ways to express their love for art. Interestingly, one such way is through the paintings they hang on to enliven their home walls. Let's have a quick glance at the three main forms of wall art: Oil Paintings The first type of wall art that you u... Read more>>

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