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Seamus
Berkeley

Beauty in the Ordinary

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  • Starting a Painting: Painting the Simple Shapes

    Starting a Painting: Painting the Simple Shapes

    Once the decision has been made on how to simplify the composition into a small number of shapes, the next step is to apply paint to the canvas that represents them. In this video, watch how this can easily accomplished using a painting knife. Creating artwork is one way to become more aware of our […]

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  • Starting a Painting: See the Subject in Simple Shapes

    Starting a Painting: See the Subject in Simple Shapes

    In creating representational artwork, it can be easy to become overwhelmed by all the details in a subject. Here’s one method to move out of overwhelm and into more ease when starting a work of art. Creating artwork is one way to become more aware of our visual perception and open our experience to see […]

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  • Scaling a Composition

    Scaling a Composition

    In creating representational artwork, how can we translate the subject composition to the working surface and maintain the relationship of the elements in the subject? The process of creating artwork can lead to becoming more aware of visual perception and open our experience to see the beauty in the ordinary.

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