Learning to paint is more exciting that you never imagine. The painting is an art that expresses the imagination as well as various stages of life. If you have conditions to paint, you should consider studying art as a profession. Maybe the painting is not a very lucrative career; however, it is quite satisfactory to an emotional level. Develop your Paintings and show them in an art gallery.
As any activity, paint has its own secrets to get better works. Painting tools define what type of surface, technique and texture you’re trying to realize. These tips are very important, follow them. The first step and possibly the most important, is preparing the surface. A poor surface preparation is the number one cause of paint failure and can ruin your desired effect if not done appropriately. Paintings are very delicate objects, be careful with them.
Paintings ought to initiate at the top and work towards the bottom, remember to choose the right tools for the job. Take your time to choose a brush; it can define a good artwork for many reasons. If you are beginner, you should use bigger brushes with long bristles to make the job a little easier and improve the finish.
Appreciate artworks is important to learn. Then, you have to investigate to famous painters. John Singer Sargent (January 1856 – April 1925) was the most successful portrait painter of his epoch. During his career, he created around 900 oil paintings and more than 2,000 watercolors, as well as countless sketches and charcoal drawings.
Portrait of Madame Edouard Pailleron (1880), Dr. Pozzi at Home (1881), Lady with the Rose (1882), El Jaleo (1882), The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit (1882), Portrait of Madame X (1884), Lady Agnew of Lochnaw (1892), On his holidays (1901), Santa Maria della Salute (1904) and The Chess Game (1906) are part of his famous collection.