Sketches for Valentine’s Day

January 29th, 2017

Here are sketches to create small mixed media paintings for Valentine’s Day. The format is square. Enlarge and print my drawings to the size you wish. Then copy the drawings onto drawing paper or canvas. And paint with your favorite colors. hugs, chris Related posts: DL2 project – work in progress – black and white […]

2 watercolors easy to make

January 15th, 2017

2 watercolors easy to make – 2 aquarelles faciles à réaliser On paper canson 200gr – sur papier canson 200gr Fine watercolor – Aquarelle fine After drawing, I painted in a light tint the different shapes, flowers and leaves. Let dry and rub off if necessary a few traces of paper pencil. Then I worked […]

Glacis à l’acrylique

January 1st, 2017

A glaze is an application of a layer of paint very diluted on another color previously dried. Un glacis est une application d’une couche de peinture très diluée sur une autre couleur préalablement séchée. The glaze modifies the color of the undercoat. Le glacis modifie la couleur de la sous-couche. This interesting effect is different […]

Let’s play with colors and textures

December 8th, 2016

Let’s play with colors and textures Jouons avec couleurs et textures Here is a small exercise, from a very simplified flower design. The purpose of this exercise is to: – play with color contrasts – play with style lines – use mixed media, acrylic, colored pencils, pastels, watercolor – try textures – and finally try […]

Mixing of primary colors and more

September 17th, 2016

Mixing of primary colors (gouache) Mélange des couleurs primaires (gouache) Primary colors / Couleurs primaires Cyan, Yellow, Magenta / Cyan, Jaune, Magenta Secondary colors / Couleurs secondaires Purple, Orange, Green / Violet, Orange, Vert Complementary colors / Couleurs complémentaires Elles sont diamétralement opposées sur le schéma du haut Red (Magenta) – Green / Rouge – […]

Expressions 1 – new mini kit, work in progress

July 31st, 2016

Expressions 1 – new mini kit, work in progress Mon nouveau mini kit, travail en cours Clown heads and flowers done in gouache Des têtes de clowns et des fleurs réalisées à la gouache ************************************************************************ Feel free to use the black and white sketches for your art works. Any questions or comments, feel free to […]

Discover my Art Works

July 18th, 2016

Digital Art Works are available for print only in .jpg (12 x 12 inches) (30,48 x 30,48 cm) (3600 x 3600 pixels) 300 dpi. Art Work came from various kits and drawings Digital Art Works created from, scans of my sketches, paintings, personal photos and personal digital creations. Art Works are real original artistic creation […]

Poppies at acrylic painting

June 18th, 2016

Poppies at acrylic painting Coquelicots à la peinture acrylique I use for this little acrylic painting the 3 primary colors: blue, yellow, red, black slightly and white. J’utilise pour ce petit tableau à l’acrylique les 3 couleurs primaires : bleu, jaune, et rouge, ainsi que du noir légérement et du blanc. Step 1: creation of […]

How to register the first time to my blog

June 10th, 2016

To register the first time to my blog, –> Choose a freebie (button orange “ADD TO CART”) –> Then click “CHECKOUT” or “CART” –> Then fill the small form –> Then click “BUY / ACHETER” You will receive links to download in your email. You can also find the links on the blog in “YOUR […]

Digital portrait in 3 stages

May 17th, 2016

Digital portrait in 3 stages / Portrait numérique en 3 étapes In fact, as all my creations, it is a semi-digital creation. The original drawings were made in classical technique hand-made on paper, it is only the final assembly is done with software. En fait, comme toutes mes créations, c’est une création Semi-Numérique. Les dessins […]

A short questionnaire and small black and white drawings

April 21st, 2016

Before embarking on the adventure of a first work on the theme of doubt, lack of confidence Here are some notes, some sketches Avant de se lancer dans l’aventure d’une première oeuvre sur le thème du doute, du manque de confiance en soi Voici quelques notes, quelques croquis A short questionnaire I suggest you a […]

Digital pets maker 1 – Art Journaling for children, first drawings

February 13th, 2016

During the beginning of February holidays, my daughter asked me to teach her to create small digitals works. Durant ce début de vacances de Février, ma fille m’a demandé de lui apprendre à créer de petites oeuvres numériques. So we decided to create together a small kit of Digital Art Journaling for children. Alors nous […]