Omar Ortiz: 1977 – Mexico Painter

Born in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico in 1977, where he still resides. Arouses a great interest in drawing and illustration desdetemprana age. Studying for a degree in Graphic Design for Communication, where he learned to work with different techniques such as drawing, pastel, charcoal, watercolor, acrylic, and airbrush. After graduating in Graphic Design decided to devote himself to the world of painting. In 2002 He did his first lessons with the painter Oléo Carmen Alarcon to which he considers Read more [...]

Dusan Djukaric: 1971: Mystical Watercolour

In one of his lectures he held on February 4, 1957 at the Kolarac National University, Pedja Milosavljevic, the great expert and master of the watercolour technique, talked about “motherly Asia”. The Chinese thought that watercolour is the most valuable and the most difficult artistic technique and they had the utmost respect for it. The most famous Chinese watercolour paper is called CHEN HSIN TENG, which means “a lobby for clearing one’s mind,” and really, I do not know of a more precise Read more [...]

Paul Hedley 1947 | England

I keep painting because I can’t imagine not doing it. Paul Hedley is a particularly skilled in depicting the female subjects. His brushwork is very decisive and colourful yet the effect is full of intimacy and serenity. Equally, his chalk sketches have the same spontaneity and warm tones that make his models glow with an relaxed ease. His work has been exhibited in many major galleries, including the Royal Society of British Artists, Royal Institute of Oil Painters and New English Art Club. Paul Read more [...]

Robert Krogle: 1944 | American Impressionist painter

Robert Krogle, American painter, was born in Santa Monica, California. After high school Robert applied to Chouinard Art Institute of Los Angeles and was accepted but after two years was called to duty by the California Army National Guard. He spent five and a half months in Vietnam and was awarded the bronze star and purple heart for his service. Upon returning to civilian life, Robert completed his last two years of art education in 1970. Within a year of graduation Robert was working at Rosenfeld, Read more [...]

Nanosculptures of Willard Wigan

The best things come in small packages! Some pieces of artwork are absolutely massive and take up acres, while some just fill up an A4 piece of paper. Local artist, Willard Wigan is one of the only people in the world who can create what can only be described as 'mini art'. The artist, who has an exhibition housed within the Mailbox, is the only person in the world who can create objects at the level they are. His works are displayed on canvases such as the head of a pin, the tip of an eyelash Read more [...]

Dalton Ghetti: art of pencil tips

Dalton Ghetti: born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Came to the U.S. in 1985 at the young age of 24. Earned an Associate’s degree in Architecture from Norwalk Community Technical College, Connecticut, U.S.A. in 1994. Works as a carpenter/house remodeler. Self-taught artist: “Sharpens” pencils as a hobby/meditation. Currently lives in Bridgeport, Connecticut, U.S.A. Dalton Ghetti: pencil sculptures Hungarian artist Dalton Ghetti creates miniature masterpieces out Read more [...]

Illustration like a screenshot of a movie

Mr. CottageBack the beautiful piece of art was made by an artist from Malaysia the Bram Lee Chin Horng. Look above what he says about his artwork: A self-exploratory painting I hav done during Lunar New Year holiday. I thought about my own painting style for a very long time and talked with a few artist friends about an artist's own identity and in the end I realised that I really enjoying doing fantastic and whimsical theme more compares to the other genre. But of course I will still try things Read more [...]

Snow art by Simon Beck

was originally posted at OddityCentral.com By Spooky on September 6th, 2012 They look like something aliens might have created, but the large-scale snow circles spread around the Les Arcs sky resort, in the French Alps, are actually the work of one man –  British artist Simon Beck. Using an orienteering compass, measuring tape and a pair of snowshoes, 54-year-old Simon Beck turns the hills and frozen lakes around Les Arcs into geometrically-perfect immaculate masterpieces.   His intricate Read more [...]