Acrylic study of dog halter and fur…

This study of the chest and halter on a dog is from one of my top performing students currently working on the Pet Portrait Diploma Course. This students skills are superb and the painting below in Acrylics really shows the students skills off well. Time and care has been taken over this study, it is not hurried, the reference photo she Continue Reading

Portraiture Student – Hand Drawings

These are two wonderful and very advanced drawings from a student who is currently studying with our tutor Nick Beall on the portraiture course. This student really enjoyed working with the hand drawing exercises and did many sketches from life and also took photos of hands in different poses and worked form photos too. I think the studies are a great success and definitely one Continue Reading

Special Offers on Courses…

Special Offers On Courses… Don’t forget you only have 7 more days to purchase our courses that are currently on offer. Selected Diploma Courses Normally £320 – NOW £275.00 (Overseas Students £290) D1 Drawing & Painting Diploma >> This is our Foundation course covering a wide range of subjects and introducing the student to basic drawing skills Continue Reading

Cartoonist collaboration with Cait…

We have received an email from a lady who is looking for a cartoonist to help her with her new project. Caits details and information is below. If you are the successful applicant please let us know! =============================================================== Hi. I am looking for a talented cartoonist to work with me on a script / TV cartoon idea which Continue Reading

Contemporary Artwork

This is a very contemporary piece by a student who has been studying the coloured pencil certificate course. This image is very strong, and the colours the student has used to create the dark background are excellent. Its often better to use a variety of dark colours, such as purples, browns, oranges, crimsons, dark greens  etc rather than using just black Continue Reading