A stunning illustration today from student Angie Atheron. Angie has create this illustration for one of the assignments on the Illustrating Children’s Books Diploma Course. We have not only added the full illustration, we have also added two close ups so that our students can see Angie’s fantastic style too. We hope you are all Continue Reading
Elena Peres has created some stunning studies of garlic for her Pastel Painting Art Course. She has used different coloured pastel papers to experiment with, which has helped shade her studies when drawing them in different lighting conditions. Elena has used a strong light source for the top left study, positioning the light from above Continue Reading
Are any of our students reading this, studying on our Botanical Painting Diploma Course? Student Jill Bishop has created this beautiful illustration for one of her assignments. If you have created a botanical piece recently and would like to share it with us…drop us a line! Email us your painting or drawing along with a Continue Reading
Anneke Van Dijk-Broerse studied on our Pet Portraits Diploma Course and created this beautiful coloured pencil drawing of two gorgeous dogs, plus background, for her final assignment. The brief was to create a portrait with two dogs sitting in a setting all using different photos. So in this drawing Anneke would have used three separate Continue Reading
Starting off the week with a fantastic drawing by young artist Chani Mores. Chani created this drawing of one of her favourite toys for the Drawing For Children course. Isn’t it wonderful! Our young students are encouraged to create drawings of their favourite things and in doing so we help them to make their drawings Continue Reading
I’m Lorena Nannini and I’ve just attended the Oil Certificate Course; I’ve been tutored by Alan Dedman. I’ve always been painting as long as I can remember; I hadn’t the opportunity to attend any art course so I am a self thought; I live in Firenze (Florence) and I’ve mainly studied the old masters. Here Continue Reading
Student Magdalena Grabek has created a stunning illustration for the assignment, “At last just the right home.” Maggy Roberts, tutor for our Illustrating Children’s Books Online Art Course, emailed it to us for inclusion on the blog and website gallery. There is so much to see within the illustration and it is perfect to keep the Continue Reading
A wonderful piece of art work today by student Jitna Bhagani who is studying with Maggy Roberts on the Illustrating Children’s Books Diploma Course. We love the design of the piece and the swirls in the sky – beautiful!
We are starting the week off bright and cheery with this lovely poster designed by Graphic Design student Kinga Rozsnya. Are you taking our online art Graphic Design Course? Why not email us your artwork and posters for us display on our blog, we would love to hear from you!
Student Joseph Firman has been designing a poster to advertise London for tourists on the Graphic Design Art Diploma Course. We love the bold striking colours Joseph has used which is very eye catching. Also the decorative background in the sky using different blue colours are a great idea and forms part of the Union Continue Reading
Today’s blog post shows the beautiful and colourful photograph by student Alison Smallwood. Depicting Summer.
Student Jackie Davies has been studying skies for an assignment on her Landscape Painting Diploma Course. Jackie has not only been working in her sketchbook creating sketches and colour studies of skies, she has also been creating some finished paintings in acrylic, watercolour and pastel. You can see seven of Jackie’s paintings below. John Constable Continue Reading
We love this painting by student Alison Smallwood. It watercolour painted on stretched cold pressed watercolour paper and the overall colour pallet Alison has used is very natural. Alison looking down on the flowers, makes for a wonderful and interesting composition. Do you like to paint in watercolour? If you have created a painting recently Continue Reading
Hi, my name is Elena and this is my first assignment for Illustrating Children’s books course wet on wet collage and Row your boat. At the beginning it took me ages to find the theme for the collage, and I was terrified to put anything on a paper. I tried to look at books and Continue Reading
We love this painting by student Ann Rae and felt we had to show it here on our college news blog. Ann is studying on our Landscape Painting Diploma Course and has captured an artist painting a portrait of a man in an outdoor scene in her painting. The overall colour scheme is very natural and Continue Reading
Beautiful painting for todays post by Patricia Albery who completed this for her set 5 study unit on the Botanical Painting Diploma Course.
My name is Vinaya Mahesh Deyannavar, currently completing the Drawing and Painting Diploma Course with the London Art College. My passion towards art is from my childhood. I do pencil sketches and paintings with different media. I feel graphite pencils are more friendly as they leave grey or black marks that can be easily erased. Continue Reading