If you haven’t already entered our London Art College official 2017 art competition, you only have two days left to enter! It can be any medium, any subject and it doesn’t have to be coursework (excluding photography). We have received an astonishing amount of entries this year, thank you to all of our students who Continue Reading
Botanical Painting tutor Shevaun Doherty sent us some of her students work this week to be included on our blog. We have included some crops of her work as the details are superb! Tutor Shevaun Said… Hilde Orye has just received a Distinction for her work on the Botanical Painting Diploma Course. Although she has Continue Reading
A wonderful testimonial from Charis Simpson who has been working with tutor Maggy Roberts on our Illustrating Children’s Books Course. We have included a few of her stunning pieces of artwork too. We wish you the best of luck Charis, with your future illustrations. I have learnt so much from this course and really feel Continue Reading
We would like to officially introduce a new tutor to our team – Monique Piscaer Bailey. Monique is going to be helping Spencer Hill tutoring our Digital Illustration Course. We asked if Monique would write a little about herself and show some of her work below. We hope that you enjoy reading all about her! ———————————————– Continue Reading
These two studies, broccoli and hydrangea, are two of four coloured pencil drawings for my final assessment for the Botanical Coloured Pencil Diploma. I used Faber-Castell Polychromos coloured pencils, blending different coloured pencils to acquire the required colours and tones, and also used a Derwent Blender in parts. All studies are completed on Fabriano Classico Continue Reading
Are any of our readers struggling with painting? What about mixing colours? Are you afraid to try new mediums? Paula Huckfield took the plunge and decided to embark on our Beginners Painting course to help her with her watercolour painting, along with trying out new mediums. This is one of her watercolours below and we feel Continue Reading
We thought we post post a piece of artwork from a student on our Chinese Brush Painting course today. This piece is by student Senur Bicer and we love the depth of tone within the different layers of ink Senur has created. Beautiful!
Starting off the week with a beautiful coloured pencil drawing by student Amelia Whiffin. When Amelia submitted this for one of her assignments, she also enclosed a photo of the scene she worked from. Many students paint or draw from life, however its not always possible. Taking your own reference photos or using copyright free Continue Reading
My name is Harjinder Gurnham and I am currently working on the Watercolour Painting Course with tutor Jem Bowden. I painted these last autumn for my second assignment for the Watercolours course. The apples had been just harvested and as it is always difficult to decide, for this assignment, I decided to do still-life. The Continue Reading
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London Art College student Cheryl Day has painted Camouflaged Merecats for one of her assignments on the Oil Painting Course with tutor Alan Dedman. We love the natural colour pallet Cheryl has used and it really allows the Merecats to hide in plain site! We hope you like it too!
Starting off this week with a fabulous Illustration by student Jamie Ann Walton who completed this for an assignment for the Illustrating Children’s books Diploma Course. It is one of our most popular courses and we love posting artwork on our blog from this course. If you would like to see your artwork posted here too…drop Continue Reading
An on the spot study by student Diane Allen who created this sketch for her Landscape Painting Diploma Course tutored by Alan Dedman. We hope this encourages all of our students to get outside this weekend and paint ‘Plein Air’. Leave your studio, workshop or kitchen table behind and get out into the fresh air with your Continue Reading