These stunning Watercolour paintings have been created by student Esther Geh, who studied on our Watercolour Diploma Course. They are simply delightful to view. We acknowledge Ethers skill in being able to create fresh, warm and vibrant colours, all with beautiful shape and form, which isn’t an easy skill to master. We wish Esther every Continue Reading
Annabel Bishop has created some wonderful studies for her Coloured Pencil Online Art Course and we have gathered a few of them here for you to view. Whilst practicing coloured pencil techniques it is much easier to work on still life subjects to get a fell for describing the different textures. This will help for Continue Reading
This weeks Spooky Saturday Illustration is by student Patricia Pijoan .
The final day in our week of Row, Row, Row your Boat illustrations today. We have left our favourite illustration to last and it is by student Joanne Gore. We absolutely love this one. If you look at the detailed versions below there are so many things going on in the scene. The colours are Continue Reading
We hope you have been following our blog this week. We are on our fourth day of illustrations from students who are studying on the Illustrating Children’s Books Diploma Course. The assignment is Row, Row, Row your Boat and Jo Matthews has created a stunning composition as you can see below. We hope you enjoy Continue Reading
We have featured Emma Allen’s Row, Row, Row your Boat illustration previously on our blog, however we felt it required another post as we love it so much. We hope students find it as inspirational as we do! Emma studied on our Illustrating Children’s Books Diploma a few years ago and is now a successful illustrator.
A unique take on the Row, Row, Row your Boat assignment today by student Cheryl Parkhouse, for the Illustrating Children’s Book Diploma Course.
We are starting a week of illustrations from students who are studying with Maggy Roberts on the Illustrating Children’s Books Diploma Course. More specifically the Row, Row, Row your boat assignment. We receive so many wonderful illustrations from this assignment we thought a weeks showcase would be perfect. So starting off the week is student Ruth Continue Reading
This weeks Spooky Saturday Illustration is by student Tamorin Lavers
We were absolutely delighted to receive these photos from Ridhi and her mum Archana Bahri Khanna with their certificates. Ridhi has just completed her diploma in Drawing and Painting, and her mum completed the Illustrating Children’s Books Diploma a few months prior. We would like to officially thank them for having their photos taken and Continue Reading
Post by Vanessa Weaver Graphic Design Art Course. I have three pieces of work from different students on my Graphic Design Art Course, which I felt would be perfect to showcase on the college’s blog. They are all from the same study unit, the final task in the illustration part of the course. Students can Continue Reading
My name is Veronica Makarein. I’m currently a student with London Art College, completing my Diploma of Illustration. Here’s a few pieces that I’ve worked on, all entirely painted with watercolours except for the logo which was digital. Please enjoy. The course so far has been amazing. I am thoroughly enjoying it and with Spencer’s Continue Reading
My name is Irina Ushakova from Russia. I’m happy to study at London Art College. And happy to be a student. I’m not an artist. And have no experience in drawing (a little – in coloring). But I am trying to be a good student. What I hope to gain from the course? New experience and pleasure! Continue Reading
Student Ronald Kockler is studying with tutor Monika Cilmi on our Beginner Drawing Online Art Course. Ronald has produced two stunning graphite pencil drawings whilst working on the course which Monika thought would be fantastic to showcase here on our blog. Ronald explains the materials he used for his still life drawing below… I used Continue Reading
This weeks Spooky Saturday Illustration is by student Ondrej Fric.
Sonia Utting, who is completing the Botanical Painting Diploma Course, chose some interesting and challenging subjects for her final diploma pieces. Her Showy Slipper Orchid was found in a local garden centre, and she was immediately inspired to paint the exotic looking blooms. She has done a fantastic job in capturing the form and delicate Continue Reading
London Art College student Charlotte Harsini is currently studying our Beginners Drawing Online Art Course with tutor Ida Mitrani. Ida has sent us three beautiful pieces of artwork to showcase on our blog. Ida said… Charlotte Harsini has produced some amazing work using permanent black pen and for her 2nd assignment on the Beginners Drawing Continue Reading
I thought the response below merited inclusion on the blog. It is an assignment from Julie Wardrop to Constable’s ‘Hay Wain’ which is often seen as a ‘chocolate box’ image. Julie had asked what she could do to improve her responses and I suggested that a more personal response would take it beyond the obvious Continue Reading
Parijoy Saha is a student currently taking our Watercolour Diploma and has emailed us a link to a press release all about his paintings. Parijoy holds many records for the fastest paintings in the world and you can see more of his work on his website parijoy-saha.pixels.com Read the full story about Parijoy on the press release here Continue Reading
My name is Amanda Cumming and I am currently taking the Oil Painting Certificate course with tutor Alan Dedman. I am very new to painting, photography has been my hobby for many years. I decided on oils after being inspired by some local artists here in the New Forest who use that medium. The oils Continue Reading