• Small works, Plants and Insects

    1 month ago - By Dianne Sutherland

    It's been a busy few weeks, which included my first ever SBA selection day last month. While I was there inspecting almost 1000 paintings, I was intrigued by the small number of miniatures that had been entered and it crossed my mind that I could try entering a few of my butterfly paintings in the Royal Society of Miniature Painters annual open exhibition in October. I would like to broaden my horizons slightly by entering different exhibitions and this is something perhaps to focus on over the next year or so. Butterflies seem like a good option and can be combined with botanical...
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  • Roses painting

    Roses painting

    1 month ago - By Daily Painters Marketplace


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  • I Painted my Largest Paintings Ever!

    I Painted my Largest Paintings Ever!

    1 month ago - By Kem Studios

    My largest pastel paintings ever! Each one 36x60 It was the best kind of commission. Paint something HUGE and ship it unframed. The fun of painting large without the worry of framing and shipping big framed paintings. And even better I was given the freedom to create paintings based on one of my smaller works without a lot of restrictions. The paintings needed to be compatible but not one big continuous scene.
    The scene that was selected was actually one of my paintings from my trip to Ireland. So I pulled out my photos from Ireland for inspiration. Once the small studies were approved I...
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