Artist Forum - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 15 of 15
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: TatyanaShurtz
Forum: Acrylic Painting   02-22-2017, 07:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 720
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
Did you try carefully sanding the surface?

Did you try carefully sanding the surface?
Forum: Oil Painting   02-20-2017, 07:18 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 363
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
Relocating to NYC to pursue artist's career?

Has anyone here made it in NYC (or any megapolice) as a successful painter. I mean, from scratch? I know it's possible, but does anyone have a story? What does it take? Persistence, willing to...
Forum: Oil Painting   02-07-2017, 06:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,771
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
Love the colors!

Love the colors!
Forum: Oil Painting   02-07-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 868
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
I think this is a very good portrait, especially...

I think this is a very good portrait, especially as a fist experience. Nice light and shadows distribution, The face is looking lovely and technically is just slightly off (the right eye placed a tad...
Forum: Graphite Drawing   02-07-2017, 07:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,613
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
:) Sure! And plagiarism is so cozy and...

:) Sure! And plagiarism is so cozy and non-challenging.
Forum: Graphite Drawing   02-06-2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,613
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
Using photos for reference and sheer copying are...

Using photos for reference and sheer copying are two different things. Especially if an artist copies photos someone else has taken. Not only it's pointless, but also wrong ethically. IMHO.
Forum: Graphite Drawing   02-06-2017, 02:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,613
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
But then any copier is an artist.

But then any copier is an artist.
Forum: Oil Painting   02-05-2017, 09:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,545
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
Thank you very much. I started painting at 40....

Thank you very much. I started painting at 40. When I got into it full time I didn't want to spare any of my precious time anywhere outside of my studio.
Forum: Oil Painting   02-05-2017, 09:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,545
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
Mats, I size my "raw" canvases with rabbit skin...

Mats, I size my "raw" canvases with rabbit skin glue. Like old masters used to do. Years passed, no paint peeling has been recorded, the colors are fresh and brilliant. :)

I absolutely agree with...
Forum: Oil Painting   02-05-2017, 09:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,545
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: Oil Painting   02-02-2017, 09:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,545
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
Interesting discussion, but a tad off the topic....

Interesting discussion, but a tad off the topic. What do you think of this painting, dear artists? :)

On another note, I didn't want to go to an art school, it was my choice to study on my own....
Forum: Oil Painting   02-01-2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,545
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
It may be so, I agree, but it's not about...

It may be so, I agree, but it's not about bragging, just a true statement. My viewers often ask where I got my education. Hence...
Forum: Oil Painting   02-01-2017, 06:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,545
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
I am taught. You don't believe in self-education?

I am taught. You don't believe in self-education?
Forum: Graphite Drawing   02-01-2017, 05:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,613
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
Technically, it's superb. But please tell me (and...

Technically, it's superb. But please tell me (and I don't mean to be disrespectful) why copy photographs? Doing so takes half of your credit off. No?
Forum: Oil Painting   02-01-2017, 05:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,545
Posted By TatyanaShurtz
on "Raw" canvas

What do you think, fellow artists?

I work on "raw" ungessoed canvas or linen. Favorite subject: something that doesn't exist in reality.
I am self taught 50 y.o. artist, have been painting for...
Showing results 1 to 15 of 15

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome