Millions of tourists stand in amazement in front
of Italy’s great Renaissance frescoes, rich with colour and reflective of the immense talent of
era’s great masters. What these awe-struck
visitors cannot typically see, however, are the essential drawing components underneath
that brilliant, colourful surface.
Just as every great painting comes from a diligent sketch, every remarkable fresco begins as an artfully rendered cartoon that, when transferred into a sinopia drawing, serves as the fresco’s foundation
For contemporary artist Marijah Bac Cam, art is a window into the soul. Her works in charcoal brilliantly unveil portions of her personality that resonate on both an individual and universal level. Invoking in her compositions the visual choreography
The Foundation of the Foremost Renaissance Frescoes Millions of tourists stand in amazement in front of Italy’s great Renaissance frescoes, rich with color and reflective of the immense talent of era’s great masters. What these awe-struck visitor
Continuing our new “Contemporary Charcoals” blog series, up this week is the showcase of the remarkable work of artist Marion Costentin. A native of France who is currently working in Berlin, Germany, Costentin’s emotionally evocative charcoal
Features artists from all over the world, techniques, tips and strategies to create fine art.
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