WiRD Art Journal, a list of useful ART-icles!
Here in the WiRD Art Journal, we hope to keep you updated with current works, live painting events, exhibitions, news and information we hope you find useful. Scroll down to find a list of ART-icles we have written, from tips and tricks to finding the right frame for your painting or how to get the best from working with an artist.
On occasion, pieces are created which are to be given as a gift. In these cases the information about the piece will be pretty minimal, as we would never wish to spoil a surprise! For other pieces, we shall do our best to upload images of the progress of the piece, so long as Will remembers to photograph the stages. He has a tendency to get so involved in the image, that he forgets to pick up the camera!
Find out how to get the most out of your commission! Unique Art, created just for you is an extra special gift. But how do you work with an Artist? It can be incredibly rewarding and satisfying, especially when the process is smooth and easy! Here are some simple steps on how to make it a wonderful experience that you will cherish forever.
A question which comes up many times about my airbrushed portrait painting’s is ‘How do you make it look so real!?’. Well, depending on whether the question is aimed at technique or the actual ability to paint, this can be a tricky question!
Check out the latest works still on the easel and follow along as they progress.
So, you have bought or commissioned a wonderful airbrushed painting. It is a beautiful addition to your home, adding a touch of distinction to your room. Only, now how do you keep it pristine? Acrylic painting care is easy when you know how!
At least that is so in my own interpretation! I firmly believe in art invoking the emotions and being a cause for discussion and there are many times that some works have done this for me. After reading an article about submissions for the Turner prize, many memories were stirred up around my feeling on modern art. Find out more……
The Home show in March 2016 saw the first time that WiRD Art had airbrushed outside of the studio. Thank you so much for those of you who joined us at the Home Show and Wine Festival, it was an absolute pleasure to meet with so many kind people at the events.
Now you have purchased a fine work of Art, how do you best display it!? With the help of Kamloops based framing company, Access Picture framing, here is some great information on how to make your new painting pop!
What do you need to do your job well? What are the basic requirements needed to complete your work? One of the main factors required for anyone would be information. Without the best information, we would stumble through the process, or project, and the results would be less than perfect. Find out what great reference can do for an Artist!
Here at WiRD Art, we are mad on airbrushing! All our creations are about 90% airbrushed, then finished with hand detailing using a good ‘ol paintbrush. But what is an airbrush!?
We are proud of our accomplishments and wish to share the news with you. We truly appreciate the support and recognition in what we do here. Thank you.