Painting techniques

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Ceramic glaze

Ceramic glaze is an impervious layer or coating of a vitreous substance which has been fused to a ceramic body…

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Drip painting

Drip painting is a form of abstract art in which paint is dripped or poured on to the canvas. This…

4 years ago

Fresco painting

Fresco (plural frescos or frescoes) is a technique of mural painting executed upon freshly laid, or wet lime plaster. Water…

5 years ago

China painting

China painting, or porcelain painting, is the decoration of glazed porcelain objects such as plates, bowls, vases or statues. The…

5 years ago

Pointillism

Pointillism is a technique of painting in which small, distinct dots of color are applied in patterns to form an…

6 years ago

Trompe-l’œil

Trompe-l'œil (French meaning for "deceive the eye") is an art technique that uses realistic imagery to create the optical illusion…

6 years ago

Polychrome

Polychrome is the "'practice of decorating architectural elements, sculpture, etc., in a variety of colors." The term is used to…

6 years ago

Watercolor painting

Watercolor (American English) or watercolour (British English), also aquarelle (French), is a painting method in which the paints are made…

6 years ago

Action painting

Action painting, sometimes called "gestural abstraction", is a style of painting in which paint is spontaneously dribbled, splashed or smeared…

6 years ago

Nocturne painting

The nocturne is a pictorial genre consisting of the representation of scenes or landscapes set at night. Nocturne painting is…

6 years ago

Acrylic painting techniques

Acrylic painting is a pictorial technique born in relatively recent times. The paints are produced with colored powders (pigments) mixed…

6 years ago

Graffiti

Graffitiare writing or drawings that have been scribbled, scratched, or painted illicitly on a wall or other surface, often within…

6 years ago

Generative art

Generative art refers to art that in whole or in part has been created with the use of an autonomous…

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Pen Drawing

Pen Drawing or Pen painting is a painting technique used by seventeenth-century artists from the Dutch Republic. First the artist…

6 years ago

Sfumato

The sfumato is one of the pictorial techniques which produces, by glazes of a smooth and transparent texture, a vaporous…

7 years ago