Artwork by Frans Arend Kamp, Web Art Academy student
After more than 50 years of a now and than painting as a hobby, I wanted to improve my skills having be a “Medium” class painter up to than. After a big investigation on Internet, I have decided for the Web Art Academy.
A big change for me was, that I have learned to be much more accurate in all aspects of making a painting.
My reason for joining the art course was to learn more about art supplies, the history of art and different art styles, so that I could grow as an artist.
My skills before I took the course, I’d say were pretty decent, but I wanted to expand my skills and I felt limited by only being self taught.
I wanted to learn from someone that had knowledge and who had studied the old masters, which is what I myself always had wanted to do.
“Thank you Natalie for your helpful critique.”
I have only picked up the paint brush …… as well as pencil for drawing…. about a year ago, although coloring was a favorite as a child. I actually stumbled into it because I was thinking to write a children’s book and thought about drawing out my characters. Well the characters came out pretty good, then I tried some other things to draw, my dog, my kids, etc. Writing a book quickly fell out of my head as I couldn’t get enough of drawing so I tried doing charcoal drawings ( which I like a lot) then I tried pastels, then watercolor, then acrylic and finally oil ( fell in love with oil). Went through all those stages within a…
Artwork and review from Susan Godden, Web Art Academy graduate. Dear Web Art Academy Team. My art skills prior to your Fine Art Course, were achieved by attending different schools and courses, never quite knowing if the information I received was correct. The reason I enrolled with the Web Art Academy was because I wanted to understand how the old Masters worked, and I wanted a classical education. Also I liked Natalie’s way of painting and the way of teaching on the videos. The course is not boring and with good instruction, so you can develop in your own way. I have learned so much from the Web Art Academy. I used to smudge all my drawings, also made shinny…
Artworks by Donald Fowler
I have learned more in this online course than I could ever imagine.
This course went above and beyond what I expected from it, I couldn’t be happier.
I look at the old master paintings with a new perspective and understanding thanks to this course…