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Painting Pears Demonstration video
March 16, 2017
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Table of Contents

* How to Paint Pears

* Secret Knowledge lost tools found

* Richard Robinson's Color Mixing

* The Flemish Method of painting.

* My Latest Paintings

* My New FaceBook page!

Here's your latest edition of Easy Oils Blast! A blast of new information, paintings and demonstrations in oil painting.

So lets get started with some really great information!

How to paint pears demonstration.

So, a new demonstration using a mixture that helps eliminate brush strokes and get that one coat finish. Well, you know me, I can't finish a painting in one coat!

The mixture allows you to get really good coverage, so, if you are plein air painting or would like to complete a painting in a more direct method, this mixture will help.

Lots of photo's and a film to see the process. And also the recipe for this amazing tip!

Pears painting demonstration

Secret tools rediscovered

The comparator mirror, a rediscovered tool

OK, so you are here to see a fascinating tool, that has been around for hundreds of years, but alas, and again, not much of this is shown in your modern art schools of today. There are schools, however, that do continue to explore and teach methods used by the masters. (I have a few films below that show where it is taught) This article I hope will educate and inspire you to discover more.

There are a number of videos on this subject. I have included a number of links to them within the article, and hopefully, their owners will keep them up for a long time. Because they are You Tube links, some may drop out as time goes on. If you find a bad link, send me a quick email so that I may try to find a similar video in future. As for now, enjoy the videos, they will help you better understand and give you a deeper knowledge of the subject.

Click the link below to read more on this article:

How to use the comparator mirror


Richard Robinsons New Workshops

Richard sent me an email on some exciting new workshops he now has available. Not sure if the sale is finished, but I thought I would include them here. I continue to learn tidbits when I study his course on Color Mixing.

Richard Roberts Mastering Color Page


The Flemish Method of painting!

And of course, I have to include a shameless plug for what I think is a great resource for those starting out in oil painting. Click the link to go to the information page on this great offer!
Get these while you can. Landscapes are always a hot item to sell. Learn one of the methods I use here.

New Paintings Email Signup

Below is a link to my Fine Art Website dedicated to just my new paintings! I also have a blog about those paintings, and the story behind their creation. Please join me in signing up for this email/newletter that will keep you posted of my latest works!

Click here to jump over and sign up!

As always, I promise no spam, just beautiful paintings and why I painted them. (And sometimes the "how" I painted them)

I also have a free gift for you when you sign up with some of my art!

Below are some of the new paintings that are available.

Delmus Phelps Fine Art site


I do post a great deal of what I'm actually doing in the studio/gallery daily! So follow along with me to see new work as it happens.

Follow me on INSTAGRAM "@delmus_phelps_fine_art" to see some of those pictures as I work.

Sorry for all the underscores. I'm a baby boomer, and once I set up the account, my kids reminded me of what a pain it is to add those underscores to find me. I then reminded them they hey, follow me, and you won't have to keep typing that mess in. I'll just appear in your feed.

They were impressed.

Who said you can't teach an ol dog new tricks?

My New FaceBook page! Pinterest?, Facebook? Twitter? and all that jazz!

I've created a new Facebook Page! Would you come and see it? It's all about my new paintings and my travels in creating them. I hope you will join me! Just "like" the page to have my new works added to your Facebook timeline or news-feed.

This really is a great resource, as I find new techniques and other interesting art, I will post them to the Facebook Page. And of course, more of my hillbilly humor is thrown in for free!

Delmus Phelps Fine Art facebook page

What are they all about? This is a social media site similar to facebook, or tweeter, but it's based on images only. This is an artist's dream! Soooo many pictures, but not enough time to see them all.

The buttons above send you to my page, but once your registered, you'll have your own page to set up and start collecting your favorite images!

If you really like a painting or image found on the site (Easy Oil Techniques), feel free to push that little button underneath the image!

It will post the image to the Pinterest site. You do need to go through a simple registration process, but you will not be disappointed. The pictures available are simple amazing and will truly get your creative juices flowing with ideas for your next painting project!



Facebook Like it please!

Don't forget the great addition to the site is the Facebook application!

If you're a Facebook Fan, then you'll appreciate this. You can "like" a page, and comment on it's contents so your Facebook friends can see what all the hub-bub is about, and where you spend your valuable hours learning on how to paint great things!

Spread the word! Click on the like buttons and give me your comments on the site! You don't even have to leave the site, it's all right there for your convenience.

And our readers love 'em!

Also, in the upper right hand corner of most pages, you can find my Facebook page, and follow along activities that I post in-between ezine issues.

I'm now on Twitter! I find that if you reply to me rather then direct message (DM), I'll be able to find you easier. I get so much spam these days, I rarely check my direct messages in twitter any longer.

You can follow me, and I'll follow you back, but do reply to me that you are following so's I can follow you back! just tweet an "@delmus" in your tweet box!

Follow me on Twitter

Well I hope the information was useful to you. Future ezines will be in a similar format, just different information.

Let me know what you think! Have I helped you in any way? Twitter me, or drop me an email. I would love to see some of your work!

Till next time!

This is Delmus Phelps wishing you a happy painting day!

PS

If you missed the 1st issue of the ezine, you can get it here, Ezine Back Issues.

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