Vincent van Gogh I created this film of the Life of Vincent Van Gogh (35 minutes in length) for use in schools, art societies and art groups. It is suitable for children from around the age of 7 or 8 years old upwards. The film covers all the major aspects of Vincent Van Gogh’s life […]

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This short art history video covers 10 facts you did not know about the Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh. The 10 facts about Van Gogh’s life covers his prodigious letter writing to his brother Theo who financed the last years of Vincent’s life. Starting out as an art dealer Vincent did not start painting until […]

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In this art tutorial created using a Nikon D7100, l explain, step by step using my vast teaching experience, how to draw sunflowers from the side using simple shapes and light and shade to create a tonal drawing. I also show how to create a twisted leaf from a simple number 8. the video is aimed at […]

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In this art video tutorial, created using my Nikon D7100, I explain step by step how to draw a sunflower. The drawing is created using simple shapes and drawn from the front. I  also demonstrate how to make petals look curved and twisted by simply drawing a number ‘8’. With the addition of light and […]

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In this art tutorial I use acrylic paint to show you how to paint sunflowers with the passion Van Gogh might have used. Using a couple of simple techniques with the brush, I demonstrate how you can effectively create powerful looking sunflowers easily. These techniques can be used with oil paint and thick poster type paints found […]

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