What to say about a painting

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what to say about a painting

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Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "painting" Showing of It defeats the purpose. The meaning is only clear thorough the search. The pictures they paint, the music they compose, the books they write, and the lives they lead.

Asking the deceptively simply question: "What makes painting a good work of art? Here are some of the responses on the topic. In my opinion great art can be any style or technique or level of skill, but to qualify as great it has to create a substantial amount of activity in the viewer's mind or heart. Good art can be a matter of good concept or excellent skills in execution, but I think great art touches the mind, heart or soul of the viewer. I will give you an example. My year-old grandmother has one of my earlier paintings on her wall in a nursing home It is a painting of my grandfather her husband who passed away years ago walking down to the ocean to his boat in Newfoundland from a small cabin on a hill above the sea. I personally never appreciated the piece.

Useful Words to Know:

To talk about paintings, and art in general, you need the vocabulary to describe, analyze, and interpret what you're seeing. Thinking of the right words becomes easier the more art terms you know, which is where this list comes in.

Painters, no matter what they paint, are united in a love for creating. Painting makes our days better and gives us an incredible outlet for capturing the way we see the world. There are definitely tell-tale signs that mark us as painters, too. Here are 10 ways to tell if you are a painter. And, be sure to leave a comment below telling us what we missed! I think your three-quarter pose could be perfect for a portrait.

When selling your art, the verbal description is just as important as the visuals. Thorough, thought provoking descriptions are an essential piece of the selling puzzle. These descriptions tell the average person more about the piece. Supposing you studied art and its history in a formal setting, then you probably learned the proper way to describe your artwork. Mainly, the visual elements including form, composition, medium, techniques, and subject matter. Your duty as a successful artist is to not only make a person feel through your work, but also make them feel through your words.


  1. Selmadinet says:

    To talk about paintings, and art in general, you need the right words to of it, you' d probably tell them the subject of the painting quite early on.

  2. Jeuel N. says:

    There are many instances in life where you can find yourself ill-at-ease.

  3. Ila G. says:

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