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Learning to Paint in Nigeria

How Do I Become a Painter? Painting is easy - you just have to know how to get started. Learning to paint is often a seemingly difficult thing for beginners in Nigeria and other parts of Africa. This article explains how to get started painting. You will also find a few helpful tips and tricks […]

13 December 20217 minutes to read

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An Introduction to Acrylic Painting

An Introduction to Acrylic painting It’s always great to have a creative outlet, a way to express your personality through different mediums. Acrylic painting is a perfect way to express yourself visually, and a great hobby to keep you entertained when you need a break from the constant stimulation of technology. What is Acrylic Paint? […]

15 January 20207 minutes to read

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An Introduction to Oil Painting

All a Beginner Needs to Know about Oil Painting We’re guessing you’re here because you want to stand alongside some of history’s geniuses of oil painting. You want to be rubbing shoulders with Van Gogh, Rembrandt, Vermeer, and Da Vinci, in the pantheon of the greatest oil painters of all time. Or maybe not; maybe […]

6 December 20196 minutes to read

How to Paint with Watercolours

Learning How to Paint Using Watercolours Some people think that, in the art world, watercolour paints are the equivalent of swimming in the kiddie pool. How many of you can recall sitting at a table, early in your primary education, gleefully smearing cerulean blue and cadmium yellow on a piece of craft paper, ostensibly depicting […]

10 October 20197 minutes to read

Want to Learn How to Paint?

Learn to master this ancient art with our professional painting tutors and enthusiasts. Whether you’re looking to start a new hobby or pick up the paint brushes to begin an artistic career, you can perfect your skills thanks to Supeprrof.

Superprof is the go-to place for painting teachers, with over 1000 painting tutors giving painting classes both online and in person. Check their profiles if you want to learn how to paint.

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Who Are The Famous Female Painters?

Behind the Brush: Women Artists When one thinks of famous artworks, it is generally those from – or inspired by the Italian Renaissance that come to mind. To wit, two of the most famous paintings in the world, The Last Supper and the Mona Lisa, which were both painted by the same artist: Leonardo da […]

16 September 20197 minutes to read

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Famous Painters and Paintings

Renowned Paintings and the Masters that Rendered Them Think back to your days of studying art history: which artists and art movements featured in your curriculum? Surely you learned about the big names but what about Artemisia Gentileschi – unusual for being female in the male-dominated world of Italian Renaissance art? What about Paul Cezanne […]

6 September 20197 minutes to read

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The Greatest Paintings of All Time

Discover the Biggest Names in Art History “Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” - Pablo Picasso A good number of us have art in our homes. While contemporary art may not be everyone’s cup of tea, there are a lot of people who enjoy the classic art that you can […]

29 May 20197 minutes to read

Which are the best art galleries in the world?

The World’s Greatest Art Galleries

The Most Important Art Museums and Galleries in the World If you love art, you’ll have probably already visited an art gallery to see decorative arts, contemporary art, modern art, sculpture, or even the masters. Famous paintings are all over the world, but there are a number of museums that are home to incredible masterpieces […]

28 May 20197 minutes to read

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Where Can I Learn How to Paint?

A Guide to Art Classes and Painting Lessons in the UK 'Begin by learning to draw and paint like the old masters. After that, you can do as you like; everyone will respect you.' ― Salvador Dalí In the UK, you have the luxury of being able to take a stroll through the city and discovering […]

22 June 201811 minutes to read