Painting critique – giraffe in acrylics – art tips w/ Lachri

Today’s critique comes from artist Chihiro. This was painted in acrylics in a sketchbook. I’ve got a couple of tips on helping to make your own paintings and drawings even more realistic.

As always, I am in no way claiming that my tips are the only way to do things. These are just some pieces of advice that I would offer to my own students.

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Time lapse and speed painting tutorials and demonstrations by award winning artist Lachri. Learn how to paint portraits, surreal landscapes, pets, lions, tigers, and birds…pretty sure a Wizard of OZ reference should be made right about now. Get tips and watch techniques for working in acrylic and oil paint, carbon pencil, graphite and colored pencil.

This video was shot using the Canon VIXIA HF G20 HD camcorder.


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