Oil Pastel Painting By Famous Artists

Oil pastels, or wax crayons are an art medium that is a stick mixture of colored pigment mixed with an oil and wax binder. The surface of an oil pastel painting can remain rather sticky which makes it harder to seal in the paint so that it doesn’t smear. You can apply a special fixative… Continue Reading


From Fat Mona Lisa To Abu Ghraib – Fernando Botero’s Famous Paintings

Often referred to as the “most Colombian” artist of the 20th and 21st centuries, Fernando Botero boasts a very distinctive signature style, typically referred to as Boterismo. The artist enjoys using large, over-the-top means of expression, using his often grossly exaggerated depictions of people and objects to offer up political and social commentary on the… Continue Reading