Trompe l’Oeil class for beginners by artist Tatiana Rugers. Progress.

Trompe l’Oeil is one of my favorite styles of painting. It is French term and means “fool the eye”. Or often it is also called “art of Illusions”. I designed that beginner Trompe l’Oeil class for my private student . It’s a lot to learn and veery technical at the beginning classes but these absolutelyContinue reading “Trompe l’Oeil class for beginners by artist Tatiana Rugers. Progress.”

Interview with artist Tatiana Rugers at Tampa magazine.

A new interview just was posted by Tampa Voyage: read about Tampa Bay artist Tatiana Rugers Acquire my work-> or learn: How to commission a portrait-> Acquire my work-> or learn: How to commission a portrait->

“Lunch in Paris”. Painting progress steps.

Steps of progress of that painting in the blog below. Every time when I start any painting or a portrait I have some idea of colors and composition but not all 100%. During painting process I might change colors and some elements of composition. Like in the case of that portrait. The idea to addContinue reading ““Lunch in Paris”. Painting progress steps.”

Starting progress of a new portrait. A Tampa legend and visionary.

Many years ago I took a photo of that great man and our friend . It was at the wine festival black tie dinner. A true legend and visionary. Sketching and the progress of underpainting is on that photo. I promise to post more info about that great man after I finished his portrait. ToContinue reading “Starting progress of a new portrait. A Tampa legend and visionary.”