• Thomas Faires
    Thomas Faires is now friends with Keith Thirgood.
    • December 7
  • Keith Thirgood
    Keith Thirgood wrote a new blog entry:
    • November 24
  • Keith Thirgood
    Keith Thirgood commented on Thomas Faires's blog entry: Thomas, if you like the look of that umbrella, we could go in together and order two. That way we would get free shipping. Then one of us could pick up their umbrella from the other. Just a thought.
    • November 23
  • Keith Thirgood
    Keith Thirgood commented on Thomas Faires's blog entry: When my students complain that making a sketch takes time away from painting, I remind them that two hours of painting a bad composition is a lot more wasteful than ten minutes of sketching one. And the sketch is a lot easier to fix. Solve your problems i...  more
    • November 23
  • Keith Thirgood
    Keith Thirgood added 10 photo(s) to the album Keith's paintings summer of 2017:
    Killarney Colour
    Killarney Dreaming
    From the Water
    Yet Another Island
    Deepening Shadows, Killarney
    Rock Faces Are Flat
    Carter Farm
    Kawartha Island
    Otonabee Nocturne
    • November 23
    • Keith Thirgood
      Birte Hella Love all of them --- rich in colour and design.
      • December 8
  • Keith Thirgood
    Keith Thirgood posted a topic in the forum Technical Challenges:
    • November 23
  • Keith Thirgood
    Keith Thirgood commented on Thomas Faires's blog entry: Hey Doug, I find that very few people can use their hands to frame a scene. They don't get the ratios right. They have difficulty finding the same ratio and positioning each time they try to view the scene again after putting a few marks on their sketch. ...  more
    • November 23
  • Keith Thirgood
    Keith Thirgood commented on Thomas Faires's blog entry: Places used to sell a large umbrella with a tripod base. Very stable. However, I haven't seen one for sale in a couple of years, even online. However, the best portaable umberella for painters i've seen is this one, sold on on Amazon.ca https://www.amazon...  more
    • November 22
  • Keith Thirgood
    Keith Thirgood commented on Thomas Faires's blog entry: Hey Thomas, thanks for this. A couple of my students asked if there was such an app. Now I know. I suspect it will not be allowed in competitions, as they usually forbid photo references, and that would be considered a photo reference. I use the Guerilla ...  more
    • November 21
  • Keith Thirgood
    Keith Thirgood created a new event:
    Art Day in the Rouge
    • August 31