Preview of paintings

original oil painting by angie brooksby

Here is a preview of some of the paintings already for sale at the gallery. 

Live painting painting demonstration 16 and 17 April.

Carré d’artistes – 66, rue Saint André des Arts, 75006 

Tél. : 01 43 25 61 72
Email : parissaintgermain@carredartistes.com

Panting process of a Parisian cityscape

Painting of Paris by Brooksby
work in progress for a new Parisian painting

This is one of the Parisian cityscapes I’m currently working on.

I use oil paint. After drawing the cartoon, I block in colors using a very liquid mix of pigments that I mix on the palette and my own secret medium.  The medium is ninety percent odorless thinner. After blocking in the colors I cover the canvas with a wash, also very liquid. These three steps take three days. Each layer has to dry before the next can be applied. Continue reading