The School of Den Hague Artists

The School of Den Hague artists! They dared to dream of muddied terrain. Surf crashing on wide sandy beaches. Distant bursts of light. Shafts of sun crashing through a skylight in the grey clouds. They called it ‘Tegenlicht’. Against the light. That’s what it means. At the centre of the…

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Preamble to Tonal Drawing Workshop

Every artist lives today in a modern and a postmodern world. It is called a ‘postmodern’ world because ‘modern’ moved on in the late 1960s. Commentators decided on behalf of the entire world to label new fashions as postmodern. They ushered in the ‘anything goes & the audience does not…

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Analysis of Yupo synthetic sheets

Yupo is a synthetic paper with a huge attitude. In brief a sheet of Yupo is robust and tough. It will not tear or rip unless nicked to begin a break. It is commonly used on produce labels, tags and signs in industry and many other areas like bank notes…

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