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Dutch Floral Painting
Dutch Floral Painting

By LACA SG

The History of Floral Painting Throughout history, flowers have been the subject matter in many artists' works since the Medieval period. A lily symbolizes purity in the painting of ‘The...
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Outdoor Painting (en plein air)
Outdoor Painting (en plein air)

By LACA SG

En Plein Air or Plein Air painting (better known as Outdoor Painting) is a popular Art practice since 19th century. John Constable (1776-1837), one of the pioneering artists of landscape painting, started painting outdoors in 1813 (Tate), capturing the scenic views of his English Countryside.
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Finding your Own Voice in Art
Finding your Own Voice in Art

By LACA SG

Throughout history, Artists have been making waves, chartering unknown paths in creating masterpieces that will stand out from others or if possible, to break away from their ancestral routes of Art making. 
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Debunking Top 3 Myths of Oil Painting
Oil Painting Class

By LACA SG

MYTH 01: Oil Painting is expensive. Growing up, Oil painting was never meant for the general public. It is not for the fainthearted, and only the rich and upper class...
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The Art of Still Life
The Art of Still Life

By LACA SG

In every generation, we see different approach in Still Life paintings. From the realistic Flemish paintings to post-impressionist Vincent Van Gogh signature thick strokes to Pablo Picasso & Paul Cezanne’s own stylized approach toward Still Life. One can see how much transformation and creativity one can achieve through this one-single genre – Still Life.
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Artists and their Use of Colours
Artists and their Use of Colours

By LACA SG

Long before synthetic colours came into existence, colour pigments were grinded from natural substances for artists’ use. Artists in those days, had to work with limited colour palettes to produce their masterpieces. Artists and their use/choice of colours had to be closely associated with trends and technology. Akin to fashion, Artists used colours that were novel in the market and they would go at all costs to acquire the colour pigments. Here we are to uncover some fun and interesting facts about colour that might just surprise you!
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Is Art only reserved for the talented? Or can Art be learned?
Is Art only reserved for the talented? Or can art be learned? | LACA

By LACA SG

Is Art reserved only for the talented? Or can Art be learned? Back in Secondary Schools, it is mandatory for students to take this subject - Art. Some love it while others shun away from it. “I am bad at this subject”, “I cant draw”, “He is more talented than me.” As we enter into adulthood, we will hear voices from the public, “I failed Art in Secondary School”. The same old words repeat on its own.
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Dutch Floral Painting
Dutch Floral Painting

By LACA SG

The History of Floral Painting Throughout history, flowers have been the subject matter in many artists' works since the Medieval period. A lily symbolizes purity in the painting of ‘The...
Read more
The Art of Still Life
The Art of Still Life

By LACA SG

In every generation, we see different approach in Still Life paintings. From the realistic Flemish paintings to post-impressionist Vincent Van Gogh signature thick strokes to Pablo Picasso & Paul Cezanne’s own stylized approach toward Still Life. One can see how much transformation and creativity one can achieve through this one-single genre – Still Life.
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Outdoor Painting (en plein air)
Outdoor Painting (en plein air)

By LACA SG

En Plein Air or Plein Air painting (better known as Outdoor Painting) is a popular Art practice since 19th century. John Constable (1776-1837), one of the pioneering artists of landscape painting, started painting outdoors in 1813 (Tate), capturing the scenic views of his English Countryside.
Read more
Artists and their Use of Colours
Artists and their Use of Colours

By LACA SG

Long before synthetic colours came into existence, colour pigments were grinded from natural substances for artists’ use. Artists in those days, had to work with limited colour palettes to produce their masterpieces. Artists and their use/choice of colours had to be closely associated with trends and technology. Akin to fashion, Artists used colours that were novel in the market and they would go at all costs to acquire the colour pigments. Here we are to uncover some fun and interesting facts about colour that might just surprise you!
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Finding your Own Voice in Art
Finding your Own Voice in Art

By LACA SG

Throughout history, Artists have been making waves, chartering unknown paths in creating masterpieces that will stand out from others or if possible, to break away from their ancestral routes of Art making. 
Read more
Is Art only reserved for the talented? Or can Art be learned?
Is Art only reserved for the talented? Or can art be learned? | LACA

By LACA SG

Is Art reserved only for the talented? Or can Art be learned? Back in Secondary Schools, it is mandatory for students to take this subject - Art. Some love it while others shun away from it. “I am bad at this subject”, “I cant draw”, “He is more talented than me.” As we enter into adulthood, we will hear voices from the public, “I failed Art in Secondary School”. The same old words repeat on its own.
Read more
Debunking Top 3 Myths of Oil Painting
Oil Painting Class

By LACA SG

MYTH 01: Oil Painting is expensive. Growing up, Oil painting was never meant for the general public. It is not for the fainthearted, and only the rich and upper class...
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