Alan Brain's Blog (9)

Polluting the Planet

Polluting the planet

Recent events made me focus and articulate my objections in paint

Added by Alan Brain on January 29, 2018 at 1:38am — No Comments

Paint a Series

Painting a series is tough but rewarding, see what I have to say and tell me what you think please

Added by Alan Brain on April 8, 2016 at 9:08pm — No Comments

Why Change a Painting

updated post on changing paintings Hope it interests you, your comments are very welcome

Added by Alan Brain on July 16, 2015 at 9:59pm — No Comments

simple paintings

I am trying to paint simple paintingssimple paintings from alan brain
 , it is hard

Added by Alan Brain on December 22, 2014 at 7:28pm — No Comments

Tooting My Horn

National canadian Exhibition

i have had a painting accepted to the annual exhibition of the Canadian Society Of Painters, feels good :)

Added by Alan Brain on October 4, 2014 at 4:56pm — No Comments


I just love the attitude of the Spanish gentleman 

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Added by Alan Brain on September 21, 2014 at 6:09pm — No Comments

very different paintings

I learnt to paint differently at an art class - but I was the tutor! :) click on url to see the results...…


Added by Alan Brain on February 24, 2014 at 11:22pm — No Comments

Painting Mother

My mother turned 90 just recently. After much thought on what to get her the obvious struck me - paint a painting for her. And so too was the subject matter = the things she loves most - us kids. Weell we are not kids so much as very mature adults now :) My sister and me that is.

Anyway, it was a struggle to make that painting and frankly I am not sure it is right even now. 

You may be…


Added by Alan Brain on January 27, 2014 at 9:43am — No Comments

Artists Tips that have Made a Difference

as artists we get lots of "advice" , a lot of it , for me anyway, is discarded or forgotten. But some sticks and influences what you do. I have collected my artists tips (click the link) and I would love to hear any that have made a difference for you…


Added by Alan Brain on December 2, 2013 at 11:44am — No Comments


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