Fantasy Art Themes

Painting is a art of using paints, pigments or color in a picture or it is a good way to make up everyone’s living room, bedroom, reception areas or any spaces. There are various types of paintings which attracts everyone from small aged people to the old one who looks at once. It is a manner of creative thinking commonly applied to the bottom with brush and other executives such as knives, sponges, air brushes can be used.

Oil paintings:

Oil painting is one of the favorite method of painters and it is the process of applying paintings with pigments by using drying oils. For this painting people use boiled oil with resins (for eg, linseed oil boil with resin like pine) . Nowadays oil paintings are the most important emerging technology for creating artworks as a power and its widely known.Oil-painting-9

Watercolour paintings:

Children usually likes watercolor painting to do their project works or even home works which is most attractive to all. Watercolor paintings are always filmy and shiny because of the natural color matter or pigments which lies down. It consists of ingredients like pigment which might be a natural or synthetic , honey as additives, gum Arabic as a binder and solvent as substance.

Wax paintings :

The most desirable one for the kids who always scribbles anything with crayons and papers. You can do your wax painting done by using only 3 things – crayons, plain paper and the black paint. Draw your picture first with pencil so that you can erase the wrong one after that give an outline with crayons and color it with pale or light color crayons. Avoid using black, navy blue and brown color because these Bright colors will not stand out against black paint background. After doing crayon work use your black paint and color it wholly because the black pain will never stick with the crayon work you have done already. Leave it for sometimes so that it dries out and then clip it and praise your work.peacock

Encaustic paintings :

Encaustic painting is nothing but hot wax painting using a heated beeswax in which colored pigments are added into it. Tools like metals and any other special brushes are used to give shapes to the paint before cools, or heated metal tools also used to operate the wax. Depends on your creative thinking the art or paintings will be admired more with amazing pictures.

Acrylic paintings :

For the beginners of both students or the professionals, acrylic paintings are the most preferable one because this is very thicker than the watercolor paints so tat we can easily work with. Because of thickness it quickly mix with other colors and easy to control when we painting on canvas and these paintings dries quickly and turns to plastic so if you made any mistakes you can easily right it within few minutes. Be careful and keeps your paint always wet otherwise it would be a toughest job for you to clean it up.

Painting is a great hobby to do from young age and it is considered as a great and a creative exercise for all kinds of people.


Saint George, a most famous legend or Patron Saint of England most of people never have an idea about this name, its sounds weird obviously! Because, he has been still popular by the story name of St George and the dragon, awesome story really believed by Christianity region people, many versions of St George and the dragon story is available but the root of all is common, in middle ages people usually called devils as dragons, St George slayed a dragon and rescued the princess, so people who belongs to the Christianity region believes this and every April 23rd especially England and America people celebrating as a St George day.

Apart from the history of the St George and the dragon in middle ages, later on this St George slaying the dragon picture is famous among art personnel, world popular Italian High Renaissance artist Raphael painting this under the name of St. George and the Dragon, now this artful painting in the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. Raphael embarked his career in painting by number of tiny cabinet paintings, these tiny cabinet paintings helps to show full-length figures at a small scale. Among plenty of Raphael’s cabinet paintings we can consider most famous St George in the Louvre, and the Vision of a Knight in the National Gallery in London.

Raphael’s St George and the dragon painting done by oil on wood type painting, which is very prestigious medium in Greece and Rome and very old too. Giovanni Bellini, Tintoretto, Gustave Moreau, Peter Paul Rubens, Brian Whelan, Edward Burne-Jones and other artists also practiced St George and the dragon painting. St George and the dragon not only well known by painting, it is also known by Sculptures, you can find this historic Sculptures in Open Air Museum in Cosenza, Storkyrkan in Stockholm, The Landmark Loews Movie Palace in Jersey City and more. Saint George and the Dragon is really a legendary and historic painting.(image by carlm1066)9528218411_d988fbdf5e_z

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