• Three Tips to Paint Like a French Impressionist

    8 days ago - By Fine Art Tips

    Modern-day French Impressionist, Valerie Collymore grew up in the south of France, so honoring the traditions of the 19th-century French Impressionists comes easily.
    Valerie grew up experiencing and painting some of the same landscapes and seascapes that inspired Renoir, Monet, Cezanne, and Van Gogh.
    Today Valerie expresses her artistic sensations through the use of color and movement by using texture, exciting edges and dynamic brushstrokes, and palette knife markings.
    Following in the French Impressionists' footsteps, Valerie places great emphasis on capturing the light of a scene during...
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