Author Archives: Daniela Balmaverde

About Daniela Balmaverde

Freelance artist

Painting Classes 21st – 25th November

Only few weeks left before the end of the term. In preparation of some life drawing we worked on one of my favourite subject: portrait. With the help of a grid everyone managed to get the proportion more or less … Continue reading

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Painting Classes 7th – 18th November

Here are few images featuring Lisbon and tram 28 that I painted as demonstrations in the classes. Perspective and cars were causing a lot of sighs in the class! The first two examples are painted in acrylic, the last two … Continue reading

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Book Cover for Feather and Bone by Ruth Carr

I am delighted and chuffed that Belfast poet Ruth Carr choose one of my painting for the cover of her new book: Feather and Bone. The book will be launched in December, look out for it!

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Othello II

Othello II. Tissue paper, acrylic gel medium, ink, watercolour and acrylic paint. Private commission.

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Painting Classes 15th – 28th October

Collage, ink and acrylic for the mix media painting below. Collage and ink are great help to add colour and texture to a portrait.   Below two images of rural buildings in watercolour.     These are a couple of … Continue reading

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Painting classes 30th September – 14th October

Last couple of weeks I was in the mood for painting water! Also everyone in the class enjoyed to work on semi-abstract landscape. Very interesting works as outcome, we will definitely keep working with abstraction.   Below are two seascapes … Continue reading

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Painting Classes 23rd-27th September 2017

From this week paintings: Seagull and water in acrylic:   Owl in Watercolour:   Old Bicycle in watercolour:   Stream and rocks in Watercolour:

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