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Loosen Up Your Painting Podcast

Loosen Up Your Painting Podcast

By Malcolm Dewey
Join visual artist Malcolm Dewey with tips and advice on how to improve your painting. For beginners to advanced you will learn new ways to grow your painting fun and enjoyment. Find out more at
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How Important is Style to Your Painting Success? (#4)

Loosen Up Your Painting Podcast

Can the Internet Save Your Art Business?
As artists suffer losses from the world lockdown they may be looking to take their business online. But how many understand that this route is like building any business? It takes hard work and action. Plus learning new skills. Is it worth it? In this first episode in a business series I will be looking at important steps to take to give your online art business a better chance of success.
April 29, 2020
How to Get More Vibrant Paint Color (#6)
The first in a series of podcasts about improving your paint color. In this episode I talk about: The benefits of using a limited color palette; How experimenting with warm and cool versions of color opens up opportunities; How Claude Monet explored color through his series paintings; Why using thick paint is important More on the subject of color temperature in future episodes too. Give your ideas on vibrant color mixing too or ask questions for inclusion in future episodes. More on my blog at:
April 24, 2020
Top Tips for a Looser Painting Style (#5)
How to loosen up your painting style? Here are the top suggestions to try out. See the article and videos on my blog at
April 18, 2020
How Important is Style to Your Painting Success? (#4)
Are you worried about your style of painting? Is it necessary to change your style to meet the current trends? In this episode I take a look at what makes a painting great. What you should focus on to take your own paintings to higher levels.
July 24, 2018
How to Break the Cycle of Copying Paintings (#3)
Do you face the dilemma of deciding whether to copy another artist's painting or not? An artists asked this question recently. In this episode I take a closer look at this issue. Why is copying a problem and how to solve the issue. Also when copying is good for you too.
July 23, 2018
Acrylic Painting for Beginners - The Course (#2)
More about my new course for acrylic painters. Why I encourage beginners to use acrylics. Also my early stages of fine art painting and how acrylics helped me. More details here:
February 28, 2018
Loosen Up Your Painting Introduction #1
Welcome to Loosen Up Your Painting Podcast. A brief introduction about what this podcast is all about and what you can expect in the future.
February 23, 2018