Cezanne: Apples, 1878

This striking still life by Cezanne is a masterpiece of composition.

Seven almost identical objects (like the major scale in western music) arranged in a strong rhythm.

This piece is an ideal one to scale up to a larger canvas as it's decorative and unfussy.

Cezanne: Apples, 1878

Cezanne: Apples, 1878
One of my renditions.

Monet: Meadow with Poplars, 1875

Learn to paint Monet: Meadow with Poplars, 1875 at Inglis Academy.

In this painting we get the opportunity to practice the relaxed arm technique which enables the rapid painting of hundreds of vertical strokes. This gives the effect of swaying grass flowing like a river through the fore and mid-ground.

Monet: Meadow with Poplars, 1875 Monet: Meadow with Poplars, 1875 Monet: Meadow with Poplars, 1875
Here are paintings by students. Everybody gets a good result at Inglis Academy! How is that? Well, the method is so good!

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