Ken Davies Art Instruction Video: At Home, At Work (92 minutes; oil) "Trompe L'oeil" DVD

Ken Davies Art Instruction Video: At Home, At Work (92 minutes; oil)
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Ken Davies Art Instruction Video: At Home, At Work (92 minutes; oil) "Trompe L'oeil".
Ken Davies describes and demonstrates his techniques from “Trompe L'oeil“ through American Still Life to “white interior abstractions.” Mr. Davies‘ tape is an intimate visit with an extraordinary artist. Some of Ken‘s best-loved lessons from the Paier School of Art are included in the many demonstrations on this full-length video.
Includes 3 demonstrations; the artist shows his still life setups, and explains his philosophy and methods. There is a thorough studio tour.

Ken Davies was the Dean of the Paier School of Art 1958-1978. He has had several one man shows and has been invited to exhibit in several group shows, including at the National Academy of Design, The Whitney Museum of Art, The San Francisco Museum, the Detroit Institute of Art, the Yale University Art Gallery, and the Butler Institute. Ken has designed several stamps and his work is collected by corporations, including General Mills, International Harvester, and Austin Nichols & Co. Mr. Davies is the author of two books on American still life, Trompe l'oeil painting, and sharp focus realism.


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markham ontario
December 01, 2011

The dvd was all about what it was promissed.Ken Davies demonstrates very interesting aspects of painting.There are very valuable informations on "At HOme ,At Work" dvd.

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CA
August 02, 2010

A bit disappointed really. I like Ken Davies' work and all but the $50 seemed a bit much for this video. A bit dry on the technique part that's mentioned in the sale. He explains his thinking process for a still life set up but what's missing is the step by step or start to finish of a painting or demonstration. There's no mention of a color palette set up or what size brushes he uses or for that matter what products he prefers to use. Think it's best to look up both his books online and you'll be saving a lot of money. Again, this video was much too expensive for what was in it.