Painting Bay Front Marina

Bruce Teaches Geese to Paint at Bay Front Marina

I had interesting students in this video as I painted Bay Front Marina in Hamilton Ontario. Check it out! About the Artist Bruce Outridge Productions offers custom illustration and design … Continue reading Bruce Teaches Geese to Paint at Bay Front Marina

The importance of drawing stick figures

Almost every event I draw at people tell me the same thing, “I can’t draw stick figures.” To be honest I thing stick figures are overrated but they are a … Continue reading The importance of drawing stick figures

Bruce Outridge Productions Studio

Improve your art with a dedicated space

I recently reorganized my own studio to be more efficient and productive. I find I am doing this about once per year now as our business grows and changes. I … Continue reading Improve your art with a dedicated space

Copyright Infringement on Beach Sketch

I got a bit of a shock yesterday when a lifeguard friend here in Barbados showed me a piece of art that someone had printed off and was trying to … Continue reading Copyright Infringement on Beach Sketch

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Giving the Gift of Art for Christmas

Have you ever given yourself a present through the gift of art? Life is so rushed these days that we don’t get time to slow down and enjoy it. I … Continue reading Giving the Gift of Art for Christmas

Improve Your Art by Sketching Outdoors

Improve Your Art by Sketching Outdoors It’s finally here, Spring, Summer, or whatever season we happen to be in, the point is that it is time to get outdoors. If … Continue reading Improve Your Art by Sketching Outdoors

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Bruce sketches Paletta Mansion in Burlington

With the weather getting nicer I just had to get out and do some sketching so I have created another Sketch Walk at Paletta Mansion. In this episode I draw … Continue reading Bruce sketches Paletta Mansion in Burlington

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Online Art Classes are a Way to Get Kids involved in Art Early

Most children get introduced to art an early age in the form of paper and crayons. It’s a way of letting them explore ideas and the world around them. Once … Continue reading Online Art Classes are a Way to Get Kids involved in Art Early

Tips for Sketching on Location

Art tip-Sketching on Location When sketching on location choosing a spot to sketch can be a daunting task so here are things to look for when choosing a location. Subject: … Continue reading Tips for Sketching on Location

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Warm up with your art before diving into drawing important projects

How important is the warm up sketch before drawing that big picture? Every athlete knows the importance of warming up before a game or event. In fact the professional athletes … Continue reading Warm up with your art before diving into drawing important projects

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Improve Your Child’s Creativity with Art Supplies

Go into any office supply store and you will see a flurry of activity in the back to school section. Sale prices are all around and there will be many … Continue reading Improve Your Child’s Creativity with Art Supplies

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Find out how Bruce got started in art!

This video shows the progression of Bruce Outridge Productions and how I started my business using my trucking background. This presentation is similar to one that I offer at career … Continue reading Find out how Bruce got started in art!