Dover Beach Sketch Walk

The Power of Plein-Air Drawing

What is Plein-air? Here is what Google says; plein-airadjectiveadjective: plein-airdenoting or in the manner of a 19th-century style of painting outdoors, or with a strong sense of the open air, … Continue reading The Power of Plein-Air Drawing

Creating Art Through Steps

Have you ever bought or read a drawing book and spent time to try and figure out the different steps to get to a finished drawing? As a kid I … Continue reading Creating Art Through Steps

Art Class with Bruce Outridge

Success in Art is About Building Up Your Skills

I am not sure any of us thought we would be rolling into 2021 with a pandemic still in place and living under a full time lockdown as normal. However … Continue reading Success in Art is About Building Up Your Skills

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Improve Your Mind and Art While Social Distancing

I have to be creative to keep positive so creative improvement while social distancing is the goal. They way things are going I don’t see being able to go into … Continue reading Improve Your Mind and Art While Social Distancing

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Learn to Draw Animals-Online Art Instruction for Kids

In this video Bruce shows you how to draw a variety of reptiles from turtles and frogs to bears and birds. Draw along with Bruce as he shows you how … Continue reading Learn to Draw Animals-Online Art Instruction for Kids

Lake Walk Event June 2015

Keep Positive with an Artistic Attitude

Attitude is something we all will have to work on during this pandemic or any slow time of the year. Many artists go through slow times in their businesses from … Continue reading Keep Positive with an Artistic Attitude

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