How to paint like a 19th-century master

The 19th century was a wonderful time for art. Artists were held in high regard and the public were educated about art. There was a very high level of skilled technique on display thanks to the rigorous academic training available.

Artists such as Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Frederic Leighton and William-Adolphe Bouguereau created works of great beauty, classicism and elegance and drew upon inspirations found in contemporary life, but especially antiquity. 

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Howard has worked in the video game industry as a concept artist and art director. He has also freelanced on properties like Magic: the Gathering and Warcraft, as well as a fine artist for galleries.