Tim Eden | Artist - Blog Blog

Pint of Water Value Study

This small value study only happened after a surprising window of time opened up unexpectedly – I might get one, maybe two hours uninterrupted if things fell my way. Problem was I really hadn’t...

Victor Harbor Art Show

The Rotary Club of Victor Harbor’s Annual Art Show, Australia’s largest outdoor art exhibition with in excess of 1,300 paintings on display, is part of the culture of the lazy seaside town of Victor...

Skull Value Study 1

Painting from life and less from photo reference is something I aspire to do more of. I recently acquired on-line a life sized replica human skull to aid in another of my goals –...

DIY Floating Frame

In the past when entering one of my paintings into an art show, they have all been pieces painted onto stretched canvases. All that is generally required is some D-rings attached directly to the...

Twin Vessel Value Study

One of my goals for this year is to paint small and often. December was such a hectic month that it has actually been some time since I last held a brush in anger...

Plans for 2015

In the spirit of accountability and with the new year well and truly under way, I thought it worth writing down some plans for the coming year that I would like to achieve as...

2014 – A Year in Review

All in all, I feel 2014 was a pretty successful year. Sure, there is always the feeling that you should be further ahead, but if I was told at the start of this journey...

Daily Painting

Being the sponge for new ideas and information that I am, my curiosity was piqued during a recent podcast episode of Artists Helping Artists where co-host Carol Marine was discussing her new book “Daily...

Stay Stupid

One of the great things about being a kid was the endless possibilities open to you. When I was ten I wanted to be an astronaut and walk on the moon. There wasn’t a...

The Sound of Silence

It was good to get away for a couple of nights (consider it one full day really) for this years ‘Artist Retreat‘ and be completely absorbed in one solitary thought or deed without distraction...