Vincent Van Gogh Tribute
As a tribute to one of the worlds best known and loved painters I felt the urge to spend the day painting after and in the style of Vincent Van Gogh who was born on this day 163 years ago after he caught an infection in a wound from an incident where he shot himself.
Vincent Van Gough, his Style of Painting
There was only one man that made post-impressionisms what it became and no other artist or painter will ever take his style of painting and turn it into their own, however we will always strive to follow his brush strokes using his colour palette and to try to emulate him as best we can.
Paintings after and in the style of Vincent Van Gogh By Marc A Turner.
Landscape with Green Corn after Vincent Van Gogh by Marc A Turner
Portrait of Van Gogh by Marc A Turner
I painted this portrait of Vincent Van Gogh with his bleeding ear, he is in the arms of Rembrandt because Rembrandt had such an influence on Vincent Van Gogh from the day Vincent saw The Jewish Bride, it is said that he was transfixed to it and couldn’t move, he tried to work out how Rembrandt has achieved such a result by just making markes and not actually painting what was there. So not only amateur painters learn from the masters.
Painting in the style of Vincent Van Gogh
Still work to be done on the sun flowers as the paint is so thick it gets hard to work on, what a learning curb.