Eric Bourdon will participate from 14 to 18 February 2018 to the Salon of French Artists, as part of the Art Capital exhibition, at the Grand Palais in Paris. Contact Eric Bourdon by email to request your free invitation to the exhibition (if there are any left!). The exhibited painting will be : Florist in Guernica.

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SALON OF THE SOCIETY OF FRENCH ARTISTS

 

     The Salon of French Artists inaugurates, as part of Art Capital, the calendar of major Parisian artistic events in 2018. Art Capital brings together 4 exhibitions : Salon Comparaisons, Salon of the Society of French Artists, Salon of Drawing and Watercolor Painting, and that of the Society of Independent Artists.

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Drawing improv from scratch

Published on 2017-11-28 by Eric Bourdon | Comment
Category(ies) : Videos


“Old doodle scratching himself” – Drawing improv from scratch
Video on Vimeo © Eric Bourdon

Creative doodling in 1 minute…

(video speed is 3x the real speed)

Other videos of improvised drawing by Eric Bourdon on Vimeo !
 

français eric bourdon  Dessin d’impro à rebrousse-poil

 

Portraits of artists in watercolor by Lovering

Published on 2017-11-13 by Eric Bourdon | Comment
Category(ies) : Painting


salvador dali paul lovering watercolor 440 eric bourdon

 

Paul Lovering on FineArtAmerica.com

 
 

     Paul Lovering is an independent artist and designer based in Edinburgh, Scotland. On the website FineArtAmerica.com, he displays his portraits of artists in watercolor : Spanish painter Salvador Dalí, French actress Sophie Marceau… But mostly rock stars and celebrities from the world of music : Joni Mitchell, Patti Smith, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Leonard Cohen, Freddie Mercury, Jim Morrison, David Bowie, Mick Jagger… Ask for the portraits of artists to be printed (even with acrylic) on various standard formats, or other proposed items. You can then fall asleep on your ‘John Lennon’ pillow, or do your yoga on the ‘Rihanna’ mat… FineArtAmerica.com has manufacturing centers all over the world, so no endless waiting for delivery !

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Fishing bird having backward thoughts

Published on 2017-11-02 by Eric Bourdon | Comment
Category(ies) : Painting


fishing bird backward thoughts 440 eric bourdon

(Zoom of the fishing bird)

 

Fishing bird having backward thoughts

Acrylic painting on linen canvas
by Eric Bourdon © 2017
Artwork size : 65 x 54 cm

 

français eric bourdon  Arrière-pensées d’un oiseau pêcheur

 

Eric Burdon, watercolor painting portrait

Published on 2017-10-10 by Eric Bourdon | Comment (1)
Category(ies) : Music, Painting


eric burdon watercolor painting portrait by eric bourdon

 

Eric Burdon
by Eric Bourdon © 2017

Watercolor painting portrait, 17×13,5 cm

From a photo published on
Deutsche Welle (DW)

 

     First, and very simple watercolor : largely used like gouache, and applied with brushes for acrylic painting on paper for markers… with digital retouching.

     Eric Victor Burdon was the lead singer of Britain’s blues-rock band The Animals (or Eric Burdon and the Animals) in the 1960s, and of the funk-rock band War (or Eric Burdon and War), in the early 1970s.

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You’re late ! – Speed drawing improv

Published on 2017-10-05 by Eric Bourdon | Comment
Category(ies) : Videos


“You’re late !” – Speed drawing improv
Video on Vimeo © Eric Bourdon

Example of a creative scribbling in 2 minutes…

(video speed is 3x the real speed)

Other videos of improvised drawing by Eric Bourdon on Vimeo !
 

français eric bourdon  En retard ! – Dessin d’impro rapide

 

EAT AGAIN – Last meal of a carnivore…

Published on 2017-09-17 by Eric Bourdon | Comment
Category(ies) : Painting


eat again eric bourdon

(Zoom on the painting)

 

EAT AGAIN
or the Last meal of a carnivore…

Acryic painting on linen canvas
Artwork size : 65x54cm, 2017
 
© Eric Bourdon

 

français eric bourdon  EAT AGAIN – Dernier repas d’un carnivore…

 

Facebook page

Published on 2017-09-13 by Eric Bourdon | Comment
Category(ies) : Miscellaneous


 

     Follow the new Facebook page of French painter Eric Bourdon ! Latest news, art exhibitions, new paintings first posted on Facebook, for you to like, comment, share…

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Crossing of the desert

Published on 2017-08-17 by Eric Bourdon | Comment
Category(ies) : Painting


Crossing of the desert Eric Bourdon painting canvas

(Zoom on the painting)

 

“Crossing of the desert”

Acryic painting on linen canvas
Artwork size : 65x54cm, 2017
 
© Eric Bourdon

 

français eric bourdon  Traversée du désert

 

Come right here ! – Controlled scribbling

Published on 2017-07-30 by Eric Bourdon | Comment
Category(ies) : Drawing, Videos


“Come right here !” – Controlled scribbling
Video on Vimeo © Eric Bourdon

 

A 3 min creative scribbling experiment…

(video speed is 3x the real speed)

Other videos of improvisational scribbling by Eric Bourdon on Vimeo !

 

“While coloring books for adults are something of a trend, there’s another artistic outlet that requires even less effort than colored pencils and markers. It may have more benefits, to boot.

Doodling — the spontaneous act of drawing, typically in the margins of whatever one is really supposed to be working on — is more than a humble distraction. While doodling gets a bad rap, it’s actually associated with better learning, creativity and performance. Here are five of doodling’s benefits :

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