I like to do oil painting, but I don't intend to make that my lifelong occupation.
In preparation for painting a portrait, my friend takes many photographs in order to study the subject closely.
Tom has finished painting the picture of Mary that he's been working on for a couple of months.
We can get a glimpse of the lifestyle of ancient people from this wall painting.
As a prank, some students let three goats loose inside their school after painting the numbers 1, 2 and 4 on the sides of the goats. The teachers spent most of the day looking for goat number 3.
David has a keen interest in aesthetics — the qualities that make a painting, sculpture, musical composition, or poem pleasing to the eye, ear, or mind.
I like painting.
The lack of harmony between colors makes this painting stand out.
Lemme see your painting, Manaka. "Must you? It's embarrassing!"
When it is appraised, in order to check the authenticity and state of preservation of the painting, the real thing has to be borrowed from its owner.
Grandma Moses started painting when she was in her seventies. A late bloomer indeed!
I don't know much about painting, but I can tell that this brush has an excellent stroke feel to it.
Mr Yoshida was born in Yamagata prefecture, and graduated from Nihon University College of Art with a degree in oil painting.
When I reached the hall right away the person in charge unrelentingly said things like "This painting is certain to increase in value in the future," and I went and signed the contract.
This is a copy of a photo of a painting. I guess that makes it a third level simulacrum.