I shall make Art, whatever it takes!

How is it, that just when I am super busy with homeschooling two boys, sick cats, housework, lockdown issues, problems with teachers and interfering aunties, that suddenly people want to commission me to do super cool artworks? I don’t know, but it seems to be a natural law! Whenever I get busy doing practical andContinue reading “I shall make Art, whatever it takes!”

7 Tips for when you get stuck with your Artwork!

When you’re an artist, who takes his work seriously, you know that point in time when you stare at your work and don’t know how to continue. Making an artwork means to solve visual problems, and sometimes you just don’t immediately have the solution. That is a normal thing, we’re only human. But it canContinue reading “7 Tips for when you get stuck with your Artwork!”

10 Tips to keep your Painting loose and alive!

One of the visual problems some artists have, is that they find it hard to keep their painting or drawing ‘alive’. As an artist, you want your painting to look ‘just so’, so you want to give the problem areas all your attention, time and energy. But this is a dangerous thing, because you canContinue reading “10 Tips to keep your Painting loose and alive!”

The Essence of favourite Objects

I remember my art teacher asking us pupils this question over and over again: ‘What do you think an artwork should look like? Show me the answer in your work!’ At the time I had no answer to his question at all. I had not yet developed my own idea of what I found toContinue reading “The Essence of favourite Objects”

Dreamscape 3 – new Artwork

Dreamscape 3 By Eva Mout, Ursus Art If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to email me at ursusart.studio@gmail.com, or just leave a comment! High quality A4 – prints of this artwork are available for €20,= and A3 for €30,=. Did you enjoy this? Then please like my post and follow my blog!

Creation Frustration

Creation Frustration A rant by Eva Mout, Ursus Art Many times I have wished that being an artist would work the same as being an accountant, a shelf stocker or a mechanic. I mean, some jobs don’t really need inspiration or the right mindset or emotion. They just need to get done. I love toContinue reading “Creation Frustration”

Being original isn’t important. Here’s why.

Artists, please don’t try to be original. Because nothing is. And it doesn’t matter.  All the important stories that are being told, visually or verbally, have already been told over and over again for thousands of years. Archetypal stories of love, of good and evil, of loneliness, the failing hero, of a journey…..are not new.Continue reading “Being original isn’t important. Here’s why.”

The Fun of the Artwork Wrap-up.

There is no better feeling for me than to have wrapped up an art-project! I love that point when I know that I have successfully finished an artwork, and that from that moment on the selling-bit begins! That means taking good and sometimes original photographs of the artwork and posting them online, cycling to theContinue reading “The Fun of the Artwork Wrap-up.”

New Artwork: ‘The Coming‘

‘The Coming‘ By Eva Mout, Ursus Art If you would like to invest in a high quality print of this artwork, you can buy an A4 – size print for €20,= and an A3 – size print for €30,=. (p&p not included) What does this landscape do to you? Some of my friends tell meContinue reading “New Artwork: ‘The Coming‘”

Evening Walk

‘Evening Walk 3’ By Eva Mout, Ursus Art If you would like to invest in a high quality print of this artwork, you can buy an A4 – size print for €20,= and an A3 – size print for €30,=. (p&p not included) If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to email me atContinue reading “Evening Walk”