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Inspired by three Old Master paintings, follow along with Nick and recreate your own still lifes:

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From the ancient Greeks to the Impressionists and beyond, still lifes have provided artists with inspiration through the centuries. Learn more about some of the paintings featured in this video: 

Learn more about still life with our 'Closer Look' guides

We'd love to see your own creations – share them with us by tagging us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

See what you can find to use at home and remember Nick's golden rules when choosing your objects:

  • something ephemeral
  • something permanent
  • something low value but with great personal value
  • something new.  
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